Smishing (SMS phishing) offers a unique vector to infect mobile users. FireEye Labs recently discovered a RuMMS campaign, which threat actors are using to distribute their malware. They are using shared-hosting providers, which adds flexibility to the threat actor’s campaign and makes it harder for defending parties to track these moving targets.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 8, 2015 12:30 PM By Zhaofeng Chen, Yulong Zhang, Hui Xue, Tao Wei
Phantom vulnerability (CVE-2015-1118) leads to multiple UAF issues in libsystem_network.dylib and puts the system into a coma state. In this blog we describe the causes, the symptoms and the solutions of Phantom attacks to protect users from such a threat.Read more...
February 27, 2015 3:45 PM By Jason Steer
The FireEye mobile threat report is an assessment of more than 7 million mobile apps on both the Android and Apple platforms. The report discusses the vulnerabilities found and how security managers can address the risks they pose.
June 4, 2014 10:00 AM By Jinjian Zhai, Humayun Ajmal, Jimmy Su