What Does Ransomware Sound Like?

What Does Ransomware Sound Like?
by Matthew Rosenquist on 12-25-2016 at 7:00 am

Congratulations to the multinational government agencies involved in the takedown of the Avalanche cybercriminal infrastructure! The U.S. Attorney’s Office, FBI, Europol, German Police, and others from over 40 countries were involved in disrupting one of the largest support structures for malware, digital money laundering,… Read More


Floki Bot is Becoming an International Sensation with Cybercriminals

Floki Bot is Becoming an International Sensation with Cybercriminals
by Matthew Rosenquist on 12-22-2016 at 7:00 am

Floki Bot, a new financial oriented malware, is popular with English, Portuguese, and Russian speaking underground criminal markets, winning over cybercriminals with new features and functionality. It is currently being used by a number of different cybercrime groups around the world and is being sold on the dark market for… Read More


The New Reality for IoT Security

The New Reality for IoT Security
by Matthew Rosenquist on 11-28-2016 at 4:00 pm

Recent Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are forcing a shift in Internet-of-Things (IoT) security thinking. The dangers are expanding as attackers are taking advantage of billions of IoT devices, conscripting them into their botnet armies for massive DDoS attacks.… Read More


New IoT Botnets Emerge

New IoT Botnets Emerge
by Matthew Rosenquist on 11-06-2016 at 12:00 pm

On the heels of severe Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks, new Internet-of-Things (IoT) powered botnets are emerging. There are already hundreds of such botnets which exist in the underground hacking ecosystem, where services, code, and specific attacks can be purchased or acquired. New botnets are being developed… Read More


Let’s Talk About Cyber Risks

Let’s Talk About Cyber Risks
by Matthew Rosenquist on 11-06-2016 at 7:00 am

In the last 12 months, we have seen an unprecedented number of cyber-attacks occur or come to light. Sophisticated attacks against governments, businesses, consumers, and the pillars of the Internet itself. The future appears to be fraught with run-away risks. Can security tame data breaches, ransomware, massive DDoS assaults,… Read More