SonicWall Issues Patches for a New Critical Flaw in SMA 100 Series Devices – Tempemail

Network security company SonicWall has addressed a critical security vulnerability affecting its Secure Mobile Access (SMA) 100 series appliances that can permit remote, unauthenticated attackers to gain administrator access on targeted devices remotely. Tracked as CVE-2021-20034, the arbitrary file deletion flaw is rated 9.1 out of a maximum of 10 Continue Reading

High-Severity RCE Flaw Disclosed in Several Netgear Router Models – Tempemail

Networking equipment company Netgear has released patches to remediate a high-severity remote code execution vulnerability affecting multiple routers that could be exploited by remote attackers to take control of an affected system. Traced as CVE-2021-40847 (CVSS score: 8.1), the security weakness impacts the following models – R6400v2 (fixed in firmware Continue Reading

Travis CI Flaw Exposes Secrets of Thousands of Open Source Projects – Tempemail

Continuous integration vendor Travis CI has patched a serious security flaw that exposed API keys, access tokens, and credentials, potentially putting organizations that use public source code repositories at risk of further attacks. The issue — tracked as CVE-2021-41077 — concerns unauthorized access and plunder of secret environment data associated Continue Reading

HP OMEN Gaming Hub Flaw Affects Millions of Windows Computers – Tempemail

Cybersecurity researchers on Tuesday disclosed details about a high-severity flaw in the HP OMEN driver software that impacts millions of gaming computers worldwide, leaving them open to an array of attacks. Tracked as CVE-2021-3437 (CVSS score: 7.8), the vulnerabilities could allow threat actors to escalate privileges to kernel mode without Continue Reading

Latest Atlassian Confluence Flaw Exploited to Breach Jenkins Project Server – Tempemail

The maintainers of Jenkins—a popular open-source automation server software—have disclosed a security breach after unidentified threat actors gained access to one of their servers by exploiting a recently disclosed vulnerability in Atlassian Confluence service to install a cryptocurrency miner. The “successful attack,” which is believed to have occurred last week, Continue Reading

U.S. Cyber Command Warns of Ongoing Attacks Exploiting Atlassian Confluence Flaw – Tempemail

The U.S. Cyber Command on Friday warned of ongoing mass exploitation attempts in the wild targeting a now-patched critical security vulnerability affecting Atlassian Confluence deployments that could be abused by unauthenticated attackers to take control of a vulnerable system. “Mass exploitation of Atlassian Confluence CVE-2021-26084 is ongoing and expected to Continue Reading

Cisco Issues Patch for Critical Enterprise NFVIS Flaw — PoC Exploit Available – Tempemail

Cisco has patched a critical security vulnerability impacting its Enterprise Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure Software (NFVIS) that could be exploited by an attacker to take control of an affected system. Tracked as CVE-2021-34746, the weakness has been rated 9.8 out of a maximum of 10 on the Common Vulnerability Scoring Continue Reading

New Microsoft Exchange ‘ProxyToken’ Flaw Lets Attackers Reconfigure Mailboxes – Tempemail

Details have emerged about a now-patched security vulnerability impacting the Microsoft Exchange Server that could be weaponized by an unauthenticated attacker to modify server configurations, thus leading to the disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information (PII). The issue, tracked as CVE-2021-33766 (CVSS score: 7.3) and coined “ProxyToken,” was discovered by Le Continue Reading

Critical Cosmos Database Flaw Affected Thousands of Microsoft Azure Customers – Tempemail

Cloud infrastructure security company Wiz on Thursday revealed details of a now-fixed Azure Cosmos database vulnerability that could have been potentially exploited to grant any Azure user full admin access to other customers’ database instances without any authorization. The flaw, which grants read, write, and delete privileges, has been dubbed Continue Reading

Critical Flaw Discovered in Cisco APIC for Switches — Patch Released – Tempemail

Cisco Systems on Wednesday issued patches to address a critical security vulnerability affecting the Application Policy Infrastructure Controller (APIC) interface used in its Nexus 9000 Series Switches that could be potentially abused to read or write arbitrary files on a vulnerable system. Tracked as CVE-2021-1577 (CVSS score: 9.1), the issue Continue Reading