DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: MAR 4 – MAR 11

DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: MAR 4 – MAR 11

Mar 11, 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:

Miner vs miner: Attack script seeks out and destroys competing currency crafters: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/03/06/cryptocurrency_miner_sans_martens/

ComboJack Trojan Replaces Cryptocurrency Addresses Copied to Windows Clipboard: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/combojack-trojan-replaces-cryptocurrency-addresses-copied-to-windows-clipboard/

Cyber-Espionage Group Infects Victims Through MicroTik Routers: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/cyber-espionage-group-infects-victims-through-microtik-routers/

Surprise: Norks not actually behind Olympic Destroyer malware outbreak – Kaspersky: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/03/08/analysis_suggests_norks_not_behind_olympic_destroyer_malware_attack/

GandCrab Ransomware Version 2 Released With New .Crab Extension & Other Changes: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/gandcrab-ransomware-version-2-released-with-new-crab-extension-and-other-changes/

 

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