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

Mar 14, 2019

‘Backdoor’ vulnerabilities are dominating cyber news this week. Here are our recommendations of the latest industry news you need to know:

 

Google reveals Chrome zero-day under active attacks

https://www.zdnet.com/article/google-reveals-chrome-zero-day-under-active-attacks/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

 

Researchers uncover ring of GitHub accounts promoting 300+ backdoored apps

https://www.zdnet.com/article/researchers-uncover-ring-of-github-accounts-promoting-300-backdoored-apps/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

 

Iran-Linked Chafer APT recently used python-based backdoor

https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/82004/breaking-news/chafer-apt-python-backdoor.html

 

New SLUB Backdoor Uses Slack, GitHub as Communication Channels

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-slub-backdoor-uses-slack-github-as-communication-channels/

 

Jokeroo Ransomware-as-a-Service Offers Multiple Membership Packages

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/jokeroo-ransomware-as-a-service-offers-multiple-membership-packages/

 

Enjoy your week!