InfoSec Articles (01/04/2022 – 01/17/2022)

InfoSec Articles (01/04/2022 – 01/17/2022)

Over the past two weeks, we saw the operators of the SFile ransomware (aka Escal) have developed a Linux version of their malware to expand their operations. SFile ransomware (aka Escal), has been active since 2020, it was observed targeting only Windows systems....
InfoSec Articles (12/07/2021 – 12/20/2021)

InfoSec Articles (12/07/2021 – 12/20/2021)

Over the last two weeks, we saw the ten families of malicious samples are spreading using the Log4j2 vulnerability Now. NetLab published a blog disclosing Mirai and Muhstik botnet samples propagating through Log4j2 RCE vulnerability. You will also find here the...
InfoSec Articles (07/05/21 – 07/19/21)

InfoSec Articles (07/05/21 – 07/19/21)

Over the past 2 weeks, we saw Threat actors behind the infamous TrickBot malware have been linked to a new ransomware strain named “Diavol,”. Also, a new malware that targets online gambling companies in China via a watering hole attack, in which visitors are tricked...
InfoSec Articles (06/21/21 – 07/05/21)

InfoSec Articles (06/21/21 – 07/05/21)

Malware patrol selected some relevant news over the past 2 weeks. Microsoft has confirmed signing a malicious driver being distributed within gaming environments. “Netfilter,” a rootkit that was observed communicating with Chinese command-and-control (C2) IPs. Also,...
Threat Intelligence: Essential For Your Cyber Defenses

Threat Intelligence: Essential For Your Cyber Defenses

Cyber risk is growing while confidence in internal defense resilience declining. According to Microsoft’s 2019 Global Cyber Risk Perception Survey, cyber security is a top 5 business concern for 79% of companies globally (and the top risk for 22% surveyed). Threat...
Infosec Articles (11/8/19 – 11/22/19)

Infosec Articles (11/8/19 – 11/22/19)

Ransomware takes the spotlight this time showing up targeting Windows users, production servers and, specifically, drives commonly associated with removable devices and mapped network drives. For more articles, check out our #onpatrol4malware blog. New Study: Hospital...