flame malware


Black Alps 2017 was an inaugural Cyber Security Conference held last November 13 at Y-Parc, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland. With support from previous cyber security events, such as CyberSec Conference and Application Security Forum - Western Switzerland, there is no doubt that Black Alps 2017 is headed for success. The conference lasted for two days, and aimed to discuss the latest threats, mitigations, and advances in cyber security. [Read More]
by RSS Rommel Abraham D Joven  |  Nov 22, 2017  |  Filed in: Security Research
Over the last month, the Flame virus quite literally burst onto the scene with its technical complexity and sophistication that outpaced the most advanced pieces of malware to date. Weighing in at 20 MB, the piece of code, dubbed Flame, wowed the security community with covert cyber espionage abilities usually relegated to Jason Bourne and Ethan Hunt. Among other things, Flame can sit silently on a victim’s machine and capture screenshots, intercept network traffic and stealthily record audio in the room, which it subsequently sends to remote... [Read More]
by RSS Stefanie Hoffman  |  Jun 25, 2012  |  Filed in: Industry Trends