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Content tagged with Advanced Threats posted in January 2016
'Scarlet Mimic' Hackers Snoop On Minority Activists In China
News  |  1/25/2016  | 
Weapon of choice is the FakeM Windows backdoor, but it's making moves to more platforms.
'Asacub' Trojan Converted To Mobile Banking Weapon
News  |  1/21/2016  | 
In a sign of the times, what was once a routine data-stealing tool has evolved into a dangerous mobile banking threat.
Japanese Banks Targeted With New Rovnix Trojan
News  |  1/8/2016  | 
US organizations need to monitor such threats because cyber criminals can easily modify and migrate such threats for use here, IBM says.
'Spymel Is Latest Example Of Attackers Using Signed Malware
News  |  1/8/2016  | 
What was once reserved for targeted attacks is being increasingly used to distribute common crimeware payloads says Zscaler.
Questions Remain On How Cyberattack Caused Ukraine Blackout
News  |  1/5/2016  | 
Could BlackEnergy backdoor with KillDisk really cause a power outage? Some experts think piece of puzzle is missing.


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I Smell a RAT! New Cybersecurity Threats for the Crypto Industry
David Trepp, Partner, IT Assurance with accounting and advisory firm BPM LLP,  7/9/2021
News
Attacks on Kaseya Servers Led to Ransomware in Less Than 2 Hours
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer,  7/7/2021
Commentary
It's in the Game (but It Shouldn't Be)
Tal Memran, Cybersecurity Expert, CYE,  7/9/2021
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CVE-2018-16060
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-15
Mitsubishi Electric SmartRTU devices allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information (directory listing and source code) via a direct request to the /web URI.
CVE-2018-16061
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-15
Mitsubishi Electric SmartRTU devices allow XSS via the username parameter or PATH_INFO to login.php.
CVE-2021-27561
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-15
Yealink Device Management (DM) 3.6.0.20 allows command injection as root via the /sm/api/v1/firewall/zone/services URI, without authentication.
CVE-2020-4951
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-15
IBM Cognos Analytics 11.1.7 and 11.2.0 contains locally cached browser data, that could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information.
CVE-2021-28021
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-15
Buffer overflow vulnerability in function stbi__extend_receive in stb_image.h in stb 2.26 via a crafted JPEG file.