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Hackers Advertising Pulse Connect Secure VPN RCE 0-Day

Cybersecurity experts have identified a critical zero-day vulnerability in Pulse Connect Secure VPN, a widely used virtual private network solution.

The vulnerability, which allows for remote code execution (RCE), has been actively exploited by hackers, raising significant concerns among organizations relying on this technology for secure remote access.

The discovery was first reported on Twitter, highlighting the urgency of the situation.

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Hackers Advertise Exploit on Dark Web

The exploit has not only been identified but is also being actively advertised on dark web forums, making it accessible to a broader range of malicious actors.

This development significantly increases the risk of widespread attacks, as cybercriminals can now purchase and deploy the exploit with relative ease.

The advertisement of such a potent vulnerability on the dark web underscores the growing sophistication and boldness of cybercriminal networks.

In response to the discovery, cybersecurity experts are urging organizations using Pulse Connect Secure VPN to take immediate action.

This includes applying any available patches, implementing additional security measures, and closely monitoring network traffic for signs of compromise.

The urgency of these actions cannot be overstated, as the potential for data breaches and other cyber incidents remains high.

Organizations are also advised to stay informed through reliable cybersecurity channels to receive the latest updates and guidance on mitigating this critical threat.

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Divya is a Senior Journalist at Cyber Security news covering Cyber Attacks, Threats, Breaches, Vulnerabilities and other happenings in the cyber world.

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