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Citrix Accelerates Patch Rollout For Critical RCE Flaw

Citrix has issued the first of several updates fixing a critical vulnerability in various versions of its Citrix Application Delivery Controller (ADC) and Citrix Gateway products.

By |2020-01-21T12:19:28-05:00January 21st, 2020|citrix, Citrix ADC, Citrix gateway, CVE-2019-19781, exploit code, Hacks, poc exploit, remote code execution, shitrix, unpatched flaw, Vulnerabilities, vulnerability|Comments Off on Citrix Accelerates Patch Rollout For Critical RCE Flaw

News Wrap: PoC Exploits, Cable Haunt and Joker Malware

Are publicly-released PoC exploits good or bad? Why is the Joker malware giving Google a headache? The Threatpost team discusses all this and more in this week's news wrap.

By |2020-01-17T13:03:42-05:00January 17th, 2020|cable haunt, critical vulnerability, exploit code, google, google play, Hacks, ISP, joker malware, poc, podcast, Podcasts, proof-of-concept exploit, Vulnerabilities, zero day|Comments Off on News Wrap: PoC Exploits, Cable Haunt and Joker Malware

Oil-and-Gas Specialist APT Pivots to U.S. Power Plants

Researchers say that physically disruptive attacks aren't imminent, but an increased focus on U.S. electrical-grid operators doesn't bode well.

By |2020-01-10T07:58:37-05:00January 10th, 2020|apt, Critical Infrastructure, cyberattack, dragos report, electric companies, Electrical grid, expansion, Hacks, magnallium, North America, oil and gas, parisite, physically disruptive, power plants, Trisis|Comments Off on Oil-and-Gas Specialist APT Pivots to U.S. Power Plants

FBI Taps Apple to Unlock Pensacola Shooter’s iPhone

It's unclear yet whether the Cupertino giant will assist, given past history of court battles over such incidents.

By |2020-01-07T10:43:33-05:00January 7th, 2020|All Writs Act, apple, backdoor, bypass, Court case, crack, FBI, Government, Hacks, iphone, Mobile Security, Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani, naval air station, passcode, pensacola, privacy, san bernadino, shooting, Syed Farook, terrorism, unlock|Comments Off on FBI Taps Apple to Unlock Pensacola Shooter’s iPhone

Cybercriminals Fill Up on Gas Pump Transaction Scams Ahead of Oct. Deadline

Gas stations will become liable for card-skimming at their pay-at-the-pump mechanisms starting in October.

By |2020-01-03T13:22:46-05:00January 3rd, 2020|Breach, card skimming attacks, chip and pin, EMV, gas station, Hacks, liability, oct. 2020 deadline, pay at the pump, payment cards, pci dss compliance, point of sale|Comments Off on Cybercriminals Fill Up on Gas Pump Transaction Scams Ahead of Oct. Deadline

Mean Time to Hardening: The Next-Gen Security Metric

Given that the average time to weaponizing a new bug is seven days, you effectively have 72 hours to harden your systems before you will see new exploits.

By |2019-12-30T09:00:18-05:00December 30th, 2019|automox, cybersecurity metrics, EDR, endpoint detection and response, exploits, Hacks, InfoSec Insider, mean time to harden, Patch management, Patching, richard melick, time to exploitation, Vulnerabilities|Comments Off on Mean Time to Hardening: The Next-Gen Security Metric