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Posted by Michael Gorelik on January 12, 2022

With a year-on-year increase of over 161%, malicious usage of cracked versions of Cobalt Strike (a legitimate penetration test tool) is skyrocketing. For organizations that still rely on signature-based next generation antivirus (NGAV) solutions...

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Posted by Michael Gorelik on December 17, 2021

On December 9th, 2021, reports surfaced about a new zero-day vulnerability, termed Log4j (Log4Shell), impacting Minecraft servers. Now, almost one week later, it is clear that countless millions of devices are at risk, and Log4j may rank among...

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Posted by Michael Gerard on December 14, 2021

According to research, there are over 500 Million endpoints protected by the Microsoft Windows Defender Antivirus product. The sheer volume of endpoints makes Microsoft Defender a prime target for hackers attempting to bypass its protection. 

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Posted by Michael Gorelik on December 9, 2021

Ransomware attacks are soaring. By the end of this year, the global costs incurred by ransomware will be more than $20 billion annually – 57 times what they were in 2015 . For individual organizations feeling the sharp end of this exponential...

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Posted by Hido Cohen & Arnold Osipov on November 23, 2021

 

The cryptocurrency market is now worth more than $2.5 trillion. Unfortunately, this fact is not lost on threat actors. As well as using cryptocurrency themselves to extract ransoms, cybercriminals are now also tailoring malware to exploit the...

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Posted by Michael Gorelik on November 18, 2021

Almost a year after an international law enforcement effort supposedly defeated it, Emotet, aka "the world's most dangerous botnet," has returned. Earlier this week, German security researcher Luca Ebach reported seeing malware with Emotet-like...

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Posted by Michael Gerard on November 4, 2021

Microsoft Defender Antivirus (MDAV), known as Windows Defender Antivirus before the Windows 10 May 2020 update, is an anti-malware component of Microsoft Windows. MDAV continually scans for malware, viruses, and advanced security threats. 

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Posted by Hido Cohen & Michael Dereviashkin on October 28, 2021
  • The Go language is becoming increasingly popular among threat actors, with attacks starting to appear in 2019
  • Morphisec Labs has tracked a new Golang-based (1.17) ransomware variant that appeared starting in late September and continued...
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Posted by Matthew Delman on October 21, 2021

Microsoft Defender Antivirus suffers from a perception problem. For the first decade of its existence, starting with its 2006 release, Defender was a much-maligned piece of software that no business would use to protect its endpoints. That’s no...

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Posted by Arnold Osipov on October 14, 2021
  • Morphisec Labs tracked a new MirrorBlast campaign targeting financial services organizations 
  • MirrorBlast is delivered via a phishing email that contains malicious links which download a weaponized Excel document
  • MirrorBlast has low detections...
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