Exploit kits: summer 2018 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:00:00 +0000

Just like the beach, the EK landscape got a little crowded this summer. Find out what we discovered in our exploit kits summer review.

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‘Hidden Bee’ miner delivered via improved drive-by download toolkit

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 26 Jul 2018 21:00:22 +0000

Threat actors switch to the Hidden Bee miner as a payload for this unusual and complex drive-by download campaign.

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Cybercrime tactics & techniques Q2 2018

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 12:05:00 +0000

The last quarter is likely the last hurrah of the campaigns and attacks we’ve been seeing over the last 6 months. What comes next may completely change the game. Check out our latest Cybercrime Tactics & Techniques report to find out more about what you may encounter next quarter.

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Magniber ransomware improves, expands within Asia

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:00:16 +0000

After a controlled delivery focused on South Korea, an upgraded Magniber ransomware is now affecting other Asian countries.

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Exploit kits: Spring 2018 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 12 Jun 2018 19:04:14 +0000

In this Spring 2018 snapshot, we review the top exploit kits observed in the wild.

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Blocks for Flash and others coming to Office 365

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:00:00 +0000

If you make use of Flash or Silverlight in your day-to-day activities, you may need to have a word with IT. For everyone else, your Office 365 experience is about to become a lot more secure.

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Adobe Reader zero-day discovered alongside Windows vulnerability

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 15 May 2018 18:44:14 +0000

A new Adobe Reader zero-day exploit has been discovered, including a full sandbox escape.

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Internet Explorer zero-day: browser is once again under attack

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Thu, 10 May 2018 19:58:00 +0000

Internet Explorer is yet again leveraged for a zero-day exploit delivered via Office document—the first zero-day observed for IE in over two years.

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SamSam ransomware: what you need to know

Credit to Author: Christopher Boyd| Date: Tue, 01 May 2018 15:54:54 +0000

We take a look at SamSam ransomware, the malware that messed with Atlanta, and tell you how it works and what you can do to combat it.

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Magnitude exploit kit switches to GandCrab ransomware

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:58:26 +0000

After being faithful to its own Magniber ransomware for several months, Magnitude EK joins others to adopt GandCrab.

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