The Internet Systems Consortium (ISC) has released security updates to fix vulnerabilities in versions of ISC Berkeley Internet Name Domain (BIND).
Threat actors behind a cyber attack campaign DNSpionage have been changing their tactics by delivering a new malware dubbed “Karkoff” in an effort to avoid detection.
Cisco released security updates to patch critical vulnerabilities in multiple Cisco IOS products as well as high severity bugs in Cisco Wireless LAN, IOS, and other products. Two advisories have been updated with known public vulnerability exploits as recently evealed in Sea Turtle DNS hijacking campaign.
Security experts warn of a new cyber threat campaign dubbed “Sea Turtle” that targets public and private organizations in the Middle East and North Africa. The ongoing operation likely lasted from January 2017 through the first quarter of this year.
Security researchers from FireEye have identified a wave of DNS hijacking attacks on domains owned by government, telecom and internet infrastructure organizations around the globe. The analysis suggests the bad actors behind the cyber attacks are of Iranian origin or sponsorship.