• Syrian Cybercriminals Target Activists Through Social Media

    Malware targeting activists who oppose the regime of embattled Syrian president Bashar al-Assad is growing increasingly numerous, organized and sophisticated, according to a cybersecurity industry report. The study also found that the malware is commonly spread using social engineering techniques. 

        in Authentication, Malware
  • Smelling a RAT on Duqu

    I have been doing research on Duqu and talking to security researchers I know who have also been working on it themselves. The bottom line is that Duqu is little more than hype. It’s also malware, but it’s easily fought malware. Mostly, though, it’s hype and hype that the perpetrators of which should be ashamed. To be specific, Duqu is

        in Malware, Technical