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A few months ago we received a sample from a customer that turned out to be a password stealer (PWS). One thing about this malware stood out: the subdirectory used in the access panel URL. It contained the string “***=**U=TEAM” (which we have obfuscated). Our investigations lead us to believe this may be a case of industrial […]

A number of serious vulnerabilities have been recently reported  impacting OS X, iOS, watchOS and tvOS.  These vulnerabilities appear to be similar to StageFright in that an attacker can execute malicious code without any user interaction whatsoever. I don’t even have to click anything? The vulnerability involves a bug in the way TIFF files are handled.  […]

How important is a comprehensive, fully integrated security strategy for an enterprise? Just ask Michelle Duprey, Manager of Information Security at Boston Medical Center (BMC). The academic medical center, based in Boston, is the largest safety-net hospital in New England. A business that robust demands a modern security defense. When Duprey first joined the hospital […]

Stories of inanimate objects coming to life are familiar to us. Movies such as Toy Story show the idea’s cultural weight, and Greek mythology on humans being morphed into objects show its history. But in today’s day and age, technology can make fairy tales seem real. What if the laptop, that familiar tool we use […]

Los nuevos ransomware de servidores como el caso de SamSam y Maktub están a la caza de víctimas. A diferencia de las antiguas técnicas de ransomware, ahora éste se instala sin acciones determinadas como hacer clic en un enlace o abrir un archivo. En lugar de eso, el ransomware ataca a servidores vulnerables como aquellos […]