[ALERT] AGENT SMITH MALWARE

Submitted by irteam on Sat, 10/19/2019 - 08:38

Background
Android users should be on the alert on the new, malicious malware dubbed as “Agent Smith”. About 25 million devices have already been infected worldwide. The malware attacks silently, hence making it challenging for common Android users to identify the threat. 

[ALERT] PEER TO PEER FILE SHARING

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/17/2019 - 08:55

Background
File Sharing programs allows internet users to share, download, and view  files on their individual computers.
P2P networks has become one of the medium for spreading of viruses, spyware, adware, malware through file sharing applications as it may lead to security breaches in the form of unauthorized access (hacking), worms, viruses and phishing.


Impact

[ALERT] NEW EXIM INTERNET MAILER FLAW PATCH RELEASED

Submitted by irteam on Thu, 10/03/2019 - 08:25

Background
EXIM has released a security update EXIM version 4.92.3(CVE-2019-16928) to address the flaw in exim mail servers which is an open-source message transfer agent (MTA) for use on Unix Systems connected to the internet. This exploitation could allow a remote attacker to simply crash or potentially execute malicious code on targeted servers.
 

Affected System
All versions 4.92 up to and including 4.92.2
 

[ALERT] CISCO RELEASED SECURITY UPDATES

Submitted by irteam on Tue, 10/01/2019 - 08:35

Background
Critical Vulnerabilities have been found in CISCO products and disclosed by CISCO this week in which an estimation of 100 or more devices have been affected. CISCO has been released Security Updates to address the 13 high severity vulnerabilities found in CISCO IOS Software and CISCO IOS XE Software.
Associated vulnerabilities details can be found at https://tools.cisco.com/security/center/viewErp.x?alertId=ERP-72547


Affected System