15 January 2021

Vulnerability summary for the week: January 15, 2021

Vulnerability summary for the week: January 15, 2021
A weekly vulnerability digest.

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Iranian cyberspies took advantage of Christmas to launch spearphishing attacks

Iranian cyberspies took advantage of Christmas to launch spearphishing attacks

The Charming Kitten hackers sent fake text messages from “Google Account Recovery” and fake emails with Christmas content.
15 January 2021
NSA: Companies should use only designated enterprise DNS resolvers for DNS traffic

NSA: Companies should use only designated enterprise DNS resolvers for DNS traffic

DoH is not a panacea and does not guarantee protection from hackers, the NSA warns.
15 January 2021
An ongoing cyber-espionage campaign targets Colombian government and energy firms

An ongoing cyber-espionage campaign targets Colombian government and energy firms

To conduct their surveillance activities the attackers rely on the Remcos, njRAT and AsyncRAT malware.
14 January 2021
Complex hacking campaign targets Windows, Android users with zero days

Complex hacking campaign targets Windows, Android users with zero days

The watering hole operation exploited vulnerabilities in Windows and Chrome in order to install malware on devices.
14 January 2021