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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A zero-day vulnerability was discovered in Log4j, a Java-based logging utility that is part of Apache Logging Services Project. Deployed on millions of servers, this vulnerability can be exploited to allow for remote code execution and total system control on vulnerable systems. This...

Dec 17, 2021
Last September 18th, a threat researcher released a write-up about a remote code execution vulnerability that affects various products from Hikvision, one of the largest video surveillance brands in the world. Hikvision is a CVE CNA and quickly assigned the CVE number, CVE-2021-36260 and...

Dec 10, 2021
FortiGuard Labs is aware of reports of recent activity from APT37. APT37 is a nation-state threat actor attributed to North Korea. The latest discovery by researchers at Kaspersky Labs has revealed a sophisticated, targeted attack that utilizes the stolen Facebook and email account credentials...

Dec 03, 2021