Dustin Hartle from Ideal Integrations Inc. has discovered an authentication bypass vulnerability in VMware Cloud Director Appliance (VCD Appliance). CVE-2023-34060 is given critical severity with a CVSS score of 9.8. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to bypass login restrictions when authenticating. VMware Cloud Director is among the leading cloud service delivery … Continue reading “VMware Cloud Director Authentication Bypass Vulnerability (CVE-2023-34060)”
The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has released an alert for a vulnerability in n the Service Location Protocol (SLP). Tracked as CVE-2023-29552, it has been given a high severity rating with a CVSS score of 7.8. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability will allow an attacker to launch a denial-of-service attack. CISA has … Continue reading “CISA Warns of Service Location Protocol (SLP) Denial-of-Service Vulnerability (CVE-2023-29552)”
QNAP has released security advisories to address command injection vulnerabilities in multiple QNAP operating system versions. Tracked as CVE-2023-23368 and CVE-2023-23369, the vulnerabilities are rated as critical with a CVSS score of 9.8 and 9, respectively. Successful exploitation of the vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to execute commands via a network.
Cisco has released software updates to address a command injection vulnerability in the Firepower Management Center (FMC). Tracked as CVE-2023-20048, the vulnerability has been given a critical severity rating with a CVSS base score of 9.9. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute specific unauthorized configuration commands on a Firepower Threat … Continue reading “Cisco Firepower Management Center (FMC) Software Command Injection Vulnerability (CVE-2023-20048)”
Atlassian has addressed a vulnerability in the Confluence Data Center and Confluence Server. CVE-2023-22518 has been given a critical severity vulnerability and a CVSS score of 9.1. Atlassian has not released much information regarding this improper authorization vulnerability. The advisory states that no proof of active exploitation is available for the vulnerability. The advisory states, … Continue reading “Atlassian Confluence Data Center and Confluence Server Improper Authorization Vulnerability (CVE-2023-22518)”
Thomas Hendrickson and Michael Weber of Praetorian Security, Inc. have discovered an authentication bypass vulnerability in F5 BIG-IP. Tracked as CVE-2023-46747, the vulnerability has a critical severity rating with a CVSS score of 9.8. Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to perform remote code execution on the target system.
VMware vCenter Server is vulnerable to out-of-bounds write (CVE-2023-34048) and partial information disclosure (CVE-2023-34056) vulnerabilities. Successful exploitation of the vulnerabilities may result in access to critical data and remote code execution.
Oracle has released its fourth quarterly edition of Critical Patch Update, which contains a group of patches for 387 security vulnerabilities. Some of the vulnerabilities addressed in this update impact more than one product. These patches address vulnerabilities in Oracle code and third-party components included in Oracle products. During the Q4 2023 Oracle Critical Patch … Continue reading “Oracle Patch Tuesday, October 2023 Security Update Review”
Cisco is aware of the active exploitation of a privilege escalation vulnerability in Cisco IOS XE Software Web UI. Tracked as CVE-2023-20198, the vulnerability may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to create an account on an affected system with privilege level 15 access. An attacker may use the compromised account to gain control of the … Continue reading “Cisco IOS XE Software Web UI Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Exploited in the Wild (CVE-2023-20198)”
The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has acknowledged the active exploitation of two vulnerabilities. CISA added the vulnerabilities to its Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog on Tuesday. CISA has recommended that users apply the vendor-released patches before October 31, 2023, to secure their networks against potential threats. The two vulnerabilities added by CISA are: CVE-2023-21608 CVE-2023-20109