U.S. Banks Face Growing Threat from Cyber Attacks: New Bank Regulator

Article 0 Comments U.S. banks are facing a growing threat from cyber attackers and making defense against them more complex by relying on third-party firms for support, according to a report released Thursday by Joseph Otting, the Trump administration appointee who took over a key…

The Many Tentacles of the Necurs Botnet

Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research Introduction Over the past five years the Necurs botnet has established itself as the largest purveyor of spam worldwide. Necurs is responsible for emailing massive amounts of banking malware, ransomware, dating spam, pump-n-dump stock scams, work from home…

Business, Political Leaders List Cyber Attacks, Geopolitical Tensions as Top Concerns: WEF Survey

Article 0 Comments The threat of large-scale cyber attacks and a “deteriorating geopolitical landscape” since the election of U.S. President Donald Trump have jumped to the top of the global elite’s list of concerns, the World Economic Forum said ahead of its annual meeting in…

Tinysvcmdns Multi-label DNS DoS Vulnerabilility

Threat Research Talos is disclosing a single NULL pointer dereference vulnerability in the tinysvcmdns library. Tinysvcmdns is a tiny MDNS responder implementation for publishing services. This is essentially a mini and embedded version of Avahi or Bonjour. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Author: Talos Group Used…

Korea In The Crosshairs

Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research This blog post is authored by Warren Mercer and Paul Rascagneres and with contributions from Jungsoo An. This article exposes the malicious activities of Group 123 during 2017. We assess with high confidence that Group 123 was responsible for the following six…

Multiple Unpatched Vulnerabilities in Blender Identified

Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research Technology has evolved in incredible ways that has helped people to create and visualize media like never before. Today, people can use tools such as Blender to visualize, model, and animate 3D content, especially since it’s free and…

Cyber attacks on nuclear arsenals ‘could lead to inadvertent launches’, think tank warns

Nuclear weapons systems are increasingly at threat from cyber attacks that could sabotage controls and even lead to inadvertent launches, a think tank paper warns. The likelihood of attempted hacking attacks is “relatively high and increasing”, but has received “scant attention”. The paper from Chatham…

Ruby Rails Gem XSS Vulnerabilities

Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research Talos has discovered two XSS vulnerabilities in Ruby Rails Gems. Rails is a Ruby framework designed to create web services or web pages. Ruby Gems is a package manager for distributing software packages as ‘gems’. The two XSS…

Multiple Vulnerabilities in the CPP and Parity Ethereum Client

Cisco Blog > Threat Research Threat Research Talos is disclosing the presence of multiple vulnerabilities in the CPP and the Parity Ethereum clients. TALOS-2017-0503 / CVE-2017-14457 describes a denial of service vulnerability and potential memory leak in libevm. The function is not currently enabled in…

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