Author Archives for Dexter Eugenio

Reverse RDP Attack: The Hyper-V Connection

August 7, 2019 4:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Reverse RDP Attack: The Hyper-V Connection

Research by: Eyal Itkin Overview Earlier this year, we published our research on the Reverse RDP Attack. In our previous blog post, we described how we found numerous critical vulnerabilities in popular Remote... Click to Read More


29th July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

July 29, 2019 7:06 am Published by Comments Off on 29th July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

  For the latest discoveries in cyber research for the week of 29th July 2019, please download our Threat Intelligence Bulletin   TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES City Power, the electricity provider in the... Click to Read More


CYBER ATTACK TRENDS: 2019 MID-YEAR REPORT

July 25, 2019 5:00 am Published by Comments Off on CYBER ATTACK TRENDS: 2019 MID-YEAR REPORT

The first half of 2019 demonstrated that no environment is immune to cyber attacks. We have witnessed threat actors developing new tool sets and techniques, targeting corporate assets stored on cloud infrastructure, individuals’... Click to Read More


22nd July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

July 22, 2019 7:03 am Published by Comments Off on 22nd July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

  For the latest discoveries in cyber research for the week of 22nd July 2019, please download our Threat Intelligence Bulletin   TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES The Bulgarian government has suffered a major... Click to Read More


Agent Smith: A New Species of Mobile Malware

July 10, 2019 5:58 am Published by Comments Off on Agent Smith: A New Species of Mobile Malware

  Research by: Aviran Hazum, Feixiang He, Inbal Marom, Bogdan Melnykov, Andrey Polkovnichenko   Check Point Researchers recently discovered a new variant of mobile malware that quietly infected around 25 million devices, while... Click to Read More


The 2019 Resurgence of Smokeloader

July 9, 2019 6:19 am Published by Comments Off on The 2019 Resurgence of Smokeloader

A View into New Nasty Tricks and Actor Activity Research By: Israel Gubi   Background Smokeloader is a popular bot and a veteran in its field – being sold on underground cybercriminal markets... Click to Read More


8th July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

July 8, 2019 8:14 am Published by Comments Off on 8th July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

  For the latest discoveries in cyber research for the week of 8th July 2019, please download our Threat Intelligence Bulletin   TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES The Japanese-American international convenience store 7/11 has... Click to Read More


1st July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

July 1, 2019 7:18 am Published by Comments Off on 1st July – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

  For the latest discoveries in cyber research for the week of 1st July 2019, please download our Threat Intelligence Bulletin   TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Check Point researchers have unveiled a long... Click to Read More


Operation Tripoli

July 1, 2019 2:37 am Published by Comments Off on Operation Tripoli

  Check Point Research recently came across a large-scale campaign that for years was using Facebook pages to spread malware across mobile and desktop environments, with one target country in mind: Libya. It... Click to Read More


EA Games Vulnerability

June 26, 2019 6:03 am Published by Comments Off on EA Games Vulnerability

  In the last few weeks, Check Point Research has combined forces with CyberInt to identify a chain of vulnerabilities that, once exploited, could have led to the takeover of millions of player... Click to Read More


24th June – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

June 24, 2019 8:28 am Published by Comments Off on 24th June – Threat Intelligence Bulletin

  For the latest discoveries in cyber research for the week of 24th June 2019, please download our Threat Intelligence Bulletin   TOP ATTACKS AND BREACHES Oregon’s Department of Human Services has announced... Click to Read More


DanaBot Demands a Ransom Payment

June 20, 2019 3:34 am Published by Comments Off on DanaBot Demands a Ransom Payment

Research by: Yaroslav Harakhavik  and Aliaksandr Chailytko   It’s been over a year since DanaBot was first discovered, and its developers are still working to improve it and find new opportunities to collaborate... Click to Read More