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.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Exploit kits: Spring 2018 review appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Exploit kits: Winter 2018 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Thu, 29 Mar 2018 15:00:00 +0000

In this Winter 2018 review, we check the pulse of exploit kits and their latest developments.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Exploit kits: Winter 2018 review appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

RIG malvertising campaign uses cryptocurrency theme as decoy

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:45:10 +0000

This malvertising campaign uses a popular cryptocurrency theme to redirect users to the RIG exploit kit.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post RIG malvertising campaign uses cryptocurrency theme as decoy appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

New RIG malvertising campaign uses cryptocurrency theme as decoy

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:45:10 +0000

This malvertising campaign uses a popular cryptocurrency theme to redirect users to the RIG exploit kit.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post New RIG malvertising campaign uses cryptocurrency theme as decoy appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

GandCrab ransomware distributed by RIG and GrandSoft exploit kits (updated)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 23:43:52 +0000

Ransomware may have slowed its growth but is still a go-to payload for threat actors looking to monetize drive-by download attacks. The latest attempt: GandCrab ransomware.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post GandCrab ransomware distributed by RIG and GrandSoft exploit kits (updated) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

GandCrab ransomware distributed by RIG and GrandSoft exploit kits

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 23:43:52 +0000

Ransomware may have slowed its growth but is still a go-to payload for threat actors looking to monetize drive-by download attacks. The latest attempt: GandCrab ransomware.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post GandCrab ransomware distributed by RIG and GrandSoft exploit kits appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Seamless campaign serves RIG EK via Punycode (updated)

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 22:48:49 +0000

The most prolific gate to the RIG exploit kit is coming in a different flavor. The Seamless campaign is now using a domain name with foreign characters translated by Punycode.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Seamless campaign serves RIG EK via Punycode (updated) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Seamless campaign serves RIG EK via Punycode

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Mon, 04 Dec 2017 22:48:49 +0000

The most prolific gate to the RIG exploit kit is coming in a different flavor. The Seamless campaign is now using a domain name with foreign characters translated by Punycode.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Seamless campaign serves RIG EK via Punycode appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

Labs report: summer ushers in unprecedented season of breaches

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:00:27 +0000

In this edition of the Malwarebytes Cybercrime Tactics and Techniques report, we saw a number of high profile breaches targeting the personal information of hundreds of millions of people. We also observed shifts in malware distribution, the revival of some old families, and found cases of international tech support scams.

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post Labs report: summer ushers in unprecedented season of breaches appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more

A week in security (August 28 – September 3)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:00:53 +0000

Last week, we looked at what actions Kronos can perform in the final installment of a 2-part post. We also dived into Locky, again, a ransomware that just made a comeback, and found that its latest variant (as of this writing) has anti-sandboxing capabilities. This means that once Locky has determined that it’s residing in…

Categories:

Tags:

(Read more…)

The post A week in security (August 28 – September 3) appeared first on Malwarebytes Labs.

Read more