The Evolution of BackSwap

November 30, 2018 1:06 am

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

KingMiner: The New and Improved CryptoJacker

November 29, 2018 12:34 am

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

New Strain of Olympic Destroyer Droppers

November 15, 2018 2:28 pm

  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 with those... Click to Read More

DJI Drone Vulnerability

November 8, 2018 5:14 am

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

New Ramnit Campaign Spreads Azorult Malware

November 1, 2018 12:58 am

Research by: Nikita Fokin and Alexey Bukhteyev   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, the C&C... Click to Read More

Zooming In On “Domestic Kitten”

October 23, 2018 7:29 am

  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 United States,... Click to Read More

The Emergence of the New Azorult 3.3

October 17, 2018 1:33 pm

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

Godzilla Loader and the Long Tail of Malware

October 14, 2018 11:41 pm

Research by: Ben Herzog   To most victims, malware is a force of nature. Zeus, Wannacry, Conficker are all vengeful gods, out to punish the common man for clicking the wrong link. Even... Click to Read More

The ‘Gazorp’ Dark Web Azorult Builder

September 27, 2018 1:46 am

Research by: Nikita Fokin, Israel Gubi, Mark Lechtik   On 17th September Check Point Research found a new online builder, dubbed ‘Gazorp’, hosted on the Dark Web. Gazorp is designed for building binaries... Click to Read More

Meet Black Rose Lucy, the Latest Russian MaaS Botnet

September 13, 2018 7:51 am

Research By: Feixiang He, Bogdan Melnykov, Andrey Polkovnichenko   An organization needs to have a collaborative hiring process, advised Steve Jobs. Always a group to follow mainstream trends closely, in recent years we’ve... Click to Read More