CISA Alert AA23-074A – Threat actors exploit progress telerik vulnerability in U.S. government IIS server.
CISA, FBI, and the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center are releasing this joint Cybersecurity Advisory to provide IT infrastructure defenders with TTPs, IOCs, and methods to detect and protect against recent exploitation against Microsoft Internet Information Services web servers.
AA23-074A Alert, Technical Details, and Mitigations
MAR-10413062-1.v1 Telerik Vulnerability in U.S. Government IIS Server
Bishop Fox CVE-2019-18935: Remote Code Execution via Insecure Deserialization in Telerik UI
Volexity Threat Research: XE Group
GitHub: Proof-of-Concept Exploit for CVE-2019-18935
Microsoft: Configure Logging in IIS
No-cost cyber hygiene services: Cyber Hygiene Services and Ransomware Readiness Assessment.
See CISA Insights Mitigations and Hardening Guidance for MSPs and Small- and Mid-sized Businesses for guidance on hardening MSP and customer infrastructure.
U.S. DIB sector organizations may consider signing up for the NSA Cybersecurity Collaboration Center’s DIB Cybersecurity Service Offerings, including Protective Domain Name System services, vulnerability scanning, and threat intelligence collaboration for eligible organizations. For more information on how to enroll in these services, email email@example.com
To report incidents and anomalous activity or to request incident response resources or technical assistance related to these threats, contact CISA at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call (888) 282-0870, or report incidents to your local FBI field office.