After being faithful to its own Magniber ransomware for several months, Magnitude EK joins others to adopt GandCrab.
An uncommon exploit kit adds a fresh Flash Player exploit to distribute the Hermes ransomware in South Korea.
This custom made drive-by download attack targets some Chinese websites and their visitors while experimenting with exploits.
Exploits may not be enough as threat actors combine them with social engineering in a new Disdain exploit kit attack method.
This post shines some light on a ‘gate’ belonging to the geo-targeted Magnitude exploit kit.
The second quarter of 2017 left the security world wondering, “What the hell happened?” With leaks of government-created exploits being deployed against users in the wild, a continued sea of ransomware constantly threatening our ability to work online, and the lines between malware and potentially unwanted programs continuing to blur, every new incident was a wakeup call.In this report, we are going to discuss some of the most important trends, tactics, and attacks of Q2 2017, including an update on ransomware, what is going on with all these exploits, and a special look at all the breaches that happened this quarter.
Several large malvertising campaigns went unnoticed amidst the news of the latest ransomware outbreak.