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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 17, 2014 5:37 PM By Richard Bejtlich
Every year I look forward to reading the new M-Trends Report. It's a powerful summary of the lessons Mandiant learns from conducting incident response engagements for global clients. The report describes what our teams see in the field. It does not attempt to provide a statistically significant representation of the global population of incident response activity. Rather, it's our best effort to share what we think you should know, derived from first-hand experience at hundreds of clients in more than 30 industry sectors.Read more...
October 18, 2012 3:58 PM By Richard Bejtlich
Digital security professionals usually associate "security awareness" with initiatives to educate employees. The idea is that if the security staff can teach employees to be wary online, they will be less likely to fall prey to various forms of cyber-attack. I agree with this philosophy, and I find it difficult to believe that anyone would argue against training employees. However, security staff should do some level of cost-benefit analysis to ensure that the resources expended on training do not exceed the benefits!Read more...
September 12, 2012 12:44 PM By Richard Bejtlich
"Defining the Win" is a popular topic when Mandiant personnel talk to clients. In this blog post I will share three examples from my experience in incident response.Read more...
August 29, 2008 11:52 AM By Atif Mushtaq