Adobe Flash Player reaches end-of-life

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 10:44:01 +0000

Adobe Flash Player has reached end-of-life. Here’s why you might want to uninstall it.

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Malsmoke operators abandon exploit kits in favor of social engineering scheme

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 18:00:06 +0000

Threat actors behind malsmoke, one of the largest malvertising campaigns we’ve seen in recent months, have switched malware delivery tactics.

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Taurus Project stealer now spreading via malvertising campaign

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 21:45:27 +0000

The Taurus Project stealer gains an additional distribution vector via exploit kit.

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Malvertising campaigns come back in full swing

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Wed, 09 Sep 2020 17:07:14 +0000

Threat actors monetize on adult traffic in several large malvertising campaigns.

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Copycat criminals abuse Malwarebytes brand in malvertising campaign

Credit to Author: Threat Intelligence Team| Date: Tue, 07 Apr 2020 18:27:46 +0000

This fake, copycat Malwarebytes site was set up by cybercriminals to distribute malware in a malvertising campaign. We examine the campaign—and the criminals’ motives.

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A week in security (November 18 – 24)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 25 Nov 2019 12:55:31 +0000

A roundup of cybersecurity news from November 18 – 24, including Coalition against stalkerware, exploit kits, ransomware, data leaks, and juice jacking.

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Pulse VPN patched their vulnerability, but businesses are trailing behind

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2019 16:36:36 +0000

After a vulnerability in a popular business VPN solutions was discussed at length and an easy to use exploit is availbale, organizations still fail to apply the patch. What’s up?

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Five years later, Heartbleed vulnerability still unpatched

Credit to Author: Gilad Maayan| Date: Thu, 12 Sep 2019 15:00:00 +0000

The Heartbleed vulnerability was discovered and fixed in 2014, yet today—five years later—there are still unpatched systems.

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