DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: FEB 25 – MAR 2

Mar 5, 2018

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:

Data Keeper Ransomware – An unusual and complex Ransom-as-a-Service platform: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/69553/malware/data-keeper-ransomware.html

The Rig Exploit Kit Has Forsaken Ransomware for Coinminers: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-rig-exploit-kit-has-forsaken-ransomware-for-coinminers/

Adobe Flash Vulnerability Reappears in Malicious Word Files: https://www.darkreading.com/threat-intelligence/adobe-flash-vulnerability-reappears-in-malicious-word-files/d/d-id/1331139

Google Chrome: Flash Usage Declines from 80% in 2014 to Under 8% Today: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/google-chrome-flash-usage-declines-from-80-percent-in-2014-to-under-8-percent-today/

Biggest-Ever DDoS Attack (1.35 Tbs) Hits Github Website: https://thehackernews.com/2018/03/biggest-ddos-attack-github.html

 

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