Commonly, malware will fingerprint the host it executes on, in an attempt to discover more about its environment and act accordingly. Part of this process is quite often dedicated to analyzing specific data in order to figure out if the malware is running inside a VM, which could just be a honeypot or an analysis […]
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We have recently disclosed a list of vulnerabilities to Sophos that allow local attackers to elevate their privileges and execute code in the security context of the SYSTEM user account. Affected Products SafeGuard Enterprise 8.00.4 and earlier (Fix: install 8.00.5) SafeGuard Easy 7.00.2.35 and earlier (Fix: install 7.00.3) SafeGuard LAN Crypt 188.8.131.52 and earlier (Fix: […]
Note: These vulnerabilities remain unpatched at the point of publication. We have been working with Symantec to try and help them to fix this since our initial private disclosure in July 2017 (full timeline at the end of this article), however no patch has yet been released. Consequently, we are at the point of publishing […]
Nettitude have discovered three vulnerabilities in Carbon Black; CVE-2016-9570, CVE-2016-9568 and CVE-2016-9569. Two of these have been patched at the time of writing. CVE-2016-9570 Module: cb.exe (SRC-149) Version: 184.108.40.206603 Bug Type: Read-Out-Of-Bounds Impact: DoS Prerequisites: Hijack NetMon Pipe Severity: Medium Status: Remediated Note: The following technical details are taken from the x86 build of the Carbon Black […]