Malware

Sophos reveals how ransomware families attack
Playbook covers attack tools and techniques used by 11 major ransomware families
Proofpoint report reveals Emotet’s growing global footprint, also targeting Middle East
Emotet lures victims with branding designed to look like legitimate emails
‘Top 5’ list of malware discovered in 2019
ESET researchers look back at some of the most pertinent malware discoveries of the year 2019
Stalkerware incidents increase by 35% in 2019: Kaspersky
Installation attempts surpassed 37,000 in the first eight months of 2019
Trend Micro report reveals 265% growth in fileless attacks
UAE ranks first in MENA for the highest number of malicious URLs accessed in H1 2019
Kaspersky patents sandbox that adapts to malware behaviour on the fly
Technology allows analysis of suspicious files in a single attempt instead of trying multiple times
Major cloud providers struggling to contain cyber threats: report
Palo Alto research identifies more than 34 million vulnerabilities across various cloud platforms
Over 900,000 gamers hit in a year by fake video games spreading malware
Over a third of the attacks centred on just three games, including Minecraft, GTA and Sims
Kaspersky employs machine learning to protect Android
Cloud ML for Android designed to detect previously unknown malware
Kaspersky Lab uncovers critical vulnerability in Windows
Unidentified group of exploit weakness to target the core of computer systems, the kernel
Russian Doll-style malware hunts Pirate Bay users
PirateMatryoshka malware carries a Trojan-downloader disguised as a hacked version of legitimate software

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