DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: FEB 10 – FEB 16

Feb 13, 2019

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:

MALWARE CAMPAIGNS

New SpeakUp Backdoor Infects Linux and macOS with Miners: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-speakup-backdoor-infects-linux-and-macos-with-miners/

Ransomware Attack Via MSP Locks Customers Out of Systems: https://www.darkreading.com/attacks-breaches/ransomware-attack-via-msp-locks-customers-out-of-systems/d/d-id/1333825

 

VULNERABILITIES AND ATTACK SURFACES

Remote Desktop Protocol Clients Rife with Remote Code-Execution Flaws: https://threatpost.com/remote-desktop-protocol-clients-rife-with-remote-code-execution-flaws/141505/

 

HACKING AND EVASION TECHNIQUES

Ursnif: Long Live the Steganography and AtomBombing!: https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/80777/malware/ursnif-steganography-atombombing.html

 

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Mozilla Adding CryptoMining and Fingerprint Blocking to Firefox:

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/mozilla-adding-cryptomining-and-fingerprint-blocking-to-firefox/

 

Enjoy the read and wishing you a secure week!

 

 

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