August 2021 – Vulnerabilities Snapshot

In the month of August 2021, we came across vulnerabilities that had a critical impact on the business organizations. We disclosed critical Microsoft Exchange vulnerabilities and also shared details of the various ransomware incidents that targeted healthcare providers in the US. Below, we look at some major or critical vulnerabilities and security threats that we covered in the month of August 2021. We hope that your business and IT security team have taken care to resolve these vulnerabilities.

Microsoft Cosmos DB vulnerability on Azure

PetitPotam Vulnerability on Microsoft Domain Controllers

ProxyToken vulnerability on exchange servers

ProxyShell vulnerability on Microsoft Exchange

Data breach on St Joseph/Candler healthcare in Georgia

XSS vulnerability on SEOPress WordPress plugin

WP-Nested Pages plugin vulnerability on WordPress

Joker virus on 8 new Android apps