InfoSec Articles (12/21/2021 – 01-04-2022)

InfoSec Articles (12/21/2021 – 01-04-2022)

Over the past two weeks, we saw that AvosLocker is a relatively new ransomware-as-a-service. The Sophos Rapid Response team has so far seen AvosLocker attacks in the Americas, Middle East, and Asia-Pacific, targeting Windows and Linux systems. In addition, we also saw...
MISP Configuration Guide

MISP Configuration Guide

MISP is a threat intelligence platform for gathering, sharing, storing, and correlating indicators of compromise of targeted attacks, threat intelligence, financial fraud information, and vulnerability information.It can be configured to ingest MISP-formatted data...
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...
What is Ransomware?

What is Ransomware?

 Malware Patrol’s CEO Andre Correa was recently interviewed by Dana Mantilia from Identity Protection Planning. They discussed the basics – and more – about ransomware:What is Ransomware?What should a company do in the case of an attack?Why is paying...
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...
DoH! Not so great to the Enterprise

DoH! Not so great to the Enterprise

DoH, or DNS over HTTPS (RFC 8484), is  a relatively new protocol that provides increased privacy and security. It does this by encrypting DNS queries and responses, which prevents eavesdropping and man-in-the-middle attacks. Instead of using a regular DNS resolver,...