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Archive for February, 2019

SB19-056: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of February 18, 2019

By on February 25, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 25, 2019 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center […]

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ISC Releases Security Updates for BIND

By on February 22, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 22, 2019 The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released security updates that address vulnerabilities affecting multiple versions of ISC Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND). A remote attacker could exploit one of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) encourages users and administrators […]

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SB19-049: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of February 11, 2019

By on February 19, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 18, 2019 | Last revised: February 19, 2019 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) […]

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Microsoft Releases February 2019 Security Updates

By on February 12, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 12, 2019 Microsoft has released updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in Microsoft software. A remote attacker could exploit some of these vulnerabilities to take control of an affected system. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), encourages users and administrators to […]

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Internet Romance Scams

By on February 12, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 12, 2019 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has released an article addressing a rise in reports of internet romance scams. In this type of fraud, cyber criminals gain the confidence of their victims and trick them into sending money. Use caution when online dating, and never send money or gifts to […]

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New Session Added: CISA Awareness Briefing on Chinese Malicious Cyber Activity

By on February 12, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 12, 2019 The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has added an additional session to the virtual awareness briefing on Chinese malicious cyber activity targeting managed service providers. The briefing will be held on Thursday, February 14, 2019, from 1-2 p.m. ET. The briefing will provide a background on the identified […]

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runc Open-Source Container Vulnerability

By on February 11, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 11, 2019 The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), is aware of a vulnerability affecting several open-source container management systems that leverage runc. NCCIC encourages users and administrators to review the runc security advisory, and the RedHat and Amazon Web Services […]

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Microsoft Releases Security Advisory for Exchange Server

By on February 5, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 05, 2019 Microsoft has released an advisory to address an elevation of privilege vulnerability in Microsoft Exchange Server. AnĀ attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), encourages users and administrators […]

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Marvell Avastar Wi-Fi Vulnerability

By on February 5, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 05, 2019 The CERT Coordination Center (CERT/CC) has released information on a vulnerability affecting Marvell Avastar wireless system on chip (SoC) models. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to take control of an affected system. The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency […]

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SB19-035: Vulnerability Summary for the Week of January 28, 2019

By on February 4, 2019 in Recent Vulnerabilities

Original release date: February 04, 2019 The US-CERT Cyber Security Bulletin provides a summary of new vulnerabilities that have been recorded by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) National Vulnerability Database (NVD) in the past week. The NVD is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center […]

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