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Content tagged with Advanced Threats posted in August 2021
HTTP/2 Implementation Errors Exposing Websites to Serious Risks
News  |  8/5/2021  | 
Organizations that don't implement end-to-end HTTP/2 are vulnerable to attacks that redirect users to malicious sites and other threats, security researcher reveals at Black Hat USA.
Why Supply Chain Attacks Are Destined to Escalate
News  |  8/5/2021  | 
In his keynote address at Black Hat USA on Wednesday, Matt Tait, chief operating officer at Corellium, called for software platform vendors and security researchers to do their part to thwart the fallout of software supply chain compromises.
Multiple Zero-Day Flaws Discovered in Popular Hospital Pneumatic Tube System
News  |  8/2/2021  | 
"PwnedPiper" flaws could allow attackers to disrupt delivery of lab samples or steal hospital employee credentials, new research shows.


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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-2021-30315
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-20
Improper handling of sensor HAL structure in absence of sensor can lead to use after free in Snapdragon Auto
CVE-2021-30316
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-20
Possible out of bound memory access due to improper boundary check while creating HSYNC fence in Snapdragon Auto, Snapdragon Connectivity, Snapdragon Consumer IOT, Snapdragon Industrial IOT, Snapdragon Mobile, Snapdragon Wearables
CVE-2021-42739
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-20
The firewire subsystem in the Linux kernel through 5.14.13 has a buffer overflow related to drivers/media/firewire/firedtv-avc.c and drivers/media/firewire/firedtv-ci.c, because avc_ca_pmt mishandles bounds checking.
CVE-2021-1980
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-20
Possible buffer over read due to lack of length check while parsing beacon IE response in Snapdragon Auto, Snapdragon Compute, Snapdragon Connectivity, Snapdragon Consumer Electronics Connectivity, Snapdragon Consumer IOT, Snapdragon Industrial IOT, Snapdragon Mobile, Snapdragon Voice & Music, S...
CVE-2021-1983
PUBLISHED: 2021-10-20
Possible buffer overflow due to improper handling of negative data length while processing write request in VR service in Snapdragon Auto, Snapdragon Compute, Snapdragon Connectivity, Snapdragon Consumer IOT, Snapdragon Industrial IOT, Snapdragon Wearables