IP Reputation Report-02012019
Top 10 countries in attack counts: The above diagram shows the top 10 regions with the most malicious IP addresses from the NSFOCUS IP Reputation databases at February 01, 2019.
Case AnalysisCase Analysis If you do not report the loss of the SIM card after your phone is lost, a hacker may use it to obtain SMS verification codes. Activation of the quick pay service requires only the ID card number, bank card number, and SMS verification code.
In a new report, NSFOCUS introduced the IP Chain-Gang concept, in which each chain-gang is controlled by a single threat actor or a group of related threat actors that exhibit similar behavior among the various attacks conducted by the same gang. The report analyzes the IP Chain-Gangs attack types, volume, size of events, gang […]
1 Vulnerability Overview Recently, a security researcher discovered a critical vulnerability in the Advanced Packaging Tool (APT) of Linux. This vulnerability stems from the APT’s failure to properly handle redirects, which can be triggered via a man-in-the-middle attack or a malicious package mirror, resulting in remote code execution.
Overview On January 22, 2019, local time, security researcher Max Justicz announced his discovery of a remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability in Linux apt/apt-get. This vulnerability stems from the APT’s failure to properly handle certain parameters involved in HTTP redirects. It can be triggered via a man-in-the-middle attack or a malicious package mirror, resulting in […]
The ubiquity of the Internet is attracting more and more youths to the computer industry, especially the hacker community that holds a supreme position in the realm of cyber security. Every person eager to be part of the IT industry seems to be able to get something from it, ranging from appearing cool to making […]
Top 10 countries in attack counts: The above diagram shows the top 10 regions with the most malicious IP addresses from the NSFOCUS IP Reputation databases at January 25, 2019. CN increased 1% from 43% to 44% and US stayed at 12% from last week.
Case Analysis It is a common practice to protect an account with a password. However, the account will be compromised if the password is disclosed. Now many mobile phones or apps support two-step verification. When detecting a login to your account from another phone, the mechanism requires the other form of authentication, for example, a […]
Container Security Protection – Image Security Image Security Images are the basis of containers. Therefore, their security speaks a lot for that of the entire container ecosystem. Container images are a series of images stacked layer by layer. They are distributed and updated through image repositories. The following sections describe how to secure images from […]