DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: JUNE 4-10, 2017

Jun 11, 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:

Fireball malware’s flames infect a quarter of a BILLION computers:  https://www.grahamcluley.com/fireball-malwares-flames-touch-a-quarter-of-a-billion-computers/

Eternalblue Exploit Spreading Gh0st RAT, Nitol: https://threatpost.com/eternalblue-exploit-spreading-gh0st-rat-nitol/126052/

RIG Exploit Kit Suffers Major Blow Following Coordinated Takedown Action: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/rig-exploit-kit-suffers-major-blow-following-coordinated-takedown-action/

Shadow Brokers Launches 0-Day Exploit Subscriptions for $21,000 Per Month: http://thehackernews.com/2017/05/shadow-brokers-exploits.html

Banking trojan executes when targets hover over link in PowerPoint doc: https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/06/malicious-powerpoint-files-can-infect-targets-when-hovering-over-hyperlinks/

Enjoy the read and have a secure week!