Docker Images Containing Cryptojacking Malware Distributed via Docker Hub

26th Jun 2020

With Docker gaining popularity as a service to package and deploy software applications, malicious actors are taking advantage of the opportunity to target exposed API endpoints and craft malware-infested images to facilitate distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks and mine cryptocurrencies.According to a report published by Palo Alto ... Read More »

[WordPress Security] WordPress 5.4.2 Patches Multiple XSS Vulnerabilities

11th Jun 2020


The WordPress core team released version 5.4.2 on Wednesday, June 10. This release contains patches for a number of cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities, amongst other fixes.

Moments ago, our Threat Intelligence team posted an analysis of the vulnerabilities fixed in this release of WordPress core. 

Joomla Resources Directory (JRD) Portal Suffers Data Breach

2nd Jun 2020

Joomla, one of the most popular Open-source content management systems (CMS), last week announced a new data breach impacting 2,700 users who have an account with its resources directory (JRD) website, i.e., resources.joomla.org.The breach exposed affected users' personal information, such as full names, business addresses, email addresses, phone ... Read More »

[WordPress Security] High Severity Vulnerabilities in PageLayer Plugin Affect > 200,000 WP Sites

28th May 2020

Moments ago, our threat intelligence team posted research detailing high severity vulnerabilities in the popular PageLayer plugin currently installed on over 200,000 WordPress sites. With this research, we have posted a proof of concept video explaining how a malicious actor could create a rogue administrator on a WordPress site by exploiting one ... Read More »

FRA1 Network Maintenance 2020-05-12 22:00 UTC

4th May 2020

Start: 2020-05-12 22:00 UTCEnd: 2020-05-12 22:30 UTCHello,During the above window, the networking team will be performing some proactive work in FRA1 for further expansion.Expected Impact:All resource management events in FRA1 will be temporarily disabled during the maintenance. We do not anticipate an impact to connectivity for existing Droplets, ... Read More »

COVID-19

19th Mar 2020

Dear Customer,following the Italian government announcements, our teams will be teleworking starting today.We will strive to maintain the same responsiveness as usual for our support team.Nevertheless, we invite you to be patient with this exceptional situation.Best regardsMICROchip Gentile cliente, a seguito degli annunci del governo Ialiano, ... Read More »