"SolarWinds Orion Vulnerability" Posts

SEC Investigation of SolarWinds Cyberattack: Will MSSPs Get Pulled Into Probe?

U.S. executives fear SEC probe of SolarWinds hack may expose them to liabilities from unrelated data breaches & cyberattacks, report says.

Microsoft Discovers New Breach During Investigation into SolarWinds Cyberattack Hackers

Microsoft discovers Nobelium hackers involved in the SolarWinds Orion cyberattack compromised a worker’s computer & launched attacks against its customers.

SEC Probes SolarWinds Customers on Data Breach Disclosures

The Securities and Exchange Commission investigates whether some companies hit by the SolarWinds Orion cyberattack failed to divulge the breach as legally required, report says.

SolarWinds Hacker Encore: Russia Phishing Attacks Target U.S. Government Agencies

U.S. legislators urge President Biden to tighten economic sanctions vs. Russia amid Microsoft report of Russia-led phishing attacks.

Microsoft 365, Azure Threat Hunting: CISA Aviary, Sparrow Tools Emerge

The CISA (Cybersecurity & Information Security Agency) promotes Sparrow & Aviary threat hunting tools for Microsoft 365 & Azure cloud applications.

Russia Hacked DHS Leader, Cybersecurity Staff Emails: Report

Russia allegedly hacked email accounts belonging to the Trump administration’s head of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), AP reports.

SolarWinds Revenue, Earnings After Security Breach

SolarWinds Q4 2020 earnings statement is first since SolarWinds disclosed Orion hack & security incident. CEO Sudhakar Ramakrishna emphasizes transparency.

SolarWinds Cyberattack Cleanup Costs: SWI Earnings, Senate & House Hearings May Provide Clues

How much will SolarWinds cyberattack cost to clean up? SWI Q4 2020 earnings & SolarWinds CEO testimony during House & Senate hearings may provide cleanup cost clues.

Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) News: 19 February 2021

Today’s MSSP news involves Anomali Match, BIO-Key, Cybereason, Menlo Security, Microsoft Azure Sentinel, Oxygen DMCC, SolarWinds Senate hearing, TheatLocker, Votiro, WhiteHat Security & more.

FireEye Unveils Microsoft 365 Security Tool for Global Organizations

FireEye releases Azure AD Investigator, an auditing script that lets organizations check their Microsoft 365 tenants for indicators of compromise (IOCs).