May 30, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Dubbed BackDoor.TeamViewer.49, the new Trojan was discovered by Dr. Web and Yandex earlier this month being distributed via a fake Flash Player update. The bogus update package, however, turns out to be a different malicious application called Trojan.MulDrop6.39120, which acts as a dropper, Dr. Web researchers say.
May 26, 2016 Added by:InfosecIsland News
SecurityWeek’s 2016 CISO Forum will take place on June 1-2, 2016 at the Ritz Carlton, Half Moon Bay.
May 24, 2016 Added by:Brian Soldato
User Entity Behavior Analytics (UEBA) platforms are very promising. In the near future, expect to see user behavior analytics platforms integrate more directly with infrastructure and with automated response.
May 22, 2016 Added by:InfosecIsland News
A long-lasting website infection campaign meant to redirect users to exploit kits (EKs) such as Angler and Neutrino continues to run strong roughly one year and a half after being originally discovered.
May 16, 2016 Added by:Steven Rogers
It is never too late to remind employees about phishing emails and where to route suspicious finds.
May 10, 2016 Added by:Peter Zavlaris
To some, the Tor network is believed to be a haven for threat actors, as well as a platform for launching web based attacks.
May 10, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Malvertising, the malicious activity that involves spreading malware via online advertising, has been trending up over the past few years, and 2016 might become a record-breaking year for it, Cyphort Labs researchers suggest.
May 09, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Allowing organizations to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities as early as possible, threat hunting is a new trend in enterprise security, recently released SANS Institute research reveals.
May 09, 2016 Added by:Vanishree Rao
Thanks to digital preferences of millennials, increased digitization and cloudification will drive the demand for cloud security products and services.
May 03, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Steam recently patched security vulnerabilities in its system to prevent attackers from tapping into the data transmitted between a local client and the Steam network to view plain-text passwords or take over accounts.
May 03, 2016 Added by:Ganesh Kirti
We looked at how well CASBs would fare in helping enterprises survive the treacherous 12 and guess what? CASBs clearly address nine of the treacherous 12 (along with many other risks not mentioned in the report).
April 26, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
April 26, 2016 Added by:Jim Legg
While prevention of the initial breach is an important layer of an enterprise security strategy, perimeter-based threat protection alone is not sufficient to protect against today’s increasingly sophisticated and targeted external security threats.
April 22, 2016 Added by:Vanishree Rao
End-to-end encryption does not solve the problem, despite the common perception that it is the holy grail of instant-messaging security. It is necessary that service providers shift their attention toward non-traditional key-derivation mechanisms to close the loophole.
April 21, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
Researchers at Cisco Talos have recently had a closer look at Nuclear and noticed that its operators have switched focus toward non-English users, but that they are targeting people in more than 10,000 different cities in over 150 countries worldwide.
April 20, 2016 Added by:Harvey Boulter
The technology exists for banks to provide spoof-proof communications internally and to their customers, to avoid attacks such as those against the Android apps of major Australian banks.
April 15, 2016 Added by:Tomer Saban
In order to provide security teams with the ability to react quickly and accurately to cyber-attacks and overcome technical and resource-related limitations, here are three fundamental requirements to consider.
April 14, 2016 Added by:Ionut Arghire
A new malware downloader has been spotted recently, used to drop various malicious programs to compromised computers, including the Locky ransomware and the Kegotip and Pony info stealers.