More than 3,000 unique attacks hitting Hadoop and Druid honeypots in just the past month indicate an attacker testing phase, portending fire and brimstone to come.
Researchers tested their theory on nine chargers, each different and available to consumers, and found them all vulnerable to their attacks.
Two days after disclosure, most instances of the remote desktop tool remain unpatched, while cyberattackers have started in-the-wild exploitation — and researchers warn it could get ugly, fast.
Though the incident took place over a known Houthi area, some say this incident was at the hands of a Somali group, based on frequent communication disruptions in the country.
New investments and Coast Guard authority aim to curb the alleged threat that Chinese vendors pose to American maritime security.
Admins are urged to remove vSphere's vulnerable Enhanced Authentication Plug-in, which was discontinued nearly three years ago but is still widely in use.