Cisco has patched two critical vulnerabilities that affects its Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) product. Both are rated very high CVSS score of 9.8 and could be exploited without authentication.
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.
The German government Federal Office for Information Security published technical security guidelines for broadband routers commonly used in Small Office and Home Office (SOHO) environments. The new guideline provides recommendations to manufacturers on designing and implementing routing products with "adequate state-of-the -art security features."
Security researchers warn that an IoT botnet has been scanning the internet and exploiting nearly 100,000 routers exposed with a five year old UPnP vulnerability.
Security researchers recently spotted a surge in CoinHive infected MikroTik network devices in Brazil.
NCCIC has issued a security advisory and mitigation guidance for a bluetooth vulnerability that impacts Bluetooth firmware and operating system software drivers from multiple vendors.
Trend Micro recently gathered and published new vulnerability scan data on Internet of Things (IoT) devices such as home routers and Wi-Fi devices that could be vulnerable to malware threats such as VPNFilter.
The Wi-Fi alliance announced a new and improved next-generation Wi-Fi security for personal and enterprise networks dubbed "WiFi CERTIFIED WPA3."
Organizations should be on their toes to harden and secure their network infrastructure as global cyber threats to systems are rising.
A "massive attack" going on now against Cisco switches, which are used in data-centers worldwide.