Watchbog and the Importance of Patching
Cisco Incident Response (CSIRS) recently responded to an incident involving the Watchbog cryptomining botnet. By Luke DuCharme and Paul Lee.
Threat Roundup for August 30 to September 6
Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Aug. 30 and Sep. 6.
The latest on BlueKeep and DejaBlue vulnerabilities — Using Firepower to defend against encrypted DejaBlue
Over the past few months, Microsoft has released several security updates for critical Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)-related security bugs. These bugs are significant for IT infrastructure because they are classified...
Threat Roundup for August 23 to August 30
Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Aug. 23 and Aug. 30.
RAT Ratatouille – Backdooring PCs with leaked RATs
Orcus RAT and RevengeRAT are two of the most popular remote access trojans (RATs) in use across the threat landscape. Since its emergence in 2016, various adversaries used RevengeRAT to...
China Chopper still active 9 years later
Threats will commonly fade away over time as they're discovered, reported on, and detected. But China Chopper has found a way to stay relevant, active and effective...
Threat Roundup for August 16 to August 23
Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Aug. 16 and Aug. 23. As...
New 4CAN tool helps identify vulnerabilities in on-board car computers
Modern automobiles contain hundreds of sensors and mechanics that communicate via computers to understand their surrounding environment. Those components provide real-time information to drivers, connect the vehicle to a global...