Scotland Environmental Regulator Hit By ‘Ongoing’ Ransomware Attack

Scotland Environmental Regulator Hit By ‘Ongoing’ Ransomware Attack The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) confirmed on Thursday that some of its contact center, internal systems, processes and internal communications were affected following a ransomware attack that took place on Christmas Eve. “SEPA confirms ongoing ransomware attack likely to be by international serious Read more…

Microsoft Warns Of Incoming Windows Zerologon Patch Enforcement

Microsoft Warns Of Incoming Windows Zerologon Patch Enforcement Microsoft today warned admins that updates addressing the Windows Zerologon vulnerability will transition into the enforcement phase starting next month. Zerologon is a critical 10/10 rated security flaw tracked as CVE-2020-1472 which, when successfully exploited, enables attackers to elevate privileges to domain administrator and take control over the domain. Read more…

Undisclosed Apache Velocity XSS Vulnerability Impacts GOV Sites

Undisclosed Apache Velocity XSS Vulnerability Impacts GOV Sites An undisclosed Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Apache Velocity Tools can be exploited by unauthenticated attackers to target government sites, including NASAand NOAA. Although 90 days have elapsed since the vulnerability was reported and patched, BleepingComputer is not aware of a formal disclosure made by the Read more…

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