Weekly Threat Briefs

FortiGuard Labs uses its industry leading global infrastructure of threat sensors, honeypots, and collectors to provide you with the largest source of data of any pure play network security vendor. Data is collected from all of these sources on a continual basis and analyzed by Fortinet’s world-wide team of analysts to provide you with a weekly recap of the incidents and threats you care the most about.

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is a powerful technology, and because of this it holds great potential for exploitation by cyber criminals. Considering this, the only way that security leaders can stay ahead of bad actors is by gaining a true understanding of how this technology can be weaponized....

Jul 30, 2021
FortiGuard Labs has discovered a malicious spam campaign that uses the names of two well-known corporate entities as a social engineering lure to trick a target into opening a maliciously crafted Microsoft Excel document. When opened, the document contacts a remote server that downloads a...

Jul 23, 2021
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a report of attacks that exploited a zero-day vulnerability in SolarWinds' Serv-U Managed File Transfer Server and Serv-U Secured FTP products. SolarWinds was first notified of the vulnerability by Microsoft, which observed in-the-wild attacks. Exploiting the...

Jul 16, 2021
A new global supply chain ransomware attack is currently targeting users of Kaseya VSA, a software platform that provides remote management of IT operations spanning service desk ticketing to performance monitoring and reporting. As a central management console, the Kaseya VSA platform is used...

Jul 09, 2021
#PrintNightmare Zero Day Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Jul 02, 2021