Threat Signal

The Threat Signal created by the FortiGuard Labs 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.

The FortiEDR team has discovered a new ransomware variant named DarkWorld. FortiGuard Labs has confirmed this ransomware is written...

Jan 21, 2021 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 2
Editorial Note: This Threat Signal dealing with the SolarWinds attack was created by FortiGuard Labs using all of the information...

Dec 14, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 41
Editorial Note: This Threat Signal was created by FortiGuard Labs using all of the information we had available to us on December...

Dec 09, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 40
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a recent spike in malicious Egregor ransomware activity. Egregor (observed distributed via Qakbot)...

Dec 04, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 39
Researchers at the University of Graz published a white paper on a new software based side channel attack, dubbed PLATYPUSATTACK,...

Nov 11, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 38
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new out-of-band security advisory released by Oracle detailing a remote code execution vulnerability...

Nov 02, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 38
Today, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Cyber National Mission Force released a Malware Analysis...

Oct 29, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 36
Today, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department...

Oct 29, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 37
FortiGuard Labs is aware of reports of active exploitation of the Windows ZeroLogon vulnerability seen by security researchers...

Oct 20, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 35
The United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Cyber National Mission Force (CNMF) have released...

Oct 01, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 34
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a recent (Sept. 17th) tweet made by the United States National Security Agency (NSA) that alerts readers...

Sep 18, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 33
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