Threat Signal

The Threat Signal created by the FortiGuard Labs SE team 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.

Today, Microsoft released two out of band advisories for CVE-2020-1425 and CVE-2020-1457. Both CVEs contain a remote code execution...

Jun 30, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 20
The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) issued advisory 2020-008: Copy-paste compromises - tactics, techniques and procedures...

Jun 19, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 19
Earlier in the week, The United States National Security Agency (NSA) issued an alert highlighting active exploitation of the...

Jun 01, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 18
Microsoft Security Updates for April 2020 (commonly known as Patch Tuesday) have been released to the public today. There were...

Apr 14, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 16
Today, Microsoft issued an advisory titled ADV200006 | Type 1 Font Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. According to the...

Mar 23, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 13
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new ransomware campaign that is being called "Coronavirus" ransomware. This is referred to as such...

Mar 12, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: LOW ID: 12
Today, Microsoft issued an advisory titled ADV200005 | Microsoft Guidance for Disabling SMBv3 Compression. According to the alert,...

Mar 10, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: HIGH ID: 11
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new vulnerability disclosed today on Twitter by security researcher Steven Seeley affecting Zoho...

Mar 06, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 9
Today, US-CERT issued an alert to the public to be aware of various Coronavirus/COVID-19 related scams. This culminates several...

Mar 06, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 10
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a new attack on Apache Tomcat Servers dubbed "GhostCat." Discovered by Chaitin Tech, a vulnerability...

Feb 28, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 8
FortiGuard Labs is aware of reports of active exploitation of CVE-2020-0688 - Microsoft Exchange Validation Key Remote Code Execution...

Feb 26, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: LOW ID: 7
FortiGuard Labs is aware of a newly disclosed vulnerability in Zyxel network attached storage (NAS) devices in an advisory published...

Feb 24, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: MED ID: 6
Today, the United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) in conjunction with the Department of Homeland...

Feb 14, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: LOW ID: 5
Today's Microsoft Patch Tuesday release for February 11, 2020 contains (99) reported disclosures affecting almost as many product...

Feb 11, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: LOW ID: 4
FortiGuard Labs SE team is aware of new sample attributed to the MuddyWater APT group, discovered today by researchers at ANY.RUN....

Jan 20, 2020 TLP Level: Threat Level: LOW ID: 3