Tag: Linux

  • News Week Ending May 29, 2022

    Spring4Shell Botnet Flawby Artie Kaye The Spring4Shell Java exploit is currently being used to help propagate the Mirai botnet.  Mirai targets Linux-based network devices to infect, adding them to the botnet.  These bots can be deployed to obfuscate where an attack originated from by channeling the commands through an infected device.  Spring4Shell currently affects Spring…

  • News Week Ending March 27, 2022

    HP UEFI Firmware Patchby Artie Kaye To start with, what is UEFI? UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface)is the successor to the BIOS (Basic Input/Output System) on motherboards.  It is the program that tells the motherboard how to work in relation to the various hardware connected to it.   Because this exists outside of any operating system…