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What happened? The first information about the incident was issued yesterday, September 15th, 2022. We know that a hacker called “Tea Pot” successfully accessed Uber infrastructure and critical cloud services such as AWS, Slack, Google Workspace, and others.  Most likely, Uber understood what had happened after this message was posted to their corporate Slack from the hacker itself: Source: https://www.theverge.com/2022/9/16/23356213/uber-hack-teen-slack-google-cloud-credentials-powershell The community became aware of this incident from a public message posted by a hacker on…

Ingress controllers allow users to configure an HTTP load balancer for applications running on Kubernetes. It’s needed to serve those applications to clients outside of the Kubernetes Cluster. It’s also configured with Kubernetes API to deploy objects called Ingress Resources The NGINX Ingress Controller is a production-grade Ingress controller (daemon) that runs alongside NGINX Open Source or NGINX Plus instances in a Kubernetes environment. The daemon monitors NGINX Ingress resources and Kubernetes Ingress resources to…

On May 5, 2022, MITRE published CVE-2022-1388, an authentication bypass vulnerability in the BIG-IP modules affecting the iControl REST component. The vulnerability was assigned a CVSSv3 score of 9.8 The vulnerability was discovered internally by the F5 security team and there is no evidence of whether it’s exploited publicly. There is no publicly available proof of concept at the time of writing this blog post. Newly discovered BIG-IP vulnerability affects the following product and versions:…

Introduction This article clarifies what nearby record consideration (LFI) weaknesses are, including the way assailants can take advantage of them on weak web applications and what safe coding practices can assist you with forestalling local document incorporation assaults. Record incorporations are important for each high-level server-side language on the web. They are expected to keep web application code clean and viable. They additionally permit web applications to peruse documents from the record framework, give download…

Wallarm has rolled out the update to detect and mitigate CVE-2021-44228. No additional actions are required from the customers Attempts at exploitation will be automatically blocked in a blocking mode When working in a monitoring mode, consider creating a virtual patch Log4Shell A 0-day exploit in the Java core library log4j was discovered that results in Remote Code Execution (RCE) by simple 1-line exploit with JNDI URL. Given how ubiquitous this library is, the impact…

Cyber-attacks have become a norm these days as many as 4,000 attacks are happening every day, alone in the US. Bad actors have ample ways to target it’s the victim and the logic bomb is one of them. Logic bomb virus may seem subtle on the surface but can be profoundly damaging, if not taken care of expertly. As the logic bomb is not much debated and gets overshadowed by more notorious dangers like phishing,…