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Digging up InvisiMole’s hidden arsenal

ESET researchers reveal the modus operandi of the elusive InvisiMole group, including newly discovered ties with the Gamaredon group

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18 June 2020

InvisiMole Group Resurfaces Touting Fresh Toolset, Gamaredon Partnership

InvisiMole Group Resurfaces Touting Fresh Toolset, Gamaredon Partnership InvisiMole is back, targeting Eastern Europe organizations in the military sector and diplomatic missions with an updated toolset and new APT partnership.
18 June 2020

Microsoft: COVID-19 malware attacks were barely a blip in total malware volume

COVID-19-themed malware attacks began in February, peaked in March, and are slowly dying out.
18 June 2020

When Security Takes a Backseat to Productivity

"We must care as much about securing our systems as we care about running them if we are to make the necessary revolutionary change." -CIA's Wikileaks Task Force. So ends a key section of a report the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency produced in the wake of a mammoth data breach in 2016 that led to Wikileaks publishing thousands of classified documents stolen from the agency's offensive cyber operations division. The analysis highlights a shocking series of security failures at one of the world's most secretive organizations, but the underlying weaknesses that gave rise to the breach also unfortunately are all too common in many organizations today.
17 June 2020

7 Tips for Employers Navigating Remote Recruitment

7 Tips for Employers Navigating Remote Recruitment Hiring experts explain how companies should approach recruitment when employers and candidates are working remotely.
17 June 2020

AcidBox Malware Uncovered Using Repurposed VirtualBox Exploit

AcidBox Malware Uncovered Using Repurposed VirtualBox Exploit A “very rare” malware has been used by an unknown threat actor in cyberattacks against two different Russian organizations in 2017.
17 June 2020

Zoom Changes Course on End-to-End Encryption

The videoconferencing company now says it will offer end-to-end encryption to all users beginning in July.
17 June 2020

Premier League’s Return: A Hat Trick of Cyberthreats?

Premier League’s Return: A Hat Trick of Cyberthreats? The beautiful game is back on the pitch in the U.K. -- and cyberattackers will be looking to take advantage of fans streaming the games.
17 June 2020

Lazarus Group May Have Been Behind 2019 Attacks on European Targets

Telemetry hints that the North Korean actor was behind major cyber-espionage campaign focused on military and aerospace companies, ESET says.
17 June 2020

What's Anonymous Up to Now?

What's Anonymous Up to Now? The hacker group recently took credit for two high-profile incidents -- but its actions aren't quite the same as they once were, some say.
17 June 2020

What's Anonymous Up to Now?

The hacker group recently took credit for two high-profile incidents -- but its actions aren't quite the same as they once were, some say.
17 June 2020

Ripple20 bugs expose hundreds of millions of devices to attacks

Devices used in the energy, transportation and communications sectors are also affected by the flaws in the TCP/IP software library

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17 June 2020

3 Things Wilderness Survival Can Teach Us About Email Security

It's a short hop from shows like 'Naked and Afraid' and 'Alone' to your email server and how you secure it
17 June 2020

Shlayer Mac Malware Returns with Extra Sneakiness

Shlayer Mac Malware Returns with Extra Sneakiness Spreading via poisoned Google search results, this new version of Mac's No. 1 threat comes with added stealth.
17 June 2020

Zoom backtracks and plans to offer end-to-end encryption to all users

E2EE calls were initially planned for Zoom paying customers only, but the company has reconsidered following the public's outcry.
17 June 2020

AWS said it mitigated a 2.3 Tbps DDoS attack, the largest ever

The previous record for the largest DDoS attack ever recorded was of 1.7 Tbps, recorded in March 2018.
17 June 2020

Collaboration Undermined When Security Teams Work Remotely, Some Argue

Knowledge workers are perfectly suited for remote work, but the benefits of collaboration - and the requirements of proving identity - make fully remote security teams problematic.
17 June 2020

Images Play Persuasive Role in Disinformation Campaigns

If the 2016 election is any indication, images included in state-sponsored social media posts are effective at disseminating propaganda, new analysis shows.
17 June 2020

Too Big to Cyber Fail?

How systemic cyber-risk threatens US banks and financial services companies
17 June 2020

Coronavirus-Themed Cyberattacks Drop, Microsoft

Coronavirus-Themed Cyberattacks Drop, Microsoft Microsoft report offers insight on how threat actors exploited COVID-19 across the globe.
17 June 2020