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15 05, 2017

Does WannaCry Mark a New Era of Global, Distributed Cybercrime?

By | May 15th, 2017|Threat Intelligence|Comments Off on Does WannaCry Mark a New Era of Global, Distributed Cybercrime? on Does WannaCry Mark a New Era of Global, Distributed Cybercrime?

In 2017, the Skybox Security Research Lab predicted a new business model, distributed cybercrime, which it predicted would result in a global malware outbreak. WannaCry was an example of such an outbreak.
9 05, 2017

Windows “Crazy–Bad” Zero–Day

By | May 9th, 2017|Vulnerability & Threat Management|Comments Off on Windows “Crazy–Bad” Zero–Day on Windows “Crazy–Bad” Zero–Day

A zero–day RCE vulnerability affecting many Windows OS products has been referred to as “the worst Windows remote code exec in recent memory.”
6 03, 2017

A Brief History of Distributed Cybercrime

By | March 6th, 2017|Cybercrime|Comments Off on A Brief History of Distributed Cybercrime on A Brief History of Distributed Cybercrime

How did we get to a point where ransomware could force a major hospital to operate entirely on paper or a major city to provide public transit rides for free? The answer: lots and lots of easy money.
22 02, 2017

LogicLocker Brings Ransomware to SCADA Networks

By | February 22nd, 2017|Critical Infrastructure|Comments Off on LogicLocker Brings Ransomware to SCADA Networks on LogicLocker Brings Ransomware to SCADA Networks

It may only be a POC, but LogicLocker is teaching a valuable lesson on the risks distributed cybercrime pose to critical infrastructure
2 02, 2017

Throwback Thursday: Life After Breach

By | February 2nd, 2017|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on Throwback Thursday: Life After Breach on Throwback Thursday: Life After Breach

Shamoon is back in the Middle East, but what lessons were learned from it's last attack? Here's 5 steps to recover from a data breach learned the hard way after the 2012 attack on Aramco.
25 01, 2017

Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia

By | January 25th, 2017|Energy, Oil & Gas|Comments Off on Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia on Shamoon 2 Distributing DistTrack Wiper in Saudi Arabia

Petrochemical Company Sadara has reportedly already been affected by the advanced, multi-step attack. Learn how Skybox can help.
23 01, 2017

5 Security Management Trends to Watch in 2017

By | January 23rd, 2017|Cybersecurity|Comments Off on 5 Security Management Trends to Watch in 2017 on 5 Security Management Trends to Watch in 2017

Cybersecurity can’t sit still. As we look ahead to what this year has in store for the security management landscape, organizations globally should be paying attention to five key trends.