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@RISK Newsletter for July 09, 2015 The Consensus Security Vulnerability Alert

This is a weekly newsletter that provides in-depth analysis of the latest vulnerabilities with straightforward remediation advice. Qualys supplies a large part of the newly-discovered vulnerability content used in this newsletter.


@RISK: The Consensus Security Vulnerability Alert
Vol. 15, Num. 27

Providing a reliable, weekly summary of newly discovered attack vectors, vulnerabilities with active exploits, and explanations of how recent attacks worked.

Archived issues may be found at https://www.qualys.com/research/sans-at-risk/


CONTENTS:

NOTABLE RECENT SECURITY ISSUES
INTERESTING NEWS FROM AROUND THE SECURITY COMMUNITY
VULNERABILITIES FOR WHICH EXPLOITS ARE AVAILABLE
MOST PREVALENT MALWARE FILES 2015-06-30 - 2015-07-07


TOP VULNERABILITY THIS WEEK: Adobe Releases Security Advisory Addressing

Flash Zero-day Disclosed in Hacking Team Leaks


NOTABLE RECENT SECURITY ISSUES SELECTED BY THE TALOS SECURITY INTELLIGENCE AND RESEARCH GROUP

Title: Adobe Releases Security Advisory Addressing Flash Player Zero-day
Disclosed in Hacking Team Leaks
Description: Adobe has released a security advisory for Flash Player
after a zero-day vulnerability was found in the Hacking Team data leak.
CVE-2015-5119 is a remote code execution vulnerability that affects
Windows, Mac, and Linux Flash Player versions 18.0.0.194 and earlier,
13.0.0.296 and earlier, and 11.2.202.468 and earlier. Users are advised
to patch as soon as possible.
Reference: https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsa15-03.html
Snort SID: Detection pending

Title: Denial of Service Vulnerabilities in node.js and io.js Patched
Description: A denial of service vulnerability in node.js and io.js has
been disclosed and patches released. The flaw is to due to the way the
V8 JavaScript engine decodes UTF strings. node.js and io.js developers
acknowledged that the time of disclosure was inconvenient, but necessary
as details of this particular vulnerability had already been made
public.
Reference: https://medium.com/@iojs/important-security-upgrades-for-node-js-and-io-js-8ac14ece5852
Snort SID: Detection pending release of vulnerability information


INTERESTING NEWS FROM AROUND THE SECURITY COMMUNITY

TorrentLocker Surges in the UK, More Social Engineering Lures Seen
http://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/torrentlocker-surges-in-the-uk-more-social-engineering-lures-seen/

Google search poisoning - old dogs learn new tricks
https://blogs.sophos.com/2015/07/07/google-search-poisoning-old-dogs-learn-new-tricks/

Snort++ Alpha 2 Available Now!
http://blog.snort.org/2015/07/snort-alpha-2-available-now.html

KINS (or ZeusVM) v2.0.0.0 toolkit (builder & panel source code) leaked
http://blog.malwaremustdie.org/2015/07/mmd-0036-2015-kins-or-zeusvm-v2000.html

Vulnerability in 802.11n standard allows remote injection of Wi-Fi frames
https://github.com/rpp0/aggr-inject

Building reliable SMM backdoor for UEFI based platforms
http://blog.cr4.sh/2015/07/building-reliable-smm-backdoor-for-uefi.html


RECENT VULNERABILITIES FOR WHICH EXPLOITS ARE AVAILABLE COMPILED BY THE QUALYS VULNERABILITY RESEARCH TEAM

This is a list of recent vulnerabilities for which exploits are
available. System administrators can use this list to help in
prioritization of their remediation activities. The Qualys Vulnerability
Research Team compiles this information based on various exploit
frameworks, exploit databases, exploit kits and monitoring of internet
activity.

