As part of our normal course of operations as a cyber threat intelligence provider, we monitor the cyber crime underground and the world of cyber espionage. We provide analysis to our clients on new and emerging threats as well as help them analyze artifacts found on their networks. As you can imagine, we naturally run into large quantities of malware on a daily basis, conduct a great deal of reverse engineering and aide from time to time in incident response. Every once in awhile, we try to share details on what we find and how we find it to the public in the interest of informing the community around new threats and providing actionable analysis to support the hunt and kill missions.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.
September 22, 2015 10:00 AM By J. Gomez, Genwei Jiang
Ad networks and content publishers are abused when it comes to malvertising, where hackers target ads on legitimate websites for their own purposes. Forbes.com has been a victim of this.