Malspam email – Jack of all malware, master of none.

Credit to Author: Shriram Munde| Date: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 07:37:49 +0000

Malspam email or malicious spam emails are considered to be one of the favorite malware delivery channels for the attackers to deliver the malware to targeted victims. Attackers also run spam email campaigns to distribute their malware to a large number of users. For attackers to succeed, two things are…

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REVIEW – “The Florentine Deception”, Carey Nachenberg

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Hosting malicious sites on legitimate servers: How do threat actors get away with it?

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Jan 2019 16:00:00 +0000

Is money all hosting providers care about when it comes to allowing malicious sites on their servers? Or is there more at play? We embark on an investigation to discover their motives.

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Ways to Improve Your Data Center Cybersecurity That Most People Don’t Think of Until It’s Too Late

Credit to Author: Steven Carlini| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 16:00:00 +0000

It’s been well publicized that Microsoft fends off more than 7 trillion cyberthreats per day, and allocates over $1 billion each year to cybersecurity for its cloud data centers. While… Read more »

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This Week in Security News: Adware and Ransomware

Credit to Author: Jon Clay (Global Threat Communications)| Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2019 15:23:08 +0000

Welcome to our weekly roundup, where we share what you need to know about the cybersecurity news and events that happened over the past few days. This week, learn about an adware that disguised itself as different apps and monitors mobile devices. Also, learn more about the different ransomware attacks Trend Micro has been tracking….

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Applying Deep Learning for PE-Malware Classification

Credit to Author: Ajay| Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 08:34:28 +0000

Deep Learning & Computer vision techniques are making progress in every possible field. With growing computing powers many organizations use them to resolve or minimize many day-to-day problems. In a recent talk at AVAR 2018, Quick Heal AI team presented an approach of effectively using Deep Learning for malware classification….

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Ransomware displaced by cryptojacking as the most trending cyberthreat but it is not dead yet

Credit to Author: Sushmita Kalashikar| Date: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 10:23:23 +0000

For those of you who have experienced the worst of Ransomware attacks in the form of WannaCry and Petya and believe that the worst is over; you never know what may await you on the other side of this New Year. While the recent threat analysis reports by Quick Heal…

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Ryuk ransomware attacks businesses over the holidays

Credit to Author: Adam Kujawa| Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 19:49:45 +0000

Over the holiday, a little-known ransomware family called Ryuk caused serious damage to numerous organizations. The attacks leave a lot of questions unanswered. What do we know so far?

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Nueva normativa europea pone a los fabricantes de antivirus en la cuerda floja

Credit to Author: Sophos Iberia| Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:47:45 +0000

El Parlamento Europeo acaba de aprobar un nuevo proyecto de ley, a propuesta de la Comisión Europea, que pondrá en serios problemas a los fabricantes de productos antivirus para ordenadores. El texto recién aprobado es un añadido a la propuesta por la Comisión de Agricultura y Ganadería del Parlamento Europeo con la que se busca [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/UJAB0fUWVkE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Nueva normativa europea pone a los fabricantes de antivirus en la cuerda floja

Credit to Author: Sophos Iberia| Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2018 08:47:45 +0000

El Parlamento Europeo acaba de aprobar un nuevo proyecto de ley, a propuesta de la Comisión Europea, que pondrá en serios problemas a los fabricantes de productos antivirus para ordenadores. El texto recién aprobado es un añadido a la propuesta por la Comisión de Agricultura y Ganadería del Parlamento Europeo con la que se busca [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/UJAB0fUWVkE” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Beware! Your website might be delivering Emotet malware

Credit to Author: Bajrang Mane| Date: Sat, 29 Dec 2018 08:28:45 +0000

In 2018, we saw a surge in Emotet activity. Emotet started as a banking trojan but this blog will shed light on how it has also become a “threat distributor”. We will also discuss server-side and client-side activity and how it spreads. Its self-propagation makes it all the more challenging…

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