HC3 Threat Briefing TLP White – Beyond Orion: Other Vectors in the SolarWinds Hack

January 11, 2021

Please see the attached weekly threat brief from the HHS Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3). This report provides a briefing on additional vectors in the SolarWinds hack and covers the following topics: 

  • BLUF: The hack goes beyond Orion
  • SolarWinds Orion
  • The SolarWinds Hack
  • What is VMWare?
  • December 7th National Security Agency (NSA) Alert
  • December 17th NSA Advisory
  • Krebs on Security and VMWare’s Response
  • Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) Compromise
  • Danger to the HPH Sector
  • Mitigations
  • References

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