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,...
InfoSec Articles (06/07/21 – 06/21/21)

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

In the last two weeks of June, we saw the Japanese multinational conglomerate Fujifilm said it has refused to pay a ransom demand to the cyber gang that attacked its network in Japan. “Fujifilm Corporation in Tokyo does not comment on the demand but I can confirm we...
Three Types of Cyber Threat Intelligence

Three Types of Cyber Threat Intelligence

Cyber threat intelligence (CTI) is one of the main pillars of cybersecurity strategies. Although it is not the answer to all cybersecurity problems, it is a very important tool for incident prevention, detection and response. It is helpful to understand its different...
InfoSec Articles (05/24/21 – 06/07/21)

InfoSec Articles (05/24/21 – 06/07/21)

At the end of March and beginning of June, we saw the Evolution of the JSWorm ransomware, the ransomware threat landscape has been gradually changing. We have been witness to a paradigm shift. Also, the Bizarro banking malware targets 70 banks in Europe and South...
InfoSec Articles (05/10/21 – 05/24/21)

InfoSec Articles (05/10/21 – 05/24/21)

In the past two weeks of May, we noticed that the whole world is susceptible to cyber-attacks and even banks. Bizarro is another family of banking Trojans originating in Brazil that is now found in other regions of the world. In addition, fake Android and iOS apps...