Cyber security events can negatively impact a business, and threat actors can pose a particular threat to those organizations in the midst of combining their assets and operations. Here's why companies going through mergers and acquisitions make even more attractive targets.Read more...
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Threat Research Blog
The FireEye Labs team posts blog entries under threat research to present and discuss cyber attacks and threat intelligence from a technical perspective. They cover the full spectrum of exploits and vulnerabilities, including advanced malware and targeted threats.
- A new version of CenterPOS, known in the cybercrime underground as Cerebrus, has been discovered. This new version now contains additional command options, as well as a configuration file that holds the command and control data and the encryption key.
April 20, 2016 8:00 PM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Intelligence, Threat Research
FireEye has discovered FIN6, a cybercriminal group that is using stolen credit card information.Read more...
January 28, 2016 8:00 AM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Research, Advanced Malware
December 20, 2015 7:45 PM By Ryann Winters , FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Research, Targeted Attack
Spear phishing campaigns, possibly used by multiple China-based threat groups, are employing a silently-patched vulnerability to target both Japanese and Taiwanese intelligence. These countries are likely targeted due to recent changes to Japan’s pacifist constitution and the upcoming Taiwanese election.Read more...
China-based Cyber Threat Group Uses Dropbox for Malware Communications and Targets Hong Kong Media OutletsDecember 1, 2015 8:00 AM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Intelligence, Threat Research
A spear-phishing campaign that targets Hong Kong-based media organizations is using Dropbox for its malware communications.