DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: JAN 28 – FEB 4

DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: JAN 28 – FEB 4

Feb 4, 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:

New Cross-operating system RAT found in Global Cyber-Espionage Campaign: https://thehackernews.com/2018/01/crossrat-malware.html

Scarabey Ransomware – A Scarab Version Targeting Enterprise: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/scarabey-ransomware-a-scarab-version-targeting-enterprises/

A new Adobe Flash Player zero-day spotted in the wild: https://threatpost.com/adobe-flash-player-zero-day-spotted-in-the-wild/129742/

Cryptocurrency mining malware infected over half-million PCs using NSA exploit: https://thehackernews.com/2018/01/cryptocurrency-mining-malware.html

‘Ransomware’ Added to Oxford English Dictionary: https://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/ransomware-added-to-oxford-english-dictionary/d/d-id/1330960

 

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