Threat Signal

The Threat Signal created by the FortiGuard Labs SE team is intended to provide you with insight on emerging issues that are trending within the cyber threat landscape. The Threat Signal will provide concise technical details about the issue, mitigation recommendations and a perspective from the FortiGuard Labs team in an FAQ style format.

Whether it’s significant vulnerability disclosures including high profile zero days, coordinated announcements with Cyber Threat Alliance partners, malware of significance, or any threat making the news cycle, FortiGuard Threat Signals are there for you.

This week, the United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) indicted five Chinese nationals for hacking into the networks of over...

Sep 17, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 32
On September 15th, the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) along with the Federal Bureau of...

Sep 15, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 31
On September 14th, the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) along with the Federal Bureau of...

Sep 14, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 30
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new vulnerability disclosed this week in a WP FIle Manager plugin that will allow for remote code...

Sep 03, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 29
Today, the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), in conjunction with the Department of the Treasury...

Aug 25, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 28
Today, The United States National Security Agency (NSA) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released a joint report on threat...

Aug 13, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 26
Today, Microsoft released two out of band advisories for CVE-2020-1425 and CVE-2020-1457. Both CVEs contain a remote code execution...

Jun 30, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 20
The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) issued advisory 2020-008: Copy-paste compromises - tactics, techniques and procedures...

Jun 19, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 19
Earlier in the week, The United States National Security Agency (NSA) issued an alert highlighting active exploitation of the...

Jun 01, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 18
Microsoft Security Updates for April 2020 (commonly known as Patch Tuesday) have been released to the public today. There were...

Apr 14, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 16
Today, Microsoft issued an advisory titled ADV200006 | Type 1 Font Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. According to the...

Mar 23, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 13
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new vulnerability disclosed today on Twitter by security researcher Steven Seeley affecting Zoho...

Mar 06, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 9
Today, US-CERT issued an alert to the public to be aware of various Coronavirus/COVID-19 related scams. This culminates several...

Mar 06, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 10
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new attack on Apache Tomcat Servers dubbed "GhostCat." Discovered by Chaitin Tech, a vulnerability...

Feb 28, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 8
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a newly disclosed vulnerability in Zyxel network attached storage (NAS) devices in an advisory published...

Feb 24, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 6