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Radware is following a global ransom DDoS campaign targeting organizations in the finance, travel, and e-commerce verticals.
Over the last two years corporations, independents researchers and law enforcement agencies around the world have attempted to curb the growtch of the DDoS-for-Hire industry through a series of takedowns and arrests.
On June 19, 2020, Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned Australian businesses and governments about a sustained cyberattack.
On May 19, 2020, academics from the Tel Aviv University and The Interdisciplinary Center in Israel discovered a vulnerability in the implementation of DNS recursive resolvers that can be abused to launch disruptive DDoS attacks against any victim.
On May 21, 2020, a new hacktivist group going by the name ‘Hackers of Savior’ launched a defacing campaign targeting thousands of Israeli websites.
Over the last several months, Radware researchers have been monitoring the evolution of the Mirai XTC campaign and the development of the Hoaxcalls Botnet. Hoaxcalls is an IoT variant based off source code from the Tsunami and Gafgyt Botnets. The Hoaxcalls Botnet was first disclosed by Unit 42, Palo Alto Network’s Research Division, on April 3, 2020 and has been seen propagating via CVE-2020-8515 and CVE-2020-5722.
To control the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), many organizations are requesting employees to work remotely. Doing so means leveraging enterprise virtual private networks (VPNs) and remote desktop solutions to connect to services.