Researchers identified a new ransomware family called Magniber that uniquely only targets users in South Korea and the Asia Pacific regions.
TA17-293A: Advanced Persistent Threat Activity Targeting Energy and Other Critical Infrastructure Sectors
Original release date: October 20, 2017 Systems Affected Domain Controllers File Servers Email Servers Overview This joint Technical Alert (TA) is the result of analytic efforts between the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This alert provides information on advanced persistent threat (APT) actions targeting government entities and organizations
Malware dubbed IOTroop that researchers say is “worse than Mirai” has already infected one million businesses worldwide.
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.
This week’s Threatpost News Wrap Podcast recaps the ROCA, KRACK and Boundhook attacks, as well as the release of Google Advanced Protection for Gmail.
Cisco patched a critical bug in its Cloud Services Platform 2100 hardware and at the same time told customers 96 of its products are vulnerable to KRACK vulnerabilities.
Google announced a public bug bounty for Google Play that brings developers and researchers together to find and patch flaws in popular apps.
SSH private keys are being targeted by hackers who have stepped up the scanning of thousands of WordPress website in search of private keys.
Experts applaud a new Google service, Advanced Protection, which beefs up account password protection and limits access to a user’s Gmail and Drive.
The FBI has made an appeal to organizations victimized by DDoS attacks to share details and characteristics of those incidents.