12 Oct 2020

Critical Zerologon Flaw Exploited in TA505 Attacks

Microsoft has reported a new campaign utilizing the critical Zerologon vulnerability previously disclosed to the public. Just days after witnessing the nation-state hacking group Mercury was observed leveraging the flaw, the TA505 Russian speaking threat group known for the Dridex banking Trojan and Locky Ransomware has been using the same

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07 Oct 2020

Microsoft Zerologon Flaw Under Attack By Iranian Nation-State Actors

Microsoft has released a warning concerning the Mercury APT group and their active exploitation of the Zerologon vulnerability in campaigns occurring over the past two weeks. Mercury APT is an Iranian nation-state threat actor leveraging the critical flaw to attack organizations, who have also been referred to as MuddyWater, Static

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01 Oct 2020

Zerologon Attacks Against Microsoft DCs Snowball in a Week

Last week, the first active exploits of the Microsoft Zerologon vulnerability (CVE-2020-1472) were flagged. Now, just over a week later, threat actors are leveraging the bug to attempt to take over Active Directory identity services as security researchers observe a massive spike in the bug’s exploitation attempts. Researchers at Cisco

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