Tags DNS hijacking
Hackers are messing with routers' DNS settings as telework surges around the world
BitDefender caught a campaign of attackers hijacking the DNS settings in Linksys routers.
DHS tells U.S. organizations to clamp down on cybersecurity in wake of Soleimani killing
The CISA advisory acknowledges the considerable capabilities at Iran’s disposal should the Islamic Republic choose to retaliate in cyberspace.
Paul Vixie on the spike in DNS hijacking
Farsight Security CEO Paul Vixie talks with CyberScoop Editor-in-Chief Greg Otto about why attackers have focused on DHS hijacking in recent months.
DNS hacks are attacks on critical infrastructure, senior U.S. diplomat says
Amb. Robert Strayer said if the recent spate of DNS hijackings are nation-state-baseds, they are no different than any other attacks on critical infrastructure.
Ongoing state-sponsored DNS hijacking campaign has compromised 40 entities
Using the DNS records, attackers are capable of rerouting user traffic and stealing credentials from what appears to be a legitimate website.
Rep. Langevin: We need a DHS briefing to understand extent of DNS hijacking threat
“We need to understand the scope of this action and how many agencies were actually affected,” Rep. Jim Langevin, D-R.I., told CyberScoop.