Hacking Fortnite Accounts

January 16, 2019 12:32 am

Research by: Alon Boxiner, Eran Vaknin and Oded Vanunu Played in a virtual world, players of ‘Fortnite’, the massively popular game from game developer Epic Games, are tasked with testing their endurance as... Click to Read More

50 CVEs in 50 Days: Fuzzing Adobe Reader

December 12, 2018 3:05 am

A Fuzzing Drill Hits the Motherlode Research By: Yoav Alon, Netanel Ben-Simon – December 12, 2018 Introduction The year 2017 was an inflection point in the vulnerability landscape. The number of new vulnerabilities... Click to Read More

The Ransomware Doctor Without a Cure

December 2, 2018 2:41 am

December 2, 2018 When it comes to ransomware attacks, there is nothing a company hates more than paying the demanded ransom. It is an unexpected fine often caused by a tiny, yet crucial... Click to Read More

The Evolution of BackSwap

November 30, 2018 1:06 am

The Story of An Innovative Banking Malware Research By: Itay Cohen – November 30, 2018 Introduction The BackSwap banker has been in the spotlight recently due to its unique and innovative techniques to steal... Click to Read More

KingMiner: The New and Improved CryptoJacker

November 29, 2018 12:34 am

Research by: Ido Solomon and Adi Ikan – November 29, 2018 Crypto-Mining attacks have grown and evolved in 2018. Due to the rise in value and popularity of crypto currencies, hackers are increasingly motivated... Click to Read More

New Strain of Olympic Destroyer Droppers

November 15, 2018 2:28 pm

November 15, 2018 Over the last few weeks, we have noticed new activity from Hades, the APT group behind the infamous Olympic Destroyer attack. Moreover, this new wave of attack shares a lot... Click to Read More

DJI Drone Vulnerability

November 8, 2018 5:14 am

Research by: Oded Vanun, Dikla Barda and Roman Zaikin – November 8, 2018 DJI is the world’s leader in the civilian drone and aerial imaging technology industry. Besides from consumers, though, it has also... Click to Read More

New Ramnit Campaign Spreads Azorult Malware

November 1, 2018 12:58 am

Research by: Nikita Fokin and Alexey Bukhteyev – November 1, 2018 This summer we wrote about the Ramnit malware and its underlying “Black” botnet campaign which was used for distributing proxy malware. Much to our surprise,... Click to Read More

Zooming In On “Domestic Kitten”

October 23, 2018 7:29 am

October 23, 2018 In recent years, Iran has been channeling significant resources into cyber warfare, devoting designated entities within multiple government agencies to conduct extensive espionage campaigns against foreign countries such as the... Click to Read More

The Emergence of the New Azorult 3.3

October 17, 2018 1:33 pm

Research by: Israel Gubi – October 17, 2018 During the last week, Check Point Research spotted a new version of Azorult in the wild being delivered through the RIG exploit kit, as well as... Click to Read More