It's important to look below the surface of a network intrusion. Those who defend common targets for cybercriminals—especially in retail and finance—should be aware that cybercriminal groups could use existing footholds to further exploit already compromised systems.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.
August 12, 2014 5:00 PM By Jinjian Zhai, Jimmy Su, Tao Wei | Mobile Threats, Threat Research
July 8, 2014 10:00 AM By Meaghan Molloy | Threat Research
May 30, 2013 10:19 PM By Helena Brito
Earlier this month, our CEO, Kevin Mandia testified before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism on cyber threats and the release of our APT 1 report. He focused his testimony on three areas: cyber threats facing businesses, countering the threats, and law enforcement's role in helping protect businesses and their intellectual property. In his testimony, Kevin focused on advanced targeted threats that organizations are unable to prevent. He specifically lays out the following reasons why attackers continue to exploit the security gap successfully:Read more...
May 15, 2012 7:24 PM By Helena Brito
It is no secret that nation states like China and Russia are attacking U.S.-based businesses in an attempt to steal valuable trade secrets. From a cybersecurity perspective, a key question organizations face is whether they should focus on reactively protecting assets from the bad guys, or to take a more proactive approach to find and contain adversaries who are already in their environment.Read more...