Silent Librarian APT right on schedule for 20/21 academic year

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Wed, 14 Oct 2020 13:29:25 +0000

As expected, this Iranian APT set up a new campaign to target universities around the world when schools and universities went back.

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Release the Kraken: Fileless injection into Windows Error Reporting service

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 15:00:00 +0000

We discovered a new attack that injected its payload—dubbed “Kraken—into the Windows Error Reporting (WER) service as a defense evasion mechanism.

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Release the Kraken: Fileless APT attack abuses Windows Error Reporting service

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 06 Oct 2020 15:00:00 +0000

We discovered a new attack that injected its payload—dubbed “Kraken—into the Windows Error Reporting (WER) service as a defense evasion mechanism.

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Lock and Code S1Ep15: Safely using Google Chrome Extensions with Pieter Arntz

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 14:49:08 +0000

This week on Lock and Code, we talk to Pieter Arntz, malware intelligence researcher for Malwarebytes, about Google Chrome extensions.

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A week in security (July 20 – 26)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 15:30:00 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from July 20 – 26, including Deepfakes, Bluetooth technology, and APT groups.

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Chinese APT group targets India and Hong Kong using new variant of MgBot malware

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2020 15:00:00 +0000

We uncovered an active campaign in early July that we attribute to a new Chinese APT group attacking India and Hong Kong with MgBot malware.

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