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Hackers are scanning the web for vulnerable Citrix systems

Threat actors are scanning the Internet for Citrix systems affected by the recently disclosed vulnerabilities. This week Citrix has addressed 11 vulnerabilities affecting the ADC, Gateway, and SD-WAN WANOP networking products. The vulnerabilities could be exploited by attackers for local privilege escalation, to trigger a DoS condition, to bypass authorization, to get code injection, and to launch […]
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Evilnum Group targets European and British fintech companies

A threat actor tracked as Evilnum targeted financial technology companies, mainly the British and European ones, ESET researchers reported. Evilnum threat actor was first spotted in 2018 while using the homonym malware. Over the years, the group added new tools to its arsenal, including custom and homemade malware along with software purchased from the Golden […]
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Municipalities Remain Ripe Targets for Cyber Attacks: Research

Cities and towns remain enticing target for malware and cyberattacks, a KnowBe4 paper titled “The Economic Impact of Cyber Attacks on Municipalities” explains.
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Juniper Networks addressed many issues in its products

Juniper Networks addressed several vulnerabilities in its firewalls, most of them can be exploited by attackers for denial-of-service (DoS) attacks. Juniper Networks addressed several vulnerabilities in its products, most of them can be exploited by attackers for denial-of-service (DoS) attacks. Half a dozen of the flaws are DoS issues that have been rated high severity. […]
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U.S. Cybersecurity Policy, Strategy and Initiatives: Director Needed?

Will the United States gain a director to lead the country’s cybersecurity initiatives? A bipartisan group of lawmakers introduced legislation with that goal in mind.
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