Vulnerability Notification and Hillstone Networks Solution: SMBv3 Protocol Remote Code Execution

[Overview] The SMB protocol is a network sharing protocol used in Microsoft Windows, and is often used to share files and printers within a local area network; SMBv3 is version 3 of SMB. Recently, Microsoft announced an SMBv3 remote code execution vulnerability. At present, Microsoft has released a security patch to fix the vulnerability. Meanwhile,…

Stay Safe. Stay Connected. Stay Protected.

In difficult times such as today’s health pandemic, we must protect our health, the safety of our loved ones. We must also keep sight of our business, our critical assets, and ensure business continuity and security. At Hillstone Networks, we care about the safety and security of our customers. So while the new normal is…

Microsoft DirectX Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability Found by Hillstone Networks

In the early morning of March 11, Beijing time, Microsoft released the last round of security updates before the Pwn2own World Hacking Contest, which fixed the DirectX Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability (CVE-2020-0690) reported by two security researchers at Hillstone Networks. Meanwhile, the latest security notification is published on the Microsoft website. The vulnerability affects all…

Vulnerability Notification: Apache Tomcat File Inclusion Vulnerability

[Overview] Apache Tomcat is a free open source web application server. It is a relatively popular web application server, being widely used in the framework of web application services. Recently, a file of Tomcat was found to contain vulnerabilities. At present, a new version has been released for the vulnerability fix. Meanwhile, Hillstone Networks has…

Hillstone Networks Named a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls

The Hillstone team is excited to announce that we have been recognized as a 2020 Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice for Network Firewalls . According to Gartner, “The Gartner Peer Insights Customers’ Choice is a recognition of vendors in this market by verified end-user professionals.” To ensure fair evaluation, Gartner maintains rigorous criteria for recognizing…