ID: N/A
Title: Adobe Flash ActionScript 3 ByteArray Use-After-Free Vulnerability
Vendor: Adobe
Description: A remote exploitation of a memory corruption vulnerability
in Adobe Flashcould allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. Adobe
Flash contains a vulnerability in the ActionScript 3 ByteArray class.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-3090
Title: Adobe Flash Player ShaderJob Buffer Overflow
Vendor: Adobe
Description: Adobe Flash Player before 13.0.0.289 and 14.x through 17.x
before 17.0.0.188 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.460 on Linux,
Adobe AIR before 17.0.0.172, Adobe AIR SDK before 17.0.0.172, and Adobe
AIR SDK & Compiler before 17.0.0.172 allow attackers to execute
arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via
unspecified vectors, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-3078,
CVE-2015-3089, and CVE-2015-3093.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-3105
Title: Adobe Flash Player Drawing Fill Shader Memory Corruption
Vendor: Adobe
Description: Adobe Flash Player before 13.0.0.292 and 14.x through 18.x
before 18.0.0.160 on Windows and OS X and before 11.2.202.466 on Linux,
Adobe AIR before 18.0.0.144 on Windows and before 18.0.0.143 on OS X and
Android, Adobe AIR SDK before 18.0.0.144 on Windows and before
18.0.0.143 on OS X, and Adobe AIR SDK & Compiler before 18.0.0.144 on
Windows and before 18.0.0.143 on OS X allow attackers to execute
arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via
unspecified vectors.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-3113
Title: Adobe Flash Player Buffer Overflow (APSB15-14)
Vendor: Adobe
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in Adobe Flash Player before
13.0.0.296 and 14.x through 18.x before 18.0.0.194 on Windows and OS X
and before 11.2.202.468 on Linux allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via unspecified vectors, as exploited in the wild in June
2015.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-2051
Title: D-Link DIR-645 Input Validation Error Command Injection Vulnerability
Vendor: D-Link
Description: The D-Link DIR-645 Wired/Wireless Router Rev. Ax with
firmware 1.04b12 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary commands via a GetDeviceSettings action to the HNAP interface.
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-1701
Title: Microsoft Windows Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
Vendor: Microsoft
Description: Win32k.sys in the kernel-mode drivers in Microsoft Windows
Server 2003 SP2, Vista SP2, and Server 2008 SP2 allows local users to
gain privileges via a crafted application, as exploited in the wild in
April 2015, aka “Win32k Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability.”
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.2 (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

ID: CVE-2015-0235
Title: Exim GHOST (glibc gethostbyname) Buffer Overflow
Vendor: Exim.org
Description: Heap-based buffer overflow in the
__nss_hostname_digits_dots function in glibc 2.2, and other 2.x versions
before 2.18, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary
code via vectors related to the (1) gethostbyname or (2) gethostbyname2
function, aka “GHOST.”
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)


MOST PREVALENT MALWARE FILES 2015-06-30 - 2015-07-07 COMPILED BY TALOS SECURITY INTELLIGENCE AND RESEARCH GROUP

SHA 256: 55F173FB7CE33654D379663215DE48BD2F13CA4A607CBE4D90962DE33A4972E6
MD5: f86280b1bccf1069d66529f752b9d430
VirusTotal:
https://www.virustotal.com/file/55F173FB7CE33654D379663215DE48BD2F13CA4A607CBE4D90962DE33A4972E6/analysis/#additional-info
Typical Filename: Runner.exe
Claimed Product: Search Protect
Detection Name: W32.SearchProtect:GenMaliciousAIBH.18hg.1201

SHA 256: 7314C47AA633946386D6D3CD7AC292974B5D457E14B053FA0EBC218D555C34F4
MD5: 9f6c52eec607111136cd222b02bf0530
VirusTotal:
https://www.virustotal.com/file/7314C47AA633946386D6D3CD7AC292974B5D457E14B053FA0EBC218D555C34F4/analysis/#additional-info
Typical Filename: DoiSScountExtensi.exe
Claimed Product: N/A
Detection Name: W32.Variant:VOPackage.18gr.1201

SHA 256: 49F89575BF701BD558D7A5CC14FFFB6BAB11A93E02C1789B6E6EEA2C7A986B0C
MD5: 24a8c24ab70599ec2302cceaee8c85ee
VirusTotal:
https://www.virustotal.com/file/49F89575BF701BD558D7A5CC14FFFB6BAB11A93E02C1789B6E6EEA2C7A986B0C/analysis/#additional-info
Typical Filename: 142556894326774.exe
Claimed Product: N/A
Detection Name: W32.Agent:Gen.18id.1201

SHA 256: 12B63B1FB329022FD7C2F7F54628C29AAADC2A327298DEC271F2D38A21CEFEA2
MD5: d9e52a16cb487e5d0a70dba83ab03001
VirusTotal:
https://www.virustotal.com/file/12B63B1FB329022FD7C2F7F54628C29AAADC2A327298DEC271F2D38A21CEFEA2/analysis/#additional-info
Typical Filename: nst6BD3.tmp
Claimed Product: N/A
Detection Name: W32.Auto.12b63b.MASH.SR.SBX.VIOC

SHA 256: EE3D776A5DA74C00FAD15A1B50E42C091CEC6A9A89C13428F9277C6007D4007F
MD5: a3730e445244791b37af42763603d87f
VirusTotal:
https://www.virustotal.com/file/EE3D776A5DA74C00FAD15A1B50E42C091CEC6A9A89C13428F9277C6007D4007F/analysis/#additional-info
Typical Filename: iKernel.dll
Claimed Product: InstallShield
Detection Name: W32.Generic.18hv.dk


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