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Researchers are still using lessons from VPNFilter to track threats one year later

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

The lessons learned from that takedown of the 500,000-router botnet are still reverberating today in the cybersecurity community.

VPNFilter now has 'even greater capabilities,' research shows

by Sean Lyngaas • 10 months ago

VPNFilter, the malware framework that co-opted half a million routers into a botnet earlier this year, has “even greater capabilities” than previously documented, new research shows.

Cisco Talos' Craig Williams on the hunt for bugs and abnormal behavior

by Sean Lyngaas • 11 months ago

Craig Williams, Talos’s director of outreach, gives his take on high-profile threats and how he approaches the craft of investigating malware campaigns.

Russian-linked VPNFilter malware is even worse than originally thought, new research suggests

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

A malware framework that's already infected hundreds of thousands of routers across the globe — particularly in Ukraine — appears to be even more dangerous than originally thought, according to new findings by Cisco Talos.

FBI shuts down domain behind Russian 'VPNFilter' botnet

by Greg Otto • 1 year ago

The FBI action cut off a massive botnet that was possibly being used for a forthcoming cyberattack aimed at Ukraine.

Researchers uncover sophisticated botnet aimed at possible attack inside Ukraine

by Chris Bing • 1 year ago

A massive, reportedly Russian-linked hacking operation looms over Ukraine, people familiar with the matter who spoke with CyberScoop.

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