On Dec. 12, 2020, FireEye provided detailed information on a widespread attack campaign involving a backdoored component of the SolarWinds Orion platform, which is used by organizations to monitor and manage IT infrastructure. FireEye has given the campaign an identifier of UNC2452 and is further naming the trojanized version of the SolarWinds Orion component SUNBURST (Microsoft has used the “Solorigate” identifier for the malware and added detection rules to its Defender antivirus). SolarWinds has issued a separate advisory for the incident.
What have we learned from there? Our expert panelists will discuss separate facets of the breach, what it means for supply chain security, third party risk management, and cybersecurity in general.