DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: MAR 18 – MAR 25

DEEP INSTINCT RECOMMENDS – TOP STORIES OF THE WEEK: MAR 18 – MAR 25

Mar 26, 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:

TeleRAT, a new Android Trojan that uses Telegram for data exfiltration: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/70551/malware/telerat-android-trojan.html

City of Atlanta IT Systems Hit by SamSam Ransomware: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/city-of-atlanta-it-systems-hit-by-samsam-ransomware/

The AVCrypt Ransomware Tries To Uninstall Your AV Software: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/the-avcrypt-ransomware-tries-to-uninstall-your-av-software/

OceanLotus APT is very active, it used new Backdoor in recent campaigns: http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/70253/apt/oceanlotus-apt-backdoor.html

Russian APT Compromised Cisco Router in Energy Sector Attacks: https://www.darkreading.com/endpoint/privacy/russian-apt-compromised-cisco-router-in-energy-sector-attacks/d/d-id/1331306

 

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