InfoSec Articles (11/8/2021 – 11/22/2021)

InfoSec Articles (11/8/2021 – 11/22/2021)

Over the past 2 weeks, we observed a QAKBOT operators resumed email spam operations towards the end of September after an almost three-month hiatus. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) email servers were hacked to distribute spam email impersonating FBI warnings...
Fortinet Configuration Guide

Fortinet Configuration Guide

FortiGate NGFWs deliver industry-leading enterprise security for any edge at any scale with full visibility and threat protection. Organizations can weave security deep into the hybrid IT architecture and build security-driven networks to achieve:Ultra-fast security,...
InfoSec Articles (10/26/2021 – 11/8/2021)

InfoSec Articles (10/26/2021 – 11/8/2021)

Over the last two weeks, we observed a new threat referred to as “SQUIRRELWAFFLE” is being spread more widely via spam campaigns, infecting systems with a new malware loader. In addition, Black Friday, one of the biggest retail spending days of the year, is fast...
InfoSec Articles (10/12/21 – 10/25/2021)

InfoSec Articles (10/12/21 – 10/25/2021)

Over the past two weeks, we saw New PurpleFox botnet variant uses WebSockets for C2 communication. In addition, since July 2021, malicious cyber actors have used BlackMatter ransomware to target multiple U.S. critical infrastructure entities, including a U.S. Food and...
InfoSec Articles (9/28/21 – 10/11/21)

InfoSec Articles (9/28/21 – 10/11/21)

Malware patrol selected some relevant cybersecurity news over the past 2 weeks. A survey of cyber investigators and antiabuse service providers to understand how ICANN’s application of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has impacted the...
InfoSec Articles (09/13/21 – 9/27/21)

InfoSec Articles (09/13/21 – 9/27/21)

In the past 2 weeks, CISA, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the National Security Agency (NSA) have released a joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) alerting organizations of increased Conti ransomware attacks. Also, following a recent Incident Response,...