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Alert: Emotet is Back with Major Spam Campaign, Email Exfiltration Module

New Emotet malspam campaign in flight  🚨#emotet is back to sending malspam🚨Current Emotet botnet/epoch 2 payloads as of 16:00UTC/11:00EST: https://t.co/RZsxAtAbgF/artsntek.com/YtQno...

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GandCrab Version 5.0.5 Scuttles Past Bitdefender Decryption Tool

On October 25, Romanian antivirus vendor Bitdefender made the welcome announcement that they had developed a decryption tool allowing victims of...

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Nov 2018
Stats & Trends

The Ransomware Attack on a North Carolina Water Utility May Not Have Been What it Seemed

On Monday, October 15, Jeffrey Hudson, CEO of Onslow Water and Sewer Authority (ONWASA) issued a statement announcing the utility's servers and...

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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
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
Security Alert

A Clear Guide to L1TF and Foreshadow, the Latest Intel CPU Flaws

Security websites and news feeds are being overrun with headlines like "Son of Spectre" and "Move Over Meltdown," announcing the disclosure of L1...

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Aug 2018
Security Alert

Emotet Epidemic: Infections Costing Orgs Up to $1 Million Per Incident

Last Friday, July 20, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert highlighting the serious threat posed by...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

Massive RAT Campaign Uses Brand-New Trick to Weaponize PDFs

Last week, researchers at Proofpoint observed a massive new malspam campaign consisting of hundreds of thousands of emails distributed by the...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

New Sextortion Scam Flaunts Real Passwords, Rakes in $250,000 in Two Weeks

In a new twist to an old scam, criminals are sending out emails claiming they've infected the recipients’ computers with malware and have used...

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Jul 2018
Security Alert

Windows .SettingContent-ms Files Weaponized to Bypass Security, Deliver Malware

Legitimate file type offers attackers code execution Attackers are always on the lookout for legitimate programs or file types that can be abused...

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Jul 2018