Cisco Policy Suite Cluster Manager Default Password Vulnerability

Cisco released an advisory on July 18 to alert users about a critical vulnerability (CVE-2018-0375) in its Cluster Manager of Cisco Policy Suite. This vulnerability could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to log in to an affected system using the root account, which has default, static user credentials. The vulnerability […]

MODX Revolution Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Recently MODX announced two critical vulnerabilities (CVE-2018-1000207) in MODX Revolution 2.6.4 and earlier versions.  A remote attacker could use the vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code and further to control the website or delete files. Reference: https://forums.modx.com/thread/104040/revolution-2-6-4-and-prior-two-cricital-vulnerabilities-upgrade-mandatory-patch#dis-post-559515 Affected Versions MODX Revolution <= 2.6.4 Unaffected Versions  Modx Revolution >= 2.6.5 Solution Users are […]

NSFOCUS Weekly Cybersecurity Report (ID: 201826)

Internet Threat Status CVE Statistics The number of new CVE IDs in last week was 193, a decrease compared with the previous week.   Threat Review   WPA3 Standard Officially Launches With New Wi-Fi Security Features (06-25-2018) The Wi-Fi Alliance today officially launched WPA3—the next-generation Wi-Fi security standard that promises […]

Drupal Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Analysis

Overview Drupal released a security advisory on 28 March 2018 to disclose a remote execution code (RCE) vulnerability in the Drupal core, sa-core-2018-002 (CVE-2018-7600). Soon, two more security advisories were also published within a month, including a Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability and a critical code execution vulnerability — sa-core-2018-004 (CVE-2018-7602). […]

2017 DDoS and Web Application Attack Landscape

1 Introduction New Internet-based technologies and models, such as cloud computing, big data, Internet of Things (IoT), and mobile computing, are profoundly influencing transformations in the cyberspace. In this context, cyber threats keep evolving and upgrading. Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks and web application attacks are the main security threats facing […]

Iran’s 3,500 Switches Attacked – Cisco IOS/IOS XE Remote Code Execution Vulnerability CVE-2018-0171 Exploitation

News from The Iran Project, the Iranian cyber police confirmed Friday night that the country’s data center was attacked. The attack involved Iran 3500 switches, but the official in the country emphasized that the attack didn’t lead to sensitive data leakage. From description, the suspected attacker exploited the Cisco IOS / IOS […]

Drupal Code Execution Vulnerability Analysis

Recently, Drupal, a popular open-source content management framework, is found to contain a highly critical remote code execution vulnerability, which allows attackers to execute malicious code on a Drupal site, resulting in the site being completely compromised. This vulnerability is assigned CVE-2018-7600. The root cause of this vulnerability is related […]