DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: MARCH 13-19

Mar 9, 2017

Our research team compiled a list of the most interesting stories from this past week. Here are our recommendations of the latest industry news you need to know:

New variant of the macOS Proton RAT advertised on Russian cybercrime underground:  http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/57109/malware/macos-proton-rat.html

PetrWrap, a Petya-based ransomware, was used in targeted attacks: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/57147/malware/petrwrap-petya-ransomware.html

WhatsApp, Telegram Flaw Gives Hackers Full Account Access       http://www.darkreading.com/vulnerabilities—threats/whatsapp-telegram-flaw-gives-hackers-full-account-access/d/d-id/1328408

Microsoft fixes record number of flaws, some publicly known                http://www.cio.com/article/3181282/security/microsoft-fixes-record-number-of-flaws-some-publicly-known.html

Fileless Malware Campaigns Tied to Same Attacker: https://threatpost.com/fileless-malware-campaigns-tied-to-same-attacker/124369/