How Traditional Machine Learning Is Holding Cybersecurity Back

How Traditional Machine Learning Is Holding Cybersecurity Back

Posted by AngelaWong, 04-08-2020

While global cybersecurity spending now surpasses $100 billion annually, 64 percent of enterprises were compromised in 2018, according to a study by the Ponemon Institute. Wh...

Google: Eleven zero-days detected in the wild in the first half of 2020

Google: Eleven zero-days detected in the wild in the first half of 2020

Posted by AngelaWong, 03-08-2020

According to data collected by Google's Project Zero security team, there have been 11 zero-day vulnerabilities exploited in the wild in the first half of the year. The current number puts 2020 on tr...

Phishing Email Uses Google Ad Redirect to Steal Microsoft Credentials

Phishing Email Uses Google Ad Redirect to Steal Microsoft Credentials

Posted by AngelaWong, 01-08-2020

  Security researchers came across a phishing email that used a Google Ad redirect as a part of its efforts to steal victims’ Microsoft credentials. Cofense found that the email orig...

Bypassing Windows 10 UAC with mock folders and DLL hijacking

Bypassing Windows 10 UAC with mock folders and DLL hijacking

Posted by AngelaWong, 01-08-2020

A new technique uses a simplified process of  DLL hijacking and mock directories to bypass Windows 10's UAC security feature and run elevated commands without alerting a user. Windows UAC is a p...

Linux warning: TrickBot malware is now infecting your systems

Linux warning: TrickBot malware is now infecting your systems

Posted by AngelaWong, 31-07-2020

7/31/20: Update added below with information from Intezer Labs and a link to the malware sample. This article was originally published on July 30th, 2020. TrickBot's Anchor malware platform has ...

Abnormal Attack Stories: Sharepoint Attacks

Abnormal Attack Stories: Sharepoint Attacks

Posted by AngelaWong, 29-07-2020

In this attack, malicious actors make use of an automated message from Sharepoint to send phishing emails. Quick Summary of Attack Target Platform: Office 365Email Security: ProofpointMailboxes: 15,...