Hiking advertisements are directing users to the Neptune Exploit Kit and ultimately a Monero miner infection as part of a new malvertising campaign.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.
March 15, 2017 8:48 AM By Zain Gardezi | Advanced Malware
FireEye researchers showcase some of the prominent malvertising campaigns active over the last four months, as well as the cushion servers related to different exploit kits.Read more...
March 22, 2016 8:00 AM By Safwan Khan | Advanced Malware
November 13, 2015 1:32 PM By J. Gomez | Exploits
Websites that serve ads are targets for malvertising - online advertisements that quietly redirect to a malicious site when a user clicks on them. Now, a top-ranked ad network is redirecting to the Rig EK.
September 29, 2015 8:30 PM By Brad Duncan
This part of the blog is delivered with thanks to Brad Duncan. Brad penned this portion of the blog and we're thankful to him for his help here and for his collaboration. For those of you that don't know Brad, he is a Security Researcher at Rackspace. He also runs the blog www.malware-traffic-analysis.net, and he is also a handler at the Internet Storm Center (isc.sans.edu).Read more...