Threat Source newsletter (June 10, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw.Good afternoon, Talos readers.   We seriously can’t escape from ransomware. It’s in the headlines constantly and has now drawn the full attention of the federal government. But we at Talos recognize that is going to take far more than just words to… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the […]

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Threat Source newsletter (June 3, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw.Good afternoon, Talos readers.   If you didn’t catch us live yesterday, we’ve uploaded the full version of our stream on Discord and Slack malware to our YouTube page. Chris Neal from Talos Outreach walked through his recent research into these campaigns… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the blog […]

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Threat Source newsletter (May 27, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   We’re used to referring to attackers as either APTs or not APTs. And when something is an APT, it sounds a lot scarier and sexier. But it’s our belief that that isn’t going to cut it anymore. Therefore, we propose in a… [[ This is only […]

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Threat Source newsletter (May 20, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   We know a lot of you may be tired of “content” after RSA week. But we have some more for you! And specifically related to RSA, Cisco Talos Incident Response has new case studies out detailing a few recent engagements… [[ This is only the beginning! […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (May 13, 2021)

  Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   In case you missed the Friday news drop last week, we have an update on the Lemon Duck cryptocurrency miner. It’s not as eye-catching as the ransomware attacks that make the news, but Lemon Duck’s… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the blog for […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (May 6, 2021)

 Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   COVID-19 has changed everything about our lives — no surprise there. So it also shouldn’t be shocking that it’s changing the way Americans view Tax Day this year. The deadline to file taxes is about a month later… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (April 29, 2021)

 Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   Ransomware is not just financial extortion. It is crime that transcends business, academic and geographic boundaries. Talos was proud to assist with a newly released report from the international Ransomware Task… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the blog for the complete entry ]] […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (April 22, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   We went viral this week! Everyone seemed to love to joke about these vulnerabilities we discovered in a WiFi-connected air fryer. An attacker, if they had physical access to the device, could exploit these… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the blog for the […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (April 15, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   If you missed our webinar last week, we’ve got you covered. We’ve uploaded an extended version to our YouTube page that includes the scripts used in the presentation. This video will show you how to reverse-engineer and… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the […]

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Threat Source Newsletter (April 8, 2021)

Newsletter compiled by Jon Munshaw. Good afternoon, Talos readers.   We’ve all heard about spam coming through your email or those robocalls we all hate. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, attackers are now turning to chat rooms and gaming servers to spread spam. Talos researchers this… [[ This is only the beginning! Please visit the blog […]

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