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.

On this page you will find an archive of our weekly Threat Intelligence Briefs, as well as the ability to sign up to receive these briefs every Friday. Join the thousands of other security-minded professionals who receive these weekly briefs!

After weeks of tension between Ukraine and Russia, the situation quickly escalated this week. Russian military forces started their offensive operation against Ukraine. FortiGuard Labs has been closely monitoring the situation. Since we can expect the cyber part of the conflict to escalate...

Feb 25, 2022
Despite having been around for many years, blockchain captured the zeitgeist of the digital movement with the advent of bitcoin. Digital currencies, however, are not the only application of this technology. Non-fungible tokens (NFT) entered the popular lexicon in 2021. An NFT is a digital token...

Feb 18, 2022
FortiGuard Labs is aware that a Proof-of-Concept (POC) code for a newly patched Windows vulnerability (CVE-2022-21882) that is reported to have been exploited in the wild was released to a publicly available online repository. Because of that, FortiGuard Labs issued an Outbreak Alert regarding...

Feb 11, 2022
FortiGuard Labs is aware that proof-of-concept (POC) code for a newly patched Windows vulnerability (CVE-2022-21882) that is reported to have been exploited in the wild was released to a publicly available online repository. CVE-2022-21882 is a local privilege escalation (LPE) vulnerability that...

Feb 04, 2022
In 2022, threats are unlikely to slow down. If your network and security tools were not up to the task of protecting your organization in 2021, it is not going to be any better in 2022. If you're still struggling to integrate and manage a collection of single-purpose products, the resulting...

Jan 28, 2022