Talos

September 6, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

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.

August 30, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

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.

August 23, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

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...

August 21, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

What you — and your company — should know about cyber insurance

It’s no longer a question of “if” any given company or organization is going to be hit with a cyber attack — it’s when. And when that attack comes, who...

August 16, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Threat Roundup for August 9 to August 16

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Aug. 9 and Aug. 16. As...

August 9, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Threat Roundup for August 2 to August 9

Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Aug. 2 and Aug. 9. As...

July 11, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Should governments pay extortion payments after a ransomware attack?

When it comes to ransomware attacks this year, it’s been a tale of three cities. In May, the city of Baltimore suffered a massive ransomware attack that took many of its...

July 2, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

Vulnerability Spotlight: Remote code execution vulnerabilities in Simple DirectMedia Layer

Simple DirectMedia Layer contains two vulnerabilities that could an attacker to remotely execute code on the victim’s machine. Both bugs are present in the SDL2_image library, which is used for...

May 23, 2019

THREAT RESEARCH

One year later: The VPNFilter catastrophe that wasn’t

One year ago, Cisco Talos first disclosed the existence of VPNFilter on May 23, 2018. The malware made headlines across the globe, as it was a sophisticated piece of malware...