Tag: attack

Global Cloud

Patch now: 1,300 Harbor cloud registries open to attack

September 19, 2019

Via: ZDnet

A critical vulnerability has been found in a popular open source cloud system that can permit attackers to take over registries by giving themselves administrative rights. On Wednesday, researchers from Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 said the bug was uncovered […]

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Cryptomining Malware Uninstalls Cloud Security Products

January 17, 2019

Via: Threat Post

Researchers say they have discovered a unique malware family capable of gaining admin rights on targeted systems by uninstalling cloud-security products. Instances of the malicious activity are tied to coin-mining malware targeting Linux servers. Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42, which […]