The most enticing cyberattacks of 2020

These are the most enticing—or the most impossible-to-ignore—cyberattack lures and cyberattack capabilities of 2020. They can’t be gone soon enough.

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Malsmoke operators abandon exploit kits in favor of social engineering scheme

Threat actors behind malsmoke, one of the largest malvertising campaigns we’ve seen in recent months, have switched malware delivery tactics.

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Maze: the ransomware that introduced an extra twist

Maze ransomware attacks featured the first group of cyber-criminals to add the threat of publishing exfiltrated data to the ransomware business model

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Copycat criminals abuse Malwarebytes brand in malvertising campaign

This fake, copycat Malwarebytes site was set up by cybercriminals to distribute malware in a malvertising campaign. We examine the campaign—and the criminals’ motives.

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Exploit kits: fall 2019 review

With even more exploit kits in town, the drive-by download landscape shows continued activity in fall 2019.

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Exploit kits: summer 2019 review

In this edition of our seasonal review of exploit kits, we review active and unique EKs hitting consumers and businesses over the summer 2019 season.

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Exploit kits: spring 2019 review

In this edition, we review active and unique exploit kits hitting consumers and businesses over the spring season.

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Exploit kits: winter 2019 review

We review the top exploit kits in this winter 2019 snapshot.

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Improved Fallout EK comes back after short hiatus

The Fallout exploit kit is back with some noteworthy improvements.

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Vidar and GandCrab: stealer and ransomware combo observed in the wild

Threat actors combine new stealer Vidar and GandCrab ransomware in one-two punch.

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