Chinese Hackers Exploit Latest SolarWinds 0-Day to Target U.S. Defense Firms – Tempemail

Microsoft on Tuesday disclosed that the latest string of attacks targeting SolarWinds Serv-U managed file transfer service with a now-patched remote code execution (RCE) exploit is the handiwork of a Chinese threat actor dubbed “DEV-0322.” The revelation comes days after the Texas-based IT monitoring software maker issued fixes for the Continue Reading

The First Line of Defense Against Ransomware – Tempemail

There has been a lot of buzz in the industry about ransomware lately. Almost every other day, it’s making headlines. With businesses across the globe holding their breath, scared they might fall victim to the next major ransomware attack, it is now time to take action. The FBI IC3 report Continue Reading

60 days of insights from the DoD’s Defense Industrial Base Vulnerability Disclosure Program Pilot- Tempemail

In April of 2021, the Defense Industrial Base Vulnerability Disclosure Program (DIB-VDP) pilot kicked off a twelve-month program to invite security researchers to hunt for vulnerabilities in DIB assets across several different organizations.  The DIB-VDP is a collaboration between the Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), DoD Vulnerability Disclosure Continue Reading

Announcing Hack the Army 3.0 Results: A Conversation with Defense Digital Service, U.S. Army, and Hack the Army 3.0’s Top Hacker- Tempemail

Five years after the Defense Digital Service (DDS) launched the first-ever U.S. federal government bug bounty Challenge, we’re pleased to announce the results of Hack the Army 3.0, the third Challenge between DDS and the U.S. Army, and the 11th overall DDS bug bounty Challenge in partnership with Tempemail. Hack Continue Reading

Malware Can Use This Trick to Bypass Ransomware Defense in Antivirus Solutions – Tempemail

Researchers have disclosed significant security weaknesses in popular software applications that could be abused to deactivate their protections and take control of allow-listed applications to perform nefarious operations on behalf of the malware to defeat anti-ransomware defenses. The twin attacks, detailed by academics from the University of Luxembourg and the Continue Reading

North Korean Hackers Targeting Defense Firms with ThreatNeedle Malware – Tempemail

A prolific North Korean state-sponsored hacking group has been tied to a new ongoing espionage campaign aimed at exfiltrating sensitive information from organizations in the defense industry. Attributing the attacks with high confidence to the Lazarus Group, the new findings from Kaspersky signal an expansion of the APT actor’s tactics Continue Reading

Lazarus targets defense industry with ThreatNeedle- Tempemail

Lazarus targets defense industry with ThreatNeedle (PDF) We named Lazarus the most active group of 2020. We’ve observed numerous activities by this notorious APT group targeting various industries. The group has changed target depending on the primary objective. Google TAG has recently published a post about a campaign by Lazarus Continue Reading

US Defense Department Contract Secured By Google Cloud- Tempemail

Read Article Alphabet Inc’s Google Cloud said on Wednesday it has secured a deal with the United States Department of Defense to help detect and respond to cyber threats. The deal allows the Defense Innovation Unit to run applications across platforms including Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure Continue Reading

SonicWall Boundless Cybersecurity Platform Swiftly Providing Remote Workforces with Secure Mobile Access, Defense in ‘New Business Norm’- Tempemail

Read Article SonicWall today announced a modern Boundless Cybersecurity model designed to protect and mobilize organizations, large enterprises, government agencies and small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) operating in a ‘new business normal.’ “What we are seeing is a heroic undertaking by organizations to quickly and efficiently provide security for an Continue Reading

Why Minimizing Human Error is the Only Viable Defense Against Spear Phishing – Tempemail

Phishing attacks have become one of the business world’s top cybersecurity concerns. These social engineering attacks have been rising over the years, with the most recent report from the Anti-Phishing Working Group coalition identifying over 266,000 active spoofed websites, which is nearly double the number detected during Q4 2018. Hackers Continue Reading