WannaCry malware is a self-propagating ransomware that spreads through internal networks and over the public internet by exploiting a vulnerability in Microsoft’s Server Message Block (SMB) protocol.Read more...
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Threat Research Blog
FireEye posts blog entries under threat research to present and discuss cyber attacks and threat intelligence from a technical perspective. These blog posts cover everything from exploits and vulnerabilities, to advanced malware and targeted attacks.
June 2, 2016 8:00 AM By Josh Homan, Rob Caldwell, Sean McBride | Advanced Malware
The FireEye Labs Advanced Reverse Engineering (FLARE) team identified several versions of an ICS-focused malware crafted to manipulate a specific industrial process running within a simulated Siemens control system environment. We named this family of malware IRONGATE.Read more...
September 15, 2015 8:00 AM By Bill Hau, Josh Homan, Tony Lee | Advanced Malware