Posts tagged Emergent Threat Response

3 min Vulnerability Management

High-Risk Vulnerabilities in ConnectWise ScreenConnect

On February 19, 2024 ConnectWise disclosed two vulnerabilities in their ScreenConnect remote access software. Both vulnerabilities affect ScreenConnect 23.9.7 and earlier.

7 min Incident Response

RCE to Sliver: IR Tales from the Field

Rapid7 Incident Response was engaged to investigate an incident involving unauthorized access to two publicly-facing Confluence servers that were the source of multiple malware executions.

2 min Emergent Threat Response

Critical Fortinet FortiOS CVE-2024-21762 Exploited

CVE-2024-21762 is a critical out-of-bounds write vulnerability in Fortinet's FortiOS operating system that is known to have been exploited in the wild. Fortinet SSL VPN vulnerabilities are frequent targets for state-sponsored and other motivated adversaries.

2 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2024-0204: Critical Authentication Bypass in Fortra GoAnywhere MFT

On January 22, 2024, Fortra published a security advisory on CVE-2024-0204, a critical authentication bypass affecting its GoAnywhere MFT secure managed file transfer product prior to version 7.4.1.

3 min Emergent Threat Response

Critical CVEs in Outdated Versions of Atlassian Confluence and VMware vCenter Server

Rapid7 is highlighting two critical vulnerabilities in outdated versions of widely deployed software this week. Atlassian disclosed [https://confluence.atlassian.com/security/cve-2023-22527-rce-remote-code-execution-vulnerability-in-confluence-data-center-and-confluence-server-1333990257.html] CVE-2023-22527, a template injection vulnerability in Confluence Server with a maxed-out CVSS score of 10, while VMware pushed a fresh update to its October 2023 vCenter Server advisory [https://www.vmwar

6 min Emergent Threat Response

Zero-Day Exploitation of Ivanti Connect Secure and Policy Secure Gateways

Ivanti Connect Secure and Ivanti Policy Secure gateways have been exploited in the wild to gain access to corporate networks and conduct a range of nefarious activities, including backdooring legitimate files.

5 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-49103 - Critical Information Disclosure in ownCloud Graph API

On November 21, 2023, ownCloud disclosed CVE-2023-49103, an unauthenticated information disclosure vulnerability affecting ownCloud, when a vulnerable extension called “Graph API” (graphapi) is present.

3 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-47246: SysAid Zero-Day Vulnerability Exploited By Lace Tempest

A new zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2023-47246) in SysAid IT service management software is being exploited by the threat group responsible for the MOVEit Transfer attack in May 2023.

6 min Emergent Threat Response

Rapid7-Observed Exploitation of Atlassian Confluence CVE-2023-22518

Daniel Lydon and Conor Quinn contributed attacker behavior insights to this blog. As of November 5, 2023, Rapid7 Managed Detection and Response (MDR) is observing exploitation of Atlassian Confluence in multiple customer environments, including for ransomware deployment. We have confirmed that at least some of the exploits are targeting CVE-2023-22518 [https://confluence.atlassian.com/security/cve-2023-22518-improper-authorization-vulnerability-in-confluence-data-center-and-server-1311473907.ht

4 min Emergent Threat Response

Suspected Exploitation of Apache ActiveMQ CVE-2023-46604

Beginning Friday, October 27, Rapid7 Managed Detection and Response (MDR) identified suspected exploitation of Apache ActiveMQ CVE-2023-46604 in two different customer environments.

2 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-4966: Exploitation of Citrix NetScaler Information Disclosure Vulnerability

On October 10, 2023, Citrix published an advisory on two vulnerabilities affecting NetScaler ADC and NetScaler Gateway. The more critical of these is CVE-2023-4966, a sensitive information disclosure vulnerability that allows an attacker to read large amounts of memory after the end of a buffer.

7 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-20198: Active Exploitation of Cisco IOS XE Zero-Day Vulnerability

On Monday, October 16, Cisco’s Talos group published a blog on an active threat campaign exploiting CVE-2023-20198, a “previously unknown” zero-day vulnerability in the web UI component of Cisco IOS XE software.

3 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-22515: Zero-Day Privilege Escalation in Confluence Server and Data Center

On October 4, 2023, Atlassian published a security advisory on CVE-2023-22515, a critical vulnerability affecting on-premises instances of Confluence Server and Confluence Data Center.

6 min Emergent Threat Response

Critical Vulnerabilities in WS_FTP Server

On September 27, 2023, Progress Software published a security advisory on multiple vulnerabilities affecting WS_FTP Server [https://www.ipswitch.com/ftp-server], a secure file transfer solution. There are a number of vulnerabilities in the advisory, two of which are critical (CVE-2023-40044 and CVE-2023-42657). Our research team has identified what appears to be the .NET deserialization vulnerability (CVE-2023-40044) and confirmed that it is exploitable with a single HTTPS POST request and a pre

2 min Emergent Threat Response

CVE-2023-42793: Critical Authentication Bypass in JetBrains TeamCity CI/CD Servers

On September 20, 2023, JetBrains disclosed CVE-2023-42793, a critical authentication bypass vulnerability in on-premises instances of their TeamCity CI/CD server. Successful exploitation could make the vulnerability a potential supply chain attack vector.