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  1. IPs that Are Malicious Together, Stay Together

    While the threat landscape is extremely sophisticated and diverse, almost all threats involve communication with the internet at some stage of their attack. This communication could include attackers transmitting malicious payloads for initial access, ransomware communicating with command and control to exchange encryption keys, or espionage tools exfiltrating sensitive information to sharing sites. These communications […]
  2. US Government Cybersecurity Challenges and Opportunities

    A recent paper by Cynergy Partners titled Cybersecurity Opportunities for the Public and Private Sectors highlights some of the key cybersecurity accomplishments and investments of the Biden administration in the U.S., and lays out recommendations for how to modernize and improve cybersecurity for government agencies, suppliers, as well as private companies that participate in this supply […]
  3. Fake Android and iOS apps disguise as trading and cryptocurrency apps

    Criminals have published hundreds of bogus banking, finance, and cryptocurrency apps that steal your money
  4. A defender’s view inside a DarkSide ransomware attack

    What to expect when you're targeted by a headline-seeking threat actor
  5. May’s Patch Tuesday brings a lighter-than-usual number of Windows updates

    Fewer patches does not make the bugs less dangerous