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APT INC: The Rebranded Threat Continuing VMware ESXi Attacks

The notorious SEXi ransomware operation, previously known for its relentless attacks on VMware ESXi servers, has recently rebranded itself as APT INC. This cybercriminal group…

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Urgent Alert: Patch Your VMware vCenter Server Now to Prevent Major Security Breach VMSA-2024-0012!

Attention all VMware users! There’s a crucial patch for VMware vCenter Server you need to be aware of right now. This patch addresses significant vulnerabilities,…

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TPM 2.0 on ESXi Hosts: Enhancing Security and Efficiency

VMware’s vSphere 6.7 introduced support for TPM 2.0, marking a significant step in enhancing host security for ESXi. As the technology evolved, subsequent updates, such…

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Understanding UEFI Secure Boot and Its Implementation in ESXi

The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) has become a crucial component in modern computing, serving as the bridge between the operating system and the firmware…

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The New Linux Variant of TargetCompany Ransomware: focuses on VMware ESXi

In a significant development in the cybersecurity landscape, researchers have identified a new Linux variant of the notorious TargetCompany ransomware family. This variant specifically targets…

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Securing Your VMware Environment: A Deep Dive into VMSA-2024-0006

VMware has recently shed light on a slew of vulnerabilities hitting close to home for its mainline products: VMware ESXi, Workstation, Fusion, and Cloud Foundation….

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Critical Vulnerability in VMware Aria Automation: Understanding and Mitigating the Risk

Impacted Products VMware’s product lineup, specifically VMware Aria Automation (formerly known as vRealize Automation) and VMware Cloud Foundation (incorporating Aria Automation), are currently in the…

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Decoding the FBI’s Takedown of BlackCat: A Global Fight Against Ransomware

In an unprecedented move, the FBI, along with the Justice Department, has launched a formidable campaign against one of the world’s most notorious ransomware groups,…

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Deceptive Python Packages on PyPI: The VMConnect Scam Targeting IT Professionals

In a recent cybersecurity incident, a deceptive package named ‘VMConnect’ was discovered on the Python Package Index (PyPI), posing as the widely-used VMware vSphere connector…

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VMware Reveals Significant Authentication Bypass Issue in VCD Appliance Without Available Patch

VMware has reported a significant, unaddressed security flaw in their Cloud Director appliance. This vulnerability, specific to authentication bypass, is present in systems operating on…

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