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New malware strain strikes X-ray and MRI systems – how can we cure the security sickness?

Jalal Bouhdada,
Applied Risk

Jalal Bouhdada, Founder and Principal ICS Security Consultant for Applied Risk It is perhaps no surprise that a new attack group, dubbed Orangeworm, has been discovered targeting the healthcare industry. There have been repeated warnings that healthcare systems are easy pickings for cybercriminals, and although there has been an understandable desire within the industry to press ahead and unlock the ... Read More »

Turla Targets Post Soviet States

Russian linked hackers Turla have been targeting consulates in post- Soviet states by using a new tool which uses malware to steal sensitive information, according to recent ESET research. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: IB Times Read More »

Cryptocurrency Mining Malware has links to N.Korea

A new malware too which installs software that mines virtual currency has links to North Korea, according to Security company AlienVault. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Dark Reading Read More »

Lastline now integrated with Phantom Security Automation & Orchestration Platform

Lastline, one of the leading voices in the world of advanced network-based malware protection, have announced a partnership and technology integration with Phantom, the leader in security automation & orchestration. Lastline and Phantom customers can now benefit from the visibility and context that only Lastline provides for malware behaviours and suspicious network activity. “Effective security demands knowledge of every behavior ... Read More »

How businesses can unwittingly become launch-pads for malware attacks on clients and partners

In business, reputation is everything. So it is not hard to imagine the conversations that took place inside two law firms when they realised they had potentially become malware hubs spreading malicious code among clients and business-partners. The legal ramifications could have been catastrophic. In the first incident, the PDFs created in the firm were found to contain code for ... Read More »

New Phishing Attack Combines Phishing, Malware and Data Theft

The latest evolution of the Marcher Malware combines phishing, malware and data theft, to ensure attackers have all they need to steal victims’ banking details, researchers warn. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: ZDNet Read More »

Crunchyroll back Online after being Used to Distribute Malware

Anime site is back online after it was hijacked and used to serve malware to visitors. Read Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: Bleeping Computer Read More »

Lastline Again Receives Highest Achievable Security Effectiveness Score in 2017 NSS Labs Breach Detection Systems Group Test

Lastline Inc., the leader in advanced network-based malware protection, today announced that for the second year in a row it achieved 100 percent security effectiveness in the 2017 NSS Labs Breach Detection Systems Group Test. The combination of extraordinary Security Effectiveness and a low total cost of ownership earned Lastline a “NSS Recommended” rating for the third year in a ... Read More »

New form of Malware discovered by Security Researchers

A new form of ransomware has been discovered, and is being distributed in the same way as one of the most successful types of file locking malware. View Full Story  ORIGINAL SOURCE: ZDNET Read More »

Google boots 8 Android Apps from Play

Google has taken 8 apps from its Play store, even though they have been downloaded as many as 2.6 MILLION times. Researchers found the apps in question could add devices to a bot net and can perform denial-of-service attacks, as well as other actions. View full Story ORIGINAL SOURCE: Ars Technica Read More »