Malware authors are continuously experimenting and employing new tactics to disguise their malware into email attachment. The key objective is to make the email look “normal” and “non-suspicious”, which will prompt the recipient to open the attachment without any suspicion.
This paper outlines the usage of FuzzBunch exploit framework, details of MS17-010 patch, and insights into the EternalBlue Exploit and DoublePulsar payload. In addition to these, this paper also puts together the detection statistics of EternalBlue exploit after its inception in May, in various campaigns till date.
Attacks based on exploits are considered to be very powerful, as they do not require any additional interactions with the user and can deliver their dangerous code discreetly.
Most attacks on an organization can be traced back to devices connected to enterprise networks, which is basically an endpoint. And hence, that is why it is extremely important for an enterprise to ensure that their endpoints remain safe and secure.
Given the breadth of software systems in any given organization and the volume of patches being released by vendors, patch management software is a critical capability within IT environments today. Here's how to choose the tools that's right for you.
Online Trust Alliance spells out best practices for testing, purchasing, networking and updating IoT devices to make them and the enterprise more secure.
Updated information about a turnkey, automated cracking system marketed to law enforcement makes it clear users should pick longer passcodes.
For an organization to be secure from any cyber threats, investments should be made in technology, people, and policy, says Mushtaq Ahmed of CSS Corp.
The biggest software company in the world, Microsoft has had a rough month with significant spikes in targeted malware attacks and an out-of-the-blue Office 365 outage that threw enterprises out of gear all over the globe.