High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

High Performance Network Security, Enterprise and Data-Center Firewall

by RSS Bing Liu  |  July 02, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
  [Updated 22 July 2015 to add the CVE information] Fortinet’s FortiGuard Labs has detected a new attack (MD5:db5df99de775af285e7f1b5355a6bee5) that exploits CVE-2015-3077 in Adobe Flash Player. This exploit uses the classic Flash Playe...
by RSS Raul Alvarez  |  May 15, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
If you haven’t heard of Rombertik, you probably had a nice vacation somewhere. A few weeks ago, Rombertik made its rounds in the news everywhere. Lots of articles and blogs were written about it, so out of curiosity, I had a look into it myself...
by RSS Richard Henderson  |  January 22, 2015  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Angler/Flash 0-day FAQ Version 1.1 - Friday, January 23 15:45PST This document will be updated and maintained as new or updated information becomes available. Continue to check this page for updates.   What is Angler? The Angler Exploit Kit...
by RSS Sousan Yazdi  |  January 06, 2015  |  Category: Security Research
In early November, we experienced an influx of Microsoft Word documents that contained malicious macros. Just when the computer security industry was on the verge of forgetting these oldies, they rose to life once again, proving that they’re not allo...
by RSS Hong Kei Chan  |  November 06, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
On October 28, 2014, we encountered an even newer version of the Backoff point-of-sale (PoS) malware which we are detecting as W32/Backoff.C!tr.spy. This newest version, with version name 211G1, was compiled close to a month after its predecessor ROM...
by RSS Ruchna Nigam  |  September 15, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
A recent news article described email as the undying "cockroach of the Internet". To validate this statement, seeing some of the Android malware samples I've analyzed recently, malware authors might share that sentiment. In 2013, we saw the first An...
by RSS Hong Kei Chan  |  June 24, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
In a previous blog post on Dexter, we briefly mentioned a new strain of point-of sale (PoS) malware that has compromised over 4,500 credit cards in the United States and Canada. This new strain of malware, dubbed JackPOS, was detected early this year...
by RSS Richard Henderson  |  May 12, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
Last month, I blogged about Microsoft's monthly Patch Tuesday updates and how it spelled the end for Windows XP. Of course, as many speculated... it wasn't quite the end of the road for XP updates. A critical flaw found in Internet Explorer being...
by RSS Benjamin Chang  |  March 12, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
[ This article originally appeared in Virus Bulletin ](http://www.virusbtn.com/virusbulletin/archive/2014/01/vb201401-Medfos) <br/>Medfos is a heavily obfuscated trojan family which downloads modules capable of redirecting search engine r...
by RSS Hong Kei Chan  |  March 10, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Hong Kei Chan, Junior AntiVirus Analyst Special Technical Contribution by Liang Huang, Senior Antivirus Analyst Dexter, a custom point-of-sale (POS) malware, has the ability to search through the memory of POS systems for credit and debit card inf...
by RSS Zhongchun Huo  |  January 29, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
[ This article originally appeared in Virus Bulletin ](http://www.virusbtn.com/virusbulletin/archive/2013/11/vb201311-Neurevt) Neurevt (also known as Beta Bot) is an HTTP bot [1] which entered the underground market around March 2013 and which is...
by RSS Michael Perna  |  January 25, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
by RSS Rick Popko  |  January 17, 2014  |  Category: Industry Trends & News
By now we've read the details of the Target breach. Attackers got away with home, email and credit card information from 70 million people (Source). How many people is that in the big scheme of things? According to a U.S. Census Bureau report from 2...
by RSS Sousan Yazdi  |  January 16, 2014  |  Category: Security Research
Sousan Yazdi, Junior Antivirus Analyst Margarette Joven, Antivirus Manager Special Technical Contribution by Liang Huang, Senior Antivirus Analyst CryptoLocker is the name of a ransomware trojan family that emerged late last year. This malware is...

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