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Uncategorized October 6, 2016

Great Crypto Failures – When Malware Goes Wrong

Yesterday at the Virus Bulletin conference in Denver, Check Point researchers Yaniv Balmas and Ben Herzog presented “Great Crypto Failures”, a lecture about the cryptography mishaps made by cyber criminals. Cryptography is a major part…

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Threat Research June 27, 2016

The Malware-as-a-Service Industry

Several recent developments have brought the malware infrastructure-as-a-service industry into the spotlight, reminding everyone how prominent it is in the cybercrime arena. The infrastructures that create malware exploit kits are so immense that the global…

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Threat Research June 23, 2016

The Infamous Nuclear Exploit Kit Shuts Down

In a seeming response to the recent Check Point investigative report, the Nuclear Exploit Kit shut down its entire infrastructure and ceased operation. Background The Nuclear Exploit Kit, one of the largest attack infrastructures observed…

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