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Trickbot-Infected Machines Drop Emotet Samples
It's reportedly the first time this has happened since the takedown of Emotet in January 2021, say the researchers who made the discovery.
December 08, 2021
It's reportedly the first time this has happened since the takedown of Emotet in January 2021, say the researchers who made the discovery.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 08, 2021
2 min read
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DigiCert Advances Passwordless Authentication with Support for Windows Hello for Business
Managing Windows Hello hybrid certificate trust model on DigiCert PKI platform streamlines enterprise passwordless authentication and access, an industry first for public Certification Authorities (CAs).
December 07, 2021
Managing Windows Hello hybrid certificate trust model on DigiCert PKI platform streamlines enterprise passwordless authentication and access, an industry first for public Certification Authorities (CAs).
December 07, 2021
3 min read
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Microsoft Seizes Malicious Websites Used by Prolific Chinese APT Group
The so-called Nikel cyber espionage attack group - aka APT15, Vixen Panda, KE3CHANG, Royal APT, and Playful Dragon - has been in Microsoft's sights since 2016.
December 06, 2021
The so-called Nikel cyber espionage attack group - aka APT15, Vixen Panda, KE3CHANG, Royal APT, and Playful Dragon - has been in Microsoft's sights since 2016.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 06, 2021
1 min read
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Russian Actors Behind SolarWinds Attack Hit Global Business & Government Targets
Clusters of activity associated with the attack group behind last year's supply chain breach reveal novel techniques, researchers say.
December 06, 2021
Clusters of activity associated with the attack group behind last year's supply chain breach reveal novel techniques, researchers say.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
December 06, 2021
5 min read
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One-Third of Black Friday Shoppers Were Bots, Fake Users
Fake traffic observed on Nov. 26 included malicious scrapers, sophisticated botnets, fake accounts, and click farms.
December 03, 2021
Fake traffic observed on Nov. 26 included malicious scrapers, sophisticated botnets, fake accounts, and click farms.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 03, 2021
1 min read
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NSO Group Spyware Used to Breach US State Dept. Phones
At least nine US State Department employee iPhones were targeted with sophisticated spyware developed by the Israeli firm NSO Group.
December 03, 2021
At least nine US State Department employee iPhones were targeted with sophisticated spyware developed by the Israeli firm NSO Group.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 03, 2021
2 min read
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APT Groups Adopt New Phishing Method. Will Cybercriminals Follow?
APT actors from Russia, China, and India have been observed using the RTF-template injection technique that researchers say is poised for wider adoption.
December 01, 2021
APT actors from Russia, China, and India have been observed using the RTF-template injection technique that researchers say is poised for wider adoption.
by Kelly Sheridan, Senior Editor
December 01, 2021
5 min read
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Russian Man Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Running 'Bulletproof' Hosting for Cybercrime
Service hosted Zeus, SpyEye, Citadel, Blackhole Exploit Kit malware aimed at US companies and financial institutions.
December 01, 2021
Service hosted Zeus, SpyEye, Citadel, Blackhole Exploit Kit malware aimed at US companies and financial institutions.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 01, 2021
1 min read
Article
Neustar Security Services Spins Out as Own Company
The company plans to offer newly integrated services into its Ultra Secure portfolio and expand its sales, marketing, and service capabilities.
December 01, 2021
The company plans to offer newly integrated services into its Ultra Secure portfolio and expand its sales, marketing, and service capabilities.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
December 01, 2021
1 min read
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Attacker Sentenced in Multimillion-Dollar SIM Hijacking Scheme
A sixth member of international hacking group The Community was sentenced to 10 months in prison and ordered to pay $121,549.37 in restitution.
November 30, 2021
A sixth member of international hacking group The Community was sentenced to 10 months in prison and ordered to pay $121,549.37 in restitution.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 30, 2021
1 min read
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9 out of 10 Healthcare Organizations Provide Telehealth Services, Yet Almost Half Face Patients' Mistrust Toward Privacy
Kaspersky surveyed healthcare decision-makers to learn how the digital transformation of the industry is going and which problems they believe should be solved to create a world in which everyone can gain access to quality care.
November 29, 2021
Kaspersky surveyed healthcare decision-makers to learn how the digital transformation of the industry is going and which problems they believe should be solved to create a world in which everyone can gain access to quality care.
November 29, 2021
5 min read
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IKEA Email Systems Targeted in Cyberattack
Attackers are reportedly targeting IKEA employees in a phishing campaign that leverages stolen reply-chain emails.
November 29, 2021
Attackers are reportedly targeting IKEA employees in a phishing campaign that leverages stolen reply-chain emails.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 29, 2021
1 min read
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When Will Security Frameworks Catch Up With the New Cybersecurity Normal?
Standards need to reflect that most endpoints will be remote and/or wireless.
November 24, 2021
Standards need to reflect that most endpoints will be remote and/or wireless.
by Tony Howlett, CISO at UniSec Cybersecurity
November 24, 2021
5 min read
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New Android Spyware Variants Linked to Middle Eastern APT
The new variants, improved for stealth and persistence, share code with other malware samples attributed to the C-23 APT.
November 23, 2021
The new variants, improved for stealth and persistence, share code with other malware samples attributed to the C-23 APT.
by Dark Reading Staff, Dark Reading
November 23, 2021
2 min read
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Why Should I Adopt a Zero-Trust Security Strategy?
Zero-trust is the right approach for protecting your end users. Executing it in the right way will also help you comply with NIST standards and upcoming federal mandates.
November 23, 2021
Zero-trust is the right approach for protecting your end users. Executing it in the right way will also help you comply with NIST standards and upcoming federal mandates.
by Ash Devata, General Manager, Cisco Zero Trust and Duo Security
November 23, 2021
2 min read
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