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Attribution is the practice of taking forensic artifacts of a cyberattack and matching them to known threats against targets with a profile matching a particular organization. For an in-depth look, see our two-part blog series on when you should care about attribution and why one shouldn’t overthink it.
November 29, 2016 - In Part II of this three-part series, we take a deeper look into the mistakes one easily makes in terms of cyber attack attribution.
October 26, 2016 - Attribution is the practice of taking forensic artifacts of a cyber attack and matching them to known threats against targets with a profile matching your organization. If this seems overly complicated, that is intentional. There are degrees of attribution that map to very specific contexts and painting over that context with a simplistic reading accomplishes very little other than frightening decision makers into unnecessary expenditures.
August 17, 2021 - "We have the smoke, the smell of gunpowder and a bullet casing. But we do not have the gun to link the activity to the Kremlin."
July 20, 2021 - The US, UK, EU, and NATO have have issued a coordinated, public censure of China for its role in attacks against Exchange servers earlier this year.
April 21, 2021 - Pulse Secure is alerting users about the active exploitation of old and new vulnerabilities, in what may be state-sponsored attacks.
April 20, 2021 - Fedir Hladyr is considered the mastermind behind the Carbanak campaign that stole $900 million from financial institutions and others.
April 19, 2021 - The North Korean APT uses a clever technique to bypass security products by embedding one of its payload as a BMP image.
April 16, 2021 - US intelligence and law enforcement agencies have issued a joint advisory listing 5 specific vulnerabilities being used by the SVR against the US and its allies.
April 12, 2021 - New research by Analyst1 sheds light on the cooperation between some of the ransomware gangs dominating the cybersecurity news.