Weekly Threat Briefs

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Activity Summary -- Week Ending December 23, 2016 Some things never change and that's certainly the case with attacks on educational institutions over the holidays. Many older educational applications are left exposed to the Internet, and attackers know that district IT managers will be paying less...

Dec 22, 2016
Activity Summary -- Week Ending December 16, 2016

Dec 15, 2016
Activity Summary -- Week Ending December 9, 2016 With all the attention IoT security has been receiving lately, it is not surprising how many new vulnerabilities have been discovered in such a small amount of time. This week, two backdoor accounts that could give a hacker full access to the affected...

Dec 08, 2016
Activity Summary -- Week Ending December 2, 2016 December, the month of snow and red and white hats, welcomes us with two 0-day vulnerabilities on its first day. During the night between the 30th of November and the 1st of December, two high risk vulnerabilities were shared on a forum discussing Fi...

Dec 01, 2016
Activity Summary -- Week Ending December 2, 2016 December, the month of snow and red and white hats, welcomes us with two 0-day vulnerabilities on its first day. During the night between the 30th of November and the 1st of December, two high risk vulnerabilities were shared on a forum discussing Fi...

Dec 01, 2016