Screenshot of original infection email from Unit 42

Emotet C2 and Spam Traffic Video

This video covers a life cycle of an Emotet infection, including initial infection, command-and-control traffic, and spambot activity sending emails with malicious spreadsheet attachments to infect new victims. The video cannot be ...
FBI Email—‘Threat Actor in Systems’—is Spam

FBI Email—‘Threat Actor in Systems’—is Spam

Mountains of email spam, from a legit FBI address, were sent to victims by a pseudonymous hacker, Pompompurin ...
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Malspam banks on Kaseya ransomware attack

Malspam banks on Kaseya ransomware attack

The Malwarebytes Threat Intelligence Team recently found a malspam campaign banking on the ransomware attack that hit Kaseya VSA. Categories: Social engineering Tags: cobalt strikedridexinformation stealerkaseyaKaseya ransomwarekaseya VSAmalspamransomwarerevilREvil ransomwaarespam (Read more...) The ...
Second colossal LinkedIn “breach” in 3 months, almost all users affected

Second colossal LinkedIn “breach” in 3 months, almost all users affected

A huge bundle of 700 million user records apparently scraped from LinkedIn via an API has appeared online. Categories: Awareness Tags: haveibeenpwnedLeonna SpilmanLinkedin breachprivacyPrivacy SharkRestorePrivacyrobocallspamTomLinerzoom (Read more...) The post Second colossal LinkedIn ...
Untangle SD-WAN adds Threat Prevention in the latest release

Untangle SD-WAN adds Threat Prevention in the latest release

The first half of 2021 has been busy for Untangle, and of all the activity, we are extremely proud of several successful product releases for both NG Firewall and SD-WAN Router. Our ...
ENISA: Top 15 Threats: Spam, Phishing, and Malware!

ENISA: Top 15 Threats: Spam, Phishing, and Malware!

| | ENISA, Phishing, Spam
Part One of this post, describing the many components of "The Enisa Cybersecurity Threat Landscape" went over ENISA's Year in Review, the emphasis on Cyber Threat Intelligence, Sector specific threats, Research Topics, ...
Old Story: Leaked Voter Records

Old Story: Leaked Voter Records

My previous posting on the Proud Boys spam email speculated that voter records were widely available for such purposes. Here’s a story from 2017 reporting that voter data for about 198 million ...
“Proud Boys” Emails Are Bogus

“Proud Boys” Emails Are Bogus

| | Elections, email, security, Spam, Trump
The Proud Boys emails aren't actual threats. They're the lowest form of anonymous spam ...
Trickbot On The Ropes: Microsoft's Case Against Trickbot

Trickbot On The Ropes: Microsoft’s Case Against Trickbot

 Trickbot is having a truly bad time this month!  While as of today, Trickbot binaries are being delivered by Emotet, there is every sign that they are struggling.   Emotet's daily activities are ...