Stats & Trends

New Report Highlights Biggest Risks to Endpoint Security

With cyber attacks continuing to pose an increasingly frequent and costly threat to organizations worldwide, Barkly has once again teamed up with the Ponemon Institute to evaluate the current...

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The Top 10 Banking Trojans in 2018: What You Need to Know

For years, crypto-ransomware was the payload of choice for financially motivated attackers. It became the top malware threat in the third quarter...

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Oct 2018
Security Alert

Sextortion Email Scam Nets Criminals $4 Million, Continues to Evolve

Not all attacks need cutting-edge malware or zero-day exploits to be successful. Often, a dead simple scam can be just as effective. 

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Oct 2018
Barkly vs Malware

2018's Most Active Ransomware: The Ongoing Evolution of GandCrab

Researchers announced the discovery of GandCrab v5 last week, the latest major update to a strain of ransomware that has gained significant...

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Oct 2018
Barkly vs Malware

TrickBot Banking Trojan Takes Center Stage in 2018

Something strange happened in November 2015. The prolific group behind the Dyre banking trojan, responsible for a long string of brazen cyber...

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Oct 2018
Barkly vs Malware

Unraveling Emotet's Latest Macro Obfuscation

Attack campaigns distributing Emotet have become a regular occurrence, with each new onslaught continuing to claim more victims. We've written...

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Sep 2018
Stats & Trends

Cyber Attacks Against Manufactures on the Rise

Attacks on other industries may make more headlines (take finance, retail, healthcare, or local government, for example), but the truth is...

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Sep 2018
Stats & Trends

From PoC to Pwned: New Exploits Appear in Attacks Just Days After Disclosure

Recently, I  identified five Microsoft Office vulnerabilities from 2017 and 2018 that helped fuel an ongoing wave of attack campaigns. The...

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Sep 2018
Barkly vs Malware

New Necurs Spam Campaign Targets Banks with Malicious .Wiz Files

It's been a summer of experimentation for attackers leveraging the Necurs botnet. In late May and early June, large waves of Necurs-distributed...

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Sep 2018
Security Alert

Windows Task Scheduler ALPC Zero-Day Exploited in the Wild: What You Need to Know

Windows zero-day vulnerabilities are always big news, but the latest flaw has generated even more attention due to the way it was disclosed. On...

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Sep 2018