Another supply chain attack: Infected IObit promotion installs ransomware

A number of cybersecurity experts predicted at the end of the year that hackers will quickly learn lessons from the...

January 20th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Researchers flag fourth piece of malware seen in SolarWinds hack and detail how Microsoft 365 got exploited

Two security vendors issued more details about the SolarWinds hack and abuse of its Orion network management platform. Symantec says...

January 19th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Experts say worldwide cost of investigating SolarWinds Orion hack could be in the billions

With organizations using SolarWinds' Orion network management platform still assessing the potential damage to their systems, one U.S. expert estimates...

January 11th, 2021 Howard Solomon

U.S. agencies say Russia ‘likely’ behind SolarWinds compromise

Four American intelligence and law enforcement agencies say the odds are Russia was behind the hack of SolarWinds' Orion network...

January 5th, 2021 Howard Solomon

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Researchers say cloud deployments of SolarWinds Orion could put API keys at risk

The fallout from the SolarWinds Orion hack continues with some shareholders filing a class-action lawsuit against executives alleging they were...

January 5th, 2021 Howard Solomon

U.S. still puzzled by cyberattack that used SolarWinds vulnerability

Governments and companies around the world are still trying to figure out the damage done by intruders who got into...

January 4th, 2021 Howard Solomon

Infosec pros warned of second SolarWinds Orion vulnerability

IT administrators that use SolarWinds' Orion network management platform have more than one vulnerability to search for in the wake...

December 22nd, 2020 Howard Solomon

Adobe hack might be worse than thought: Report

Microsoft spots more than 40 organizations hit by SolarWinds hack

Microsoft has found more than 40 of its customers -- including itself -- whose systems have been compromised by leveraging...

December 18th, 2020 Howard Solomon

Microsoft AV now blocks applications with malicious SolarWinds binaries

As more CISOs using SolarWinds' Orion network management suite investigate the possibility of infected updates, Microsoft this morning began blocking...

December 16th, 2020 Howard Solomon