Dridex is a banking trojan that uses an affiliate system for its botnets. We have documented the Dridex communication and P2P protocols in the past. In this post we want to shed some light about all the known botnets, their respective geographic targets, and how they are organized.
AnubisNetworks' newest case study highlights the challenge and success of a governmental institution aiming at increasing efficiency and reducing costs on a new email security solution. Another challenge was the consolidation of email security, control, and administration for all the related institutions. Any chosen solution needed to allow multi-tenant management and central service desk management, with the possibility of delegating management to each one of them, therefore optimizing all the security management.
Back in July 2016, an initiative called No More Ransom was announced by Europol, the Dutch Police, Kaspersky and Intel Security as a cooperative effort between law enforcement and private companies to fight against ransomware.
There's an ongoing wave of spam that automatically adds calendar events into your iCloud accounts. The issue, besides being annoying, is that it's not easy to delete the events without rejecting them, which will send a confirmation that your email is valid back to the spammer.