The flaw affects OpenSSL versions 1.02, 1.1.1, and 3.0, all of which have been patched. OpenSSL is a core component of Unix and Linux-based systems, and is also bundled into software applications that run on Windows.
Owners of the globally popular and cheap MikroTik brand of home routers inadvertently were involved in an attempt to take down Russian search engine giant Yandex in September, when the MikroTik-based Mēris botnet was used in a record-breaking DDoS attack.
In 2020, cyber criminals used cloud applications, the cover of a pandemic, and a newly embraced work-from-home culture to serve up ransomware, steal data, and disrupt how companies do business. The year is over, but the challenges and risks remain. How do we prevent these criminals from injecting chaos into our hybrid work environments? As […]