AA20-006A: Potential for Iranian Cyber Response to U.S. Military Strike in Baghdad

Original release date: January 6, 2020SummaryThe Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is sharing the following information with the cybersecurity community as a primer for assisting in the protection...

AAXX-XXXX: TA14-353A YARA Rules Update

Original release date: January 3, 2020SummaryN/A Technical DetailsN/A MitigationsHost Based Indicators   Below are potential YARA signatures to detect malware binaries on host machines:   rule SMB_Worm_Tool {          strings:             $STR1 = "GlobalFwtSqmSession106829323_S-1-5-19"       ...

AA19-339A: Dridex Malware

Original release date: December 5, 2019SummaryThis Alert is the result of recent collaboration between Department of the Treasury Financial Sector Cyber Information Group (CIG) and the Department of the...

AA19-290A: Microsoft Ending Support for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

Original release date: October 17, 2019SummaryOn January 14, 2020, Microsoft will end extended support for their Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems. After this date, these...

AA19-168A: Microsoft Operating Systems BlueKeep Vulnerability

Original release date: June 17, 2019Summary The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is issuing this Activity Alert to provide information on a vulnerability, known as...

AA19-122A: New Exploits for Unsecure SAP Systems

Original release date: May 02, 2019Summary The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) is issuing this activity alert in response to recently disclosed exploits that target...

AA19-024A: DNS Infrastructure Hijacking Campaign

Original release date: January 24, 2019Summary The National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), part of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), is aware of...

AA18-337A: SamSam Ransomware

Original release date: December 03, 2018Summary The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)...

TA18-331A: 3ve – Major Online Ad Fraud Operation

Original release date: November 27, 2018Systems Affected Microsoft Windows Overview This joint Technical Alert (TA) is...

AA18-284A: Publicly Available Tools Seen in Cyber Incidents Worldwide

Original release date: October 11, 2018Summary This report is a collaborative research effort by the cyber security authorities of five nations: Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the...

Consumer Protection

US CERT ALERTS

AA20-014A: Critical Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows Operating Systems

Original release date: January 14, 2020SummaryNew vulnerabilities are continually emerging, but the best defense against attackers exploiting patched vulnerabilities is simple: keep software up...

AA19-339A: Dridex Malware

Competition Press Releases

FTC Challenges Consummated Merger of Companies that Market Body-Worn Camera Systems to Large Metropolitan...

The Federal Trade Commission has issued an administrative complaint (a public version of which will be available and linked to this news release as...

FTC Challenges Illumina’s Proposed Acquisition of PacBio

Agency alleges acquisition would eliminate a nascent competitive threat to maintain Illumina’s monopoly in next-generation DNA sequencing systems The Federal Trade Commission has authorized an...

Federal Trade Commission Closes Investigation of Roche Holding AG’s Proposed Acquisition of Spark Therapeutics,...

The Federal Trade Commission has closed its investigation into Roche Holding AG’s proposed acquisition of Spark Therapeutics, Inc.According to a Commission Statement, after an...