QNAP NAS devices hit in surge of ech0raix ransomware attacks

Users of QNAP network-attached storage (NAS) devices are reporting attacks on their systems with the eCh0raix ransomware, also known as QNAPCrypt. The threat actor behind this particular malware intensified their activity about a week before Christmas, taking control of the Read More …

QNAP works on patches for OpenSSL bugs impacting its NAS devices

Network-attached storage (NAS) maker QNAP is investigating and working on security updates to address remote code execution (RCE) and denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerabilities patched by OpenSSL last week. The security flaws tracked as CVE-2021-3711 and CVE-2021-3712, impact QNAP NAS device running Read More …

New Mirai Variant Targets Zyxel Network-Attached Storage Devices

As soon as the proof-of-concept (PoC) for CVE-2020-9054 was made publicly available last month, this vulnerability was promptly abused to infect vulnerable versions of Zyxel network-attached storage (NAS) devices with a new Mirai variant – Mukashi. Mukashi brute forces the logins using Read More …