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CISA issues third emergency directive since SolarWinds

April 21, 2021

Via: FCW

Hours after warning that government agencies have been affected by vulnerabilities found in a piece of virtual private networking software, the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency issued its third emergency directive in five months to civilian federal agencies.

The new directive instructs agencies to repeatedly run a tool on all devices using Pulse Connect Secure products that checks for issues associated with exploits allegedly being used by a hacking campaign with links to the Chinese government.

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