CISA and Partners Release Joint Advisory on Understanding Ransomware Threat Actors: LockBit

Today, CISA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC), and international partners released Understanding Ransomware Threat Actors: LockBit, a joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) to help organizations understand and defend against threat actors using LockBit, the most globally used and prolific Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) in 2022 and 2023. This guide…

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Understanding Ransomware Threat Actors: LockBit

SUMMARY In 2022, LockBit was the most deployed ransomware variant across the world and continues to be prolific in 2023. Since January 2020, affiliates using LockBit have attacked organizations of varying sizes across an array of critical infrastructure sectors, including financial services, food and agriculture, education, energy, government and emergency services, healthcare, manufacturing, and transportation….

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CISA and NSA Release Joint Guidance on Hardening Baseboard Management Controllers (BMCs)

Today, CISA, together with the National Security Agency (NSA), released a Cybersecurity Information Sheet (CSI), highlighting threats to Baseboard Management Controller (BMC) implementations and detailing actions organizations can use to harden them.  BMCs are trusted components designed into a computer’s hardware that operate separately from the operating system (OS) and firmware to allow for remote…

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Rockwell Automation FactoryTalk Edge Gateway

1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY CVSS v3 7.1 ATTENTION: Low attack complexity Vendor: Rockwell Automation Equipment: FactoryTalk Edge Gateway Vulnerability: Out-of-bounds Read 2. RISK EVALUATION Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a local user to cause the program to crash, causing a denial of service. 3. TECHNICAL DETAILS 3.1 AFFECTED PRODUCTS Rockwell Automation reports this vulnerability…

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