Hackers are exploiting a server vulnerability with a severity of 9.8 out of 10

Hackers are exploiting a server vulnerability with a severity of 9.8 out of 10

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critical BIG-IP vulnerabilities that allow hackers to gain complete control of a server. Despite a severity rating of 9.8 out of 10, the security flaws got overshadowed by a different set of critical vulnerabilities Microsoft disclosed and patched in Exchange server a week earlier. Within a few days of Microsoft’s emergency update, tens of thousands of Exchange servers in the US were compromised.

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