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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.
July 21, 2015 8:00 AM By Erye Hernandez, Daniel Regalado, Nart Villeneuve | Threat Research, Targeted Attack
A look at the day-to-day operations of a group of cybercriminals who have managed to steal over $1 million by diverting payments from legitimate business transactions.
Hacking the News: Global News Media Firms and Small Market Outlets In the Crosshairs of Cyber Threat GroupsJune 2, 2015 4:00 AM By FireEye Threat Intelligence | Targeted Attack, Threat Research
ISIS and some of their sympathizers are targeting the media through hacking operations. It carries significant implications for several reasons: 1) they have successfully managed to take a news network off the air; 2) they've hacked into social media and wreaked havoc on the stock market; and 3) in some cases, they appear to be government-sponsored groups carrying out a larger political agenda.
November 10, 2014 12:00 PM By Hui Xue, Yulong Zhang, Tao Wei | Mobile Threats, Vulnerabilities, Threat Intelligence, Threat Research, Exploits, Targeted Attack
October 15, 2014 9:00 AM By Abhishek Singh | Vulnerabilities, Targeted Attack