One of the most important “innovations” in malware in the past decade is what’s called a Domain Generation Algorithm (“DGA”)”. While DGA has been in use for over 10 years now, it’s still a potent technique that has been a particular challenge for defenders to counter. Fortunately, there are emerging technologies now that can better counter DGAs.
This time every year, people all over the world get new devices. Regardless of what holiday(s) you may (or may not) celebrate, the end of the year is a time for people to give and receive some of the latest devices to come on to the market. Nothing spoils a new gadget more than having
New Unit 42 Threat Brief: learn why you should embrace mobile banking with caution.
Unit 42 Threat Brief with info & protections on Critical Apache Struts Vulnerability CVE-2018-11776.
Unit 42 discovers attackers taking control of home routers to attack websites. Learn more about this type of attack and what you should do to prevent it.
Unit 42 investigates how attackers were creating fake versions of some well-known and well-trusted websites, and how they were used in phishing emails to unsuspecting victims. Read the Threat Brief to learn more.
This episode of the Don’t Panic Unit 42 podcast examines software supply chain attacks.
Unit 42 examines some of the forces driving the recent and significant increase in cryptocurrency mining malware
Unit 42 explores how the Sofacy group uses malicious emails to target foreign affairs agencies and ministries in North America and Europe.
Criminals behind Rig Exploit Kits may be shifting efforts to coin mining, as they look to maximize financial return on investment.
Read this Threat Brief to learn how Hancitor threat actors use fundamental business tactics to deliver attacks
Read this Unit 42 Threat Brief to get an overview of how attackers continue to adapt existing techniques to generate cryptocurrency.
Get an overview of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities including a risk assessment and calls to action.
Threat Brief: Unauthorized Coin Mining – A New Threat Facing Shoppers and Retailers This Holiday Season
Threat Brief: unauthorized coin mining – a new threat facing shoppers and retailers this holiday season.
Get the two minute threat brief on the new SunOrcal malware variant.