30 Mins or Less: Rapid Attacks Extort Orgs Without Ransomware

The previously unknown SnapMC group exploits unpatched VPNs and webserver apps to breach systems and carry out quick-hit extortion in less time than it takes to order a pizza. In…

Encrypted & Fileless Malware Sees Big Growth

An analysis of second-quarter malware trends shows that threats are becoming stealthