December 31, 2021
Bug Cisco FTD ASA Firewall Disrupt Operations Cyber Threat Vulnerability Assessment

Bug in Cisco FTD and ASA disables firewall and disrupt operations

Security experts have recently warned about a new bug that has been identified this week in Cisco Firepower Threat Defence (FTD) and Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewalls that could open doors for distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. Moreover, the discovered high-severity vulnerability – CVE-2021-34704 – is said not to require advanced privileges or special access to...
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Microsoft MSHTML Vulnerability Cyberattack Iran Active X

Microsoft MSHTML vulnerability gets abused by attackers from Iran

Security researchers discovered a vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows MSHTML platform exploited by Iranian threat actors to target fellow Iranian victims using a new PowerShell-based information stealer engineered to collect massive data from the infected devices. From a report, the stealer was described as a PowerShell script that has concise and powerful collection capabilities; with...
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PerSwaysion Phishing Campaign Social Engineering Fraud Prevention Digital Risk Monitoring

PerSwaysion phishing campaign targets organisations worldwide

Recent experts’ analysis shows that a phishing kit called PerSwaysion has been used for thousands of attacks worldwide that threaten organisations across different industries. It provides a way for threat actors to execute relatively easy phishing campaigns with lesser effort. The PerSwaysion phishing kit uses Microsoft file-sharing services, like OneNote, Sway, and SharePoint, to trap...
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