Let me remind you that we also wrote that Grouping LockBit Announced the Hacking of the Information Security Company Mandiant, and also that LockBit Ransomware Uses Windows Defender to Download Cobalt Strike.
The Entrust hack became known back in June 2022. Then Bleeping Computer reported that the company suffered from te ransomware attack, during which data was stolen from its systems. Representatives of Entrust confirmed to reporters the fact of hacking, but did not provide any details of [...]
Journalists from Bleeping Computer report that a reader reported the problem to them, who was very surprised to find several references to vulnerable systems listed in the “references” section in the CVE bulletin.
Typically, this section provides links to primary sources (report, blog post, PoC demo) that explain the vulnerability. Sometimes security bulletins do include links confirming the existence of a vulnerability, but usually they lead to [...]
According to Bleeping Computer, such warnings mostly appear on Windows Server 2016 systems and says: “Microsoft Defender for Endpoint has detected possible sensor tampering with memory.” These warnings apply to the OpenHandleCollector.exe process.
Microsoft representatives have already told outraged administrators that there is really nothing to worry about, as these are false positives. It is known that at the present time the [...]
Endpoint Security Platform (formerly known as Microsoft Defender Advanced Threat Protection or Defender ATP) may not launch on devices with Windows Server Core installed. The issue is known to only affect devices with KB5007206 on Windows Server 2019 and KB5007205 on Windows Server 2022.“After installing KB5007205 (or later updates), Microsoft Defender for Endpoint may not start on devices with Windows Server Core installed.”reported in company.
It is [...]
Bleeping Computer says that to fine-tune the algorithm, reseacyers will need a copy of the keyboard of the target ATM, since it is necessary to take into account the specific dimensions and spacing of the keys. On such a layout, using machine learning and a video of people entering PIN codes, the algorithm learns to recognize different keystrokes and assign certain probabilities to different sets of [...]
These credentials were allegedly copied from vulnerable devices last summer. The attackers say that the vulnerability used to collect information has already been fixed, but many of the credentials are still valid.
Bleeping Computer writes that the list of credentials was released free of charge by hacker Orange, who is the administrator of the recently launched hack forum RAMP and a former operator of Babuk.
Previously, due to disagreements between members of the hack group Bubuk, Orange separated from the team to found RAMP, [...]
It turned out that one of the company’s servers was infected with Sunburst malware.We identified a compromised SolarWinds server and took immediate steps to contain and eliminate the threat. While we believe that Autodesk’s customer operations and products were not affected by this attack, other similar attacks could have a significant negative impact on our systems and operations.the company said in a statement.
An Autodesk spokesman told Bleeping Computer that the attackers did not deploy any malware on [...]
The Microsoft Defender Command Line Tool update now includes a new command line argument -DownloadFile. The directive allows a local user to use the Microsoft Antimalware Service Command Line Utility (MpCmdRun.exe) to download a file from a remote location using a dedicated command.
“Well, you can download a file from the internet using Windows Defender itself. In this example, I was able to download Cobalt Strike beacon [...]
According to the publication, since the end of July, the modified hosts file has been identified as posing a threat “SettingsModifier: Win32/HostsFileHijack“. If the user clicks on “More” after receiving such a warning, nothing is explained to him, only he is told that the file exhibits “potentially unwanted behavior.”
If the user agrees to eliminate the “threat”, the system will clear the hosts file and [...]