The most enticing cyberattacks of 2020

Credit to Author: David Ruiz| Date: Wed, 30 Dec 2020 16:00:55 +0000

These are the most enticing—or the most impossible-to-ignore—cyberattack lures and cyberattack capabilities of 2020. They can’t be gone soon enough.

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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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Maze: the ransomware that introduced an extra twist

Credit to Author: Pieter Arntz| Date: Fri, 29 May 2020 15:00:00 +0000

Maze ransomware attacks featured the first group of cyber-criminals to add the threat of publishing exfiltrated data to the ransomware business model

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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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Exploit kits: fall 2019 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 19 Nov 2019 18:08:20 +0000

With even more exploit kits in town, the drive-by download landscape shows continued activity in fall 2019.

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Exploit kits: summer 2019 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 30 Jul 2019 16:20:33 +0000

In this edition of our seasonal review of exploit kits, we review active and unique EKs hitting consumers and businesses over the summer 2019 season.

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Exploit kits: spring 2019 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 14 May 2019 15:57:05 +0000

In this edition, we review active and unique exploit kits hitting consumers and businesses over the spring season.

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Exploit kits: winter 2019 review

Credit to Author: Jérôme Segura| Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 16:00:00 +0000

We review the top exploit kits in this winter 2019 snapshot.

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