DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: DEC 17 – DEC 23

Dec 24, 2017

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

Satori IoT Botnet Exploits Zero-Day to attack Huawei Routers: https://thehackernews.com/2017/12/satori-mirai-iot-botnet.html

Fancy Bear APT group refactored its backdoor to make it harder to detect: https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/67029/apt/fancy-bear-apt-backdoor.html

A new .DOC GlobeImposter Ransomware Variant Campaign: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-doc-globeimposter-ransomware-variant-malspam-campaign-underway/

A new Ransomware Targets South-Korean Victims: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/file-locker-ransomware-targets-korean-victims-and-asks-for-50k-won/

Digmine Cryptocurrency Miner Spreading via Facebook Messenger: https://newsroom.trendmicro.com/blog/security-intelligence/digmine-cryptocurrency-miner-spreading-facebook-messenger

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