The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) worked with multiple international partners to take down on November 29 one of the longest running malware families dubbed Andromeda.
Security researchers spotted an increase in new activity from the Mirai IoT botnet. This new campaign targets organizations in Argentina, but has spread to other parts of South America and North Africa.
The United Kingdom's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has released a security advisory and intelligence report on the Turla cyber threat group that targets government, military, technology, energy and commercial organizations.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a joint technical alert on updated threat intelligence on a remote administration tool (RAT) dubbed FALLCHILL used by the North Korean government.
Researchers from Qihoo 360 Netlab have reported a big uptick in botnet activity targeting internet connected devices made by ZyXEL Communications.
Palo Alto's Unit 42 security group has discovered a new malware family called Reaver with links to Chinese espionage group, also known for using SunOrcal malware.
Symantec has spotted a previously unknown cyber espionage group called Sowbug that targets South American and Southeast Asian governments.
McAfee Advanced Threat Research analysts have spotted new malicious techniques used by the APT28 threat group.
Security researchers have discovered serious weaknesses and total breakdown in WPA2, a security protocol used to secure protected Wi-Fi networks. An attacker within range of a victim's Wi-Fi device could exploit these weaknesses using key reinstallation attacks (KRACKs).
Checkpoint has discovered a new attack method subbed "Bashware" that can allow hackers to bypass common security solutions with any known malware. The Bashware technique takes advantage of a new…