Cisco Talos

July 19, 2018

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Blocking Cryptocurrency Mining with Cisco Talos

The value of cryptocurrencies has fluctuated wildly, but the value is still high enough to garner a lot of attention, both legitimate and malicious. Most of the malicious...

July 19, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: Foxit PDF Reader JavaScript Remote Code Execution Vulns

Overview Discovered by Aleksandar Nikolic of Cisco Talos. Talos is disclosing a pair of vulnerabilities in Foxit PDF Reader. Foxit PDF...

July 19, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Vulnerabilities in ACD Systems Canvas Draw 4

These vulnerabilities were discovered by Tyler Bohan of Cisco Talos Today, Talos is disclosing several vulnerabilities that have been identified in Canvas Draw graphics editing tool for...

July 11, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: Computerinsel Photoline Multiple Vulnerabilities

Cisco Talos is disclosing several vulnerabilities within Computerinsel PhotoLine, an image processing tool used to modify and edit images and graphics. The vulnerabilities are present in the parsing functionality.

July 10, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Antenna House Vulnerabilities

Cisco Talos has identified six vulnerabilities in the Antenna House Office Server Document Converter (OSDC). These vulnerabilities can be used to remotely execute code on a vulnerable system.

July 10, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple Adobe Acrobat DC Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilties

Today, Talos is releasing details of a new vulnerabilities within Adobe Acrobat Reader DC that tricks a user into visiting a malicious web page.

June 29, 2018

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Vulnerability Spotlight: VMWare Workstation DoS Vulnerability

Today, Talos is disclosing a vulnerability in VMWare Workstation that could result in Denial of Service.  VMWare Workstation is a widely used virtualization platform designed to run alongside a...

May 9, 2018

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Gandcrab Ransomware Walks its Way onto Compromised Sites

While we've seen cryptocurrency miners overtake ransomware as the most popular malware on the threat landscape, Gandcrab is proof that ransomware can still strike at any time.

April 27, 2018

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Talos Threat Round Up for April 20-27

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between April 06 and April 13. As with previous round-ups, this post isn't meant to be an...