OSX Malware is Catching Up, and it wants to Read Your HTTPS Traffic (updated)

April 27, 2017 11:03 am

People often assume that if you’re running OSX, you’re relatively safe from malware. But this is becoming less and less true, as evidenced by a new strain of malware encountered by the Check... Click to Read More

Check Point Discloses Vulnerability that Allowed Hackers to Take over Hundreds of Millions of WhatsApp & Telegram Accounts

March 15, 2017 6:00 am

One of the most concerning revelations arising from the recent WikiLeaks publication is the possibility that government organizations can compromise WhatsApp, Telegram and other end-to-end encrypted chat applications. While this has yet to... Click to Read More

2016 H2 Global and Regional Threat Intelligence Trends

February 21, 2017 6:00 am

Introduction New, sophisticated threats continue to emerge on a daily basis across multiple platforms: social media, mobile platforms, email, and web pages. At the same time, prominent malware and attack methods continue to... Click to Read More

An In-depth Look at the Gooligan Malware Campaign

December 13, 2016 3:00 pm

Check Point mobile threat researchers today published a technical report that provides deep technical analysis of the Gooligan Android malware campaign, which was first announced on November 30. The report discusses the ins and outs of... Click to Read More

More Than 1 Million Google Accounts Breached by Gooligan

November 30, 2016 5:50 am

As a result of a lot of hard work done by our security research teams, we revealed today a new and alarming malware campaign. The attack campaign, named Gooligan, breached the security of... Click to Read More

ImageGate: Check Point uncovers a new method for distributing malware through images

November 24, 2016 6:00 am

Check Point researchers identified a new attack vector, named ImageGate, which embeds malware in image and graphic files. Furthermore, the researchers have discovered the hackers’ method of executing the malicious code within these... Click to Read More