A botnet has exploited a highly critical Drupal CMS vulnerability, which was previously disclosed by Drupal in March.
Verizon pegged ransomware as the most prevalent malware in its 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report.
A malware family called Rarog is becoming an appealing and affordable entry point for hackers to run cryptocurrency mining campaigns, researchers say.
Threatpost’s Tom Spring sits down with Flashpoint and Akamai to discuss how the two companies worked together to address the 2016 Mirai DDoS attacks.
More than half of businesses have faced IoT-related attacks, yet only a third consider IoT cyber security “very important.”
The botnet uses port scanning code from Mirai, a first for Android-related attacks, according to researchers.
A GTA hosting site is offering powerful DDoS attacks for $20 a pop, researchers say.
Researchers say Smominru threat actors are in control of 500,000 node botnet and earning $8,500 daily mining for Monero cryptocurrency.
Two related Mirai variants called Masuta and PureMasuta have links to a hacker identified as Nexus Zeta.
Researchers have spotted Locky ransomware infections emanating from the Necurs botnet via Word attachments using a DDE technique that Microsoft says is an Office feature and does not merit a security patch.