The company said that this decision is based on the fact that the company has a license from the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation and does not affect the Positive Technologies business in any way.
The document related to the new package of sanctions has already been published in the Official Journal of the EU and has entered into force.
It is strange that the Russians are outraged, because let me remind you that we also wrote that the U.S. [...]
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 [...]
Let me remind you that the SolarWinds hack has become one of the largest attacks on the supply chain in history. In December 2020, it became known that unknown attackers had attacked the company and infected its Orion platform with malware. Of the 300,000 SolarWinds customers, only 33,000 were using Orion, and at the beginning of the year, it was reported that an infected version of the platform was installed on approximately 18,000 customers, according to official figures.
As a result of [...]
The statement said that based on new information that emerged during the investigation of the attack (in particular, the DNS traffic logs), it became clear that the incident affected not 18,000 clients, as previously thought, but only about 100.
Let me remind you that the SolarWinds hack has become one of the largest attacks on the supply chain in history. In December 2020, it became known that unknown attackers had attacked the company and infected its Orion platform with malware. Of [...]
According to the authorities, they “used the SolarWinds Orion platform and other IT infrastructures as part of a large-scale cyber-espionage campaign.”
“Compromise of the SolarWinds’ supply chain by Russian Foreign Intelligence Service has enabled them to spy on and potentially disrupt more than 16,000 computer systems [...]
Back in mid-January 2021, representatives of Mimecast warned that an unknown hacker had one of its digital certificates. The attacker then abused it to gain access to some Microsoft 365 customer accounts.
The compromised certificate was used by several of the company’s products (Mimecast Sync and Recover, Continuity Monitor, and IEP) to connect to Microsoft’s infrastructure.
At the same time, it was reported that only 10% of customers used the above products [...]
Last year, it became known that SolarWinds, which develops software for enterprises to help manage their networks, systems and infrastructure, has been compromised. This attack on the supply chain has been attributed to a supposedly Russian-speaking hack group that cybersecurity experts track under the names StellarParticle (CrowdStrike), UNC2452 (FireEye) and Dark Halo (Volexity).
After infiltrating the SolarWinds network, the attackers provided Orion’s centralized monitoring and control platform with a malicious [...]
SolarWinds noted additional expenditures after paying for legal, consulting and other professional services related to the December hack. However, according to company representatives, even higher costs are expected in the future.
“We expect an increase in expenses on insurance, finance, compliance with regulatory requirements, as well as compliance with tightening legal and regulatory requirements,” – the company [...]
Now Brandon Wales, acting head of the Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection Agency (DHS CISA), said that overall, about a third of the companies attacked by these hackers were not directly related to [...]
In December 2020, it became known that unknown hackers had attacked SolarWinds and infected its Orion platform with malware.
Of the 300,000 SolarWinds [...]