Our adversaries are familiar with the RTF format and the inner workings of Microsoft Word, and can devise obfuscation tricks to evade traditional signature-based detection. Understanding hackers perform obfuscation can in turn help us improve our detection of this type of malware.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.
April 20, 2016 8:00 PM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Intelligence
FireEye has discovered FIN6, a cybercriminal group that is using stolen credit card information.Read more...
July 29, 2015 3:21 PM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Threat Intelligence
The backdoor malware HAMMERTOSS uses commonly known tactics in a unique way that makes it a challenge to discover. The malware is used by APT29, a Russian threat group.