Cisco Firesight System Software 5.4.0.2 Bypass a restriction or similar Vulnerability

A vulnerability in the FTP Representational State Transfer Application Programming Interface (REST API) for Cisco Firepower System Software could allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to bypass FTP malware detection rules and download malware over an FTP connection. Cisco Firepower System Software is affected when the device has a file policy with malware block configured for FTP connections. More Information: CSCuv36188 CSCuy91156. Known Affected Releases: 5.4.0.2 5.4.1.1 5.4.1.6 6.0.0 6.1.0 6.2.0. Known Fixed Releases: 6.0.0.

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Deception-based Ransomware Detection: What It Is and Why You Need it

The FBI deemed criminal ransomware a $1 billion industry in 2016. And the ransomware trend is expected to continue in 2017 as incentives increase and the hacking software spreads. The problem is it’s getting easier for cybercriminals to execute these shakedowns with new Ransomware-as-a-Service (RaaS) tools, BYOD user vulnerabilities, improved encryption methods and untraceable bitcoin […]
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