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Cryptojacking malware gets past cloud security programs by uninstalling them

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 2 months ago

Palo Alto Networks says this type of evasive technique is likely to keep popping up.

Russian APT activity is resurgent, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 4 months ago

The bears are back in town.

Cobalt Group tries to slip malicious PDFs past bank employees, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 5 months ago

The Cobalt Group is at it again, and user education is key to stopping them.

‘Tick’ espionage group is likely trying to hop air gaps, researchers say

by Sean Lyngaas • 9 months ago

New research shows that a cyber espionage group has targeted USB drives in a likely effort to infect “air gapped” systems cut off from the internet.

A 'playbook' for every APT

by CyberScoop Staff • 11 months ago

Ryan Olson, Palo Alto's Unit 42 head of threat intel, talks with Greg Otto about the APT 'playbooks' he produces to help slow threat groups down in their attacks.

As Trump promises 'fire and fury,' North Korean hackers target U.S. defense contractors

by Chris Bing • 2 years ago

Hackers linked to a North Korean cyber espionage group — best known for a global ransomware attack dubbed "WannaCry" — are now actively targeting U.S. defense contractors.

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