Security Management and Auditing— New updates!

We are constantly improving our platforms to protect against the changing and expanding threat landscape. This round, we have focused our efforts around security management and auditing with the release of the Hillstone Security Management (HSM) platform, version 4.1.0 and the Hillstone Security Audit (HSA) platform, version 2.6.0. These two new versions enable our valued…

Think In Graph!

Defcon is one of world’s largest hacker conference, often referred to as “hacker summer camp”. It is usually hosted in the summer time in Las Vegas, right after the Black Hat conference. This was my first Defcon attendance, so it was exciting to race between the villages and many talk tracks. There were so many…

Vulnerability Notification: Windows RDP Remote Desktop Services Remote Code Execution

[Overview] Once the Windows RDP Remote Desktop Services worm-level remote code execution vulnerabilities (CVE-2019-1181, CVE-2019-1182) appeared, Hillstone Networks immediately issued an early warning. [Vulnerability Details] On August 14, 2019, Microsoft officially released a security patch containing two critical remote code execution vulnerabilities – CVE-2019-1181 and CVE-2019-1182. These two vulnerabilities are similar to the previously fixed…

Capital One Data Breach – What should we learn from it

A few days ago, a hacker breached and accessed the personal information of 106 million Capital One credit card holders or applicants across the US and Canada, in the latest massive data breach at a large company. Capital One Financial Corp., one of the nation’s largest issuers of credit cards, said that among the information…