Monthly Archives: March 2013

Critical BIND vulnerability – Millions of DNS servers around the world affected

Information regarding a highly critical remote BIND issue affecting 9.7, 9.8 and 9.9 has surfaced, affecting millions of DNS servers around the globe. It’s been marked as Critical and is remote exploitable. When exploited, it causes a DoS. “A flaw … Continue reading

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Cisco IOS Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities

Information regarding 7 DoS vulnerabilities for Cisco IOS was released yesterday by Cisco. All of them are regarding DoS attacks, so it’s recommended to upgrade as soon as possible. Cisco IOS Software Internet Key Exchange Vulnerability http://tools.cisco.com/security/center/content/CiscoSecurityAdvisory/cisco-sa-20130327-ike Cisco IOS Software … Continue reading

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Basefarm SIRT newsletter Week 13

As you can see, this newsletter does not look like the ones before! From now on, we will post the top 5 links that catch our interest each Friday (or earlier in the week, in case of holidays). Then, on … Continue reading

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Basefarm SIRT Newsletter 2013-03-22

BF-SIRT NEWSLETTER Year – Week: 2013 – 12 https://www.basefarm.com/en/technical-support/Basefarm-SIRT/ Weekly summary Multiple South Korean banks and broadcasters were hit by a group of unknown hackers going by the name of “Whois Team”, and there are of course rumors going around … Continue reading

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iOS 6.1.3 Released

iOS 6.1.3 has been released, and fixes six security issues (for example the “partly unlock your iphone without entering your code” issue and and a flaw in WebKit that can be used to execute arbitrary code). It’s recommended to update … Continue reading

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Ruby on Rails patched to 3.2.13, 3.1.12, and 2.3.1

There are new versions of ruby on rails released, and the version you are running should be updated as soon as possible to avoid malicious users exploiting one or more of known vulnerabilities that are fixed in these releases. Information … Continue reading

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OS X (v10.8.3), Security update 2013-001 and Safari Webkit updated to 6.0.3

Apple has released security updates for OS X (v10.8.3), security update 2013-001 and security updates for Safari Webkit 6.0.3 to address multiple vulnerabilities. The vulnerabilities could potentially allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code, bypass authentication, leverage additional attacks, cause … Continue reading

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Basefarm SIRT Newsletter 2013-03-15

BF-SIRT NEWSLETTER Year – Week: 2013 – 11 https://www.basefarm.com/en/technical-support/Basefarm-SIRT/ Weekly summary The big headlines this week has been how security expert Brian Krebs was targeted by criminals who amongst other things took down his site and had police raid his … Continue reading

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Adobe Flash Player 11.6.602.171 for Windows and Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.273 for Linux

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player 11.6.602.171 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh, Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.273 and earlier versions for Linux, Adobe Flash Player 11.1.115.47 and earlier versions for Android 4.x, and Adobe Flash Player … Continue reading

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Basefarm SIRT Newsletter 2013-03-08

BF-SIRT NEWSLETTER Year – Week: 2013 – 10 https://www.basefarm.com/en/technical-support/Basefarm-SIRT/ Weekly summary Evernote was the highest profile victim of an attack this week. The attack on their systems meant that 50 million account names and encrypted passwords were stolen. USA has … Continue reading

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