CISA issues emergency order requiring agencies to patch critical Windows bug
The order gives federal civilian agencies roughly 24 hours to act.
Microsoft issues patch for wormable Windows DNS Server flaw
Microsoft is issuing a patch for a severe Windows DNS vulnerability that could allow attackers to gain control of targets' entire IT infrastructure.
The NSA is piloting a secure DNS service for the defense industrial base
The effort aims to secure services on small- and medium-sized companies working on Department of Defense weapons technologies
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.
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.