InfoSec Articles (08/30/21 – 09/13/21)

InfoSec Articles (08/30/21 – 09/13/21)

In the first 2 weeks of September, we saw the LockFile is a new ransomware family that emerged in July 2021 following the discovery in April 2021 of the ProxyShell vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange servers. Also, ransomware groups have shown no signs of slowing...
Best Practices to Protect Against Ransomware

Best Practices to Protect Against Ransomware

Everyone wants to know how to protect against ransomware – 2021 is the year of ransomware! The Colonial Pipeline attack shutdown a major oil distribution line and held it for ransom. Kaseya, a software vendor, was targeted with a $70 million ransom in bitcoin on...
InfoSec Articles (07/19/21 – 08/02/21)

InfoSec Articles (07/19/21 – 08/02/21)

Over the past two weeks, we saw that the Government sanctioned cyber-surveillance is back in the news, following an exposé that reveals how commercial malware is being used by authoritarian regimes used to target activists, politicians, and journalists. Also, we...
Malware Patrol Data Offered in Bandura Threat Intel Marketplace

Malware Patrol Data Offered in Bandura Threat Intel Marketplace

      Press Release   St. Petersburg, FL, July 28, 2021 — Malware Patrol, the veteran threat intelligence company, announced today that they now offer data feeds through the Bandura Cyber Intelligence Marketplace.Cybersecurity teams around the world rely on...
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,...