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…

Continued Enhancements in Threat Detection Capabilities

Server Breach Detection System (sBDS) from Hillstone Network is an effective cyber defense tool to detect threat attacks and protect critical servers and other assets inside the corporate intranet. It integrates a suite of threat detection engines that uses traditional security techniques including NGFW, IPS, IDS, AntiVirus as well as behavioral analysis based anomaly detection…

The “Human Element” – It’s What Cyber Security Is All About

For RSA conference (RSAC), in addition to being the global cyber security technological fusion point and center stage of showcases, it is also interesting to observe how its conference main themes have been evolved over the years. From “Connect to Protect” in 2016 to “The Power of Opportunity” in 2017; from “Now Matters” in 2018…

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…