System Hardening

Researchers discover Critical RCE 0-day “Log4Shell” vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) in Apache Log4j logging utility (update)

Researchers have discovered a Critical 0-day vulnerability (CVE-2021-44228) in Apache Log4j logging utility that can result in remote code execution (RCE). In addition, CISA and Microsoft also issue new guidance for log4j vulnerability remediation.

NSA releases guidance on securing wireless devices in public settings

The National Security Agency (NSA) has released guidance on securing wireless devices in public settings for government national defense entities and the general public. The new 8-page guidance infosheet summarizes ways bad actors target wireless devices as well as good safeguards to protect against such cyberattacks. The NSA warns that although connecting to public Wi-Fi …

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BeagleBoyz cybercriminals launch “FASTCash 2.0” to rob banks

North Korea’s BeagleBoyz cybercriminals have launched an automated teller machine (ATM) cash-out scheme, known as FASTCash 2.0. Cyber experts from the U.S. government have detected the cyber activity over the past five years that led to nearly $2B loss to financial institutions around the world.