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Using HPE Systems Insight Manager?

Do this: Apply the latest hotfix update.
Why: "Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has fixed a critical zero-day remote code execution (RCE) flaw in its HPE Systems Insight Manager (SIM) software for Windows that it originally disclosed in December."
Additional Info: https://threatpost.com/hpe-fixes-critical-zero-day-sim/166543/


About the Author

Ryan Bradbury, CISSP, OSCP
Principal Consultant & Cofounder

As a founding partner and principal consultant at SEVN-X, Ryan employs his training, experience, and expertise in helping organizations assess and protect their information security assets as well as respond to cybersecurity events. Ryan’s skillset has been forged from an extensive amount of field work—across various verticals—serving in both strategic and tactical security roles. SEVN-X requires all of its team members to be experts in information security and that starts from the top down.