During these difficult times, users of many organisations find themselves working remotely, away from their usual office locations. For a lot of organisations, this is business as usual, and infrastructure is in place to support secure working practices from remote locations. However, for some, this is uncharted territory, and some ways in which internal data... Continue Reading →
Guest Author: Lari Huttunen, Senior Analyst, Arctic Security At the end of March, we at Arctic Security noticed an uptick in the number of organizations being potentially compromised on a weekly basis...
COVID 19 is an ideal opportunity for malicious actors. With much of the global workforce working from home, we and our partners have seen a dramatic change in the compromise landscape (look for more analysis on that topic in an upcoming blog). The community is also very much aware of attempts to leverage popular websites,... Continue Reading →
Other threat intelligence groups have previously publicised that the Chinese-attributed threat group, Emissary Panda (aka APT27, TG-3390, BRONZE UNION, Iron Tiger and LuckyMouse), have been targeting various sectors in the Middle East, including government organisations. On 15 December 2019, Iran's Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi, announced that Iranian authorities had detected foreign spying malware on their government servers which they attributed... Continue Reading →
Author: Rabbi Rob Thomas, CEO Greetings, network defenders!We now have a moment to assess the cyber actions in the wake of events in and around Iran. There was concern that the Iranian regime would respond with widespread cyber attacks. “Be vigilant,” some said. But vigilance is a state, not a plan. It is wise to... Continue Reading →
With the arrival of the new year comes the inevitable surfeit of predictions for 2020. As noted in many journals and articles, we humans are notoriously poor at making accurate predictions. The nature of complex systems coupled with our tendency to break problems into component parts makes it all but inevitable that most of our... Continue Reading →
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Team Cymru is pleased to announce RISE Colombia! Come see us there! We will be in Colombia from May 6 - 7. We are happy to be working with our partners from LACNIC to host this event alongside LACNIC33! For more information and to register for this event, please register here. Don't know the password?... Continue Reading →
Team Cymru is pleased to announce RISE Finland! Come see us there! This event runs from January 13 - 15, 2020. We are happy to be coming back to the beauty of Finland and the Baltic Sea a second time! For more information and to register for this event, please register here. Don't know the... Continue Reading →