The Foundation for Defense of Democracies Conference on Cyber-Enabled Economic Warfare November 13, 2018 — Washington, D.C. Welcome Remarks and The Rising Global Cyber Threat. Speakers: Dr. Samantha F. Ravich, Principal Investigator, FDD’s project on C…Continue Reading
A Russian state-sponsored cyber-espionage group has come back to life after a one-year period of inactivity with a relative large spear-phishing campaign that has targeted both the US government and private sector.
The hacking group is known in infose…Continue Reading
We modeled the Cybersecurity Canon after the Baseball or Rock & Roll Hall-of-Fame, except for cybersecurity books. We have more than 25 books on the initial candidate list, but we are soliciting help from the cybersecurity community to increase the num…Continue Reading
The hacking team behind a cyberattack which impacted the Winter Olympic Games is back with an updated cache of droppers and hacking tools.
This week, researchers from Check Point said that Hades, the advanced persistence threat (APT) group believed to…Continue Reading
#1237054: Chinese TEMP.Periscope cyberespionage group was using TTPs associated with Russian APTs. Chinese TEMP.Periscope cyberespionage group targeted a UK-based engineering company using TTPs associated with Russia-linked APT groups. Attribution of c…Continue Reading
For a fifth year now, Europol has developed the IOCTA (Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment). The primary objective of the assessment is the provision of a comprehensive type of overview of the current and anticipated threats in the future, as we…Continue Reading
An espionage group used stolen digital certificates to sign Plead malware and used a password stealer component that was also used in attacks in East Asia. How does this attack work, and how does one steal digital certificates?
Users increasingly need…Continue Reading
2118 Rayburn House Office Building. Chairman Ratcliffe, Chairman Stefanik, Ranking Member Richmond, Ranking Member Langevin, and members of the Committees, thank you for today’s opportunity to testify regarding the Department of Homeland Security’s (DH…Continue Reading
On Wednesday afternoon, The New York Times published a blockbuster—five byline, 50 source, 5,000 word—report on the failures of Facebook’s management team during the past three years. It begins with Sheryl Sandberg yelling at one of her employees; it e…Continue Reading
#1236947: Sophos 2019 Threat Report unveils the rise of the hand-delivered, targeted cyberattacks. OXFORD, U.K., Nov. 14, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sophos (LSE: SOPH) today launched its 2019 Threat Report providing insights into emerging and evolving cy…Continue Reading