You searched for Mandiant/ | SC Media

Your search for Mandiant/ returned 209 results

Your search for Mandiant/ returned 209 results

Sort Results:

Relevant Recent
Malware, Network Security, Security News

Amid Iranian hacker crackdown, CISOs should prep for retaliation

The United States ran a full-court press against Iranian hackers last week, including indictments from the Department of Justice, the FBI identifying malware used in attacks, and the addition of government-aligned hackers to the sanctions list by Treasury. In theory, increasing pressure against a foreign group may cause a pause in operations. Alternately, sanctions can…
APTs/cyberespionage, Cybercrime, Featured, Security News, Website/Web Server Security

Media companies need to lock down content systems as fake news invades

Social media companies have started to become more efficient at recognizing and taking down fake accounts designed to spread fake news and propaganda. But operators of traditional media websites and other digital platforms that regularly publish vital news information to the public may also want to train themselves be on the lookout for disinformation secretly…
Product Review

FireEye Endpoint Security v4.9

FireEye Endpoint Security uses machine learning and built-in detection and protection capabilities to defend against cyber-attacks and safeguard the information stored on endpoints. Too often, security teams face continuous attacks from multiple attackers. They then receive a string of alerts about such attacks, but lack the environmental visibility necessary to respond. FireEye reverses this trend,…
Cybercrime, Ransomware, Security News

New ransomware trends spotted: Auctioning stolen files, cybergangs joining forces

The tactics of human-operated ransomware campaigns continue to escalate. Victims who previously feared having their their systems disrupted, their files encrypted and their data stolen and published online may now face another ultimatum: Pay up or have your data auctioned off to the highest bidder. That’s the latest threat from the Sodinokibi/REvil gang, which announced…
Data Breach, Ransomware, Security News

Magellan Health warns ransomware attack exposed PII

Magellan Health is warning customers that an April 11 ransomware attack may have affected their personal information. A Mandiant investigation determined an “unauthorized actor gained access to Magellan’s systems after sending a phishing email on April 6” impersonating one of the company’s clients, the company said in a notice from Magellan Senior Vice President and…
Coronavirus, Security News

APT32 actively spearphishing Chinese officials in a search for COVID-19 data

The suspected Vietnamese threat group APT32 has been conducting a spearphishing campaign against Chinese targets in an attempt to glean information on COVID-19. FireEye’s Mandiant Threat Intelligence Team reported the attacks have been conducted throughout the pandemic, from early January to date, with the targets including China’s Ministry of Emergency Management as well as the…
'Havex' malware strikes industrial sector via watering hole attacks
Malware, Security News

Second Triton/Trisis critical infrastructure attack spotted

A second attack against a critical infrastructure target has been launched using the Triton/Trisis custom attack framework. FireEye researchers were able to attribute a second attack to the Russian group it fingered as being behind the initial 2017 attack that hit a petrochemical plant in Saudi Arabia through its industrial control system. Although details such…
Cybercrime, Malware, Ransomware, Security News

FIN6 cybercrime actor adds ransomware to its repertoire

Traditionally associated with payment card theft, the cybercriminal group FIN6 has expanded its operations to apparently include ransomware attacks using the malicious encryption programs Ryuk and LockerGoga, according to researchers. Investigations by the FireEye Intelligence research team and the company’s Mandiant division have revealed that FIN6’s ransomware activity dates back to July 2018, and has…
Next post in Security News