SpeakUp: A New Undetected Backdoor Linux Trojan

February 4, 2019 6:01 am

  Check Point Research has discovered a new campaign exploiting Linux servers to implant a new Backdoor Trojan. Dubbed ‘SpeakUp’, the new Trojan exploits known vulnerabilities in six different Linux distributions. The attack... Click to Read More

Report: 2019 Threat Trends Analysis

January 21, 2019 10:08 pm

  2018 introduced a challenging threat landscape. Threat actors consistently improved their cyber weapons, adopted new methods and adapted their attacks to emerging technologies. And although it may have seemed the past year... Click to Read More

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

Research By: Yoav Alon, Netanel Ben-Simon Introduction The year 2017 was an inflection point in the vulnerability landscape. The number of new vulnerabilities reported that year was around 14,000, which is over twice... Click to Read More

The Ransomware Doctor Without a Cure

December 2, 2018 2:41 am

  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 mistake –... 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   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