Tagged: industry

The Malicious Loader from the Cloud 0

The Malicious Loader from the Cloud

Recently, we found a simple malicious downloader that downloads a fake PDF file.  Unlike a normal malicious loader that integrates the PE Loader code into its binary, this loader has stripped this part and has turned to fetching it online. Our…

What a Week! 0

What a Week!

The good, the bad, and the ugly of the last week It’s been quite a week for cybersecurity as Anthem worked through the fallout from their massive data breach the week before, the federal government upped the ante on cybercrime, and Facebook im…

(Known) SCADA Attacks Over The Years 0

(Known) SCADA Attacks Over The Years

After having spent the past few months trying to get myself acquainted with the world of SCADA, it was time to look into the history of attacks it has been subject to. For the uninitiated, SCADA (Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition) is the term…

Security in a Virtual World 0

Security in a Virtual World

Many organizations are moving to virtualized and cloud-based infrastructure. The potential benefits are well-proven, but security is just as important as in physical and on-premises environments. In early 2014, Gartner reported that over 50% of all…

3 Vectors of a Healthcare Cyberattack 0

3 Vectors of a Healthcare Cyberattack

Our healthcare systems, from EHR to medical devices, are more vulnerable than many of us realize. And the stakes are too high to ignore. Even within the healthcare industry, few people realize just how vulnerable many of our systems are to cyberatta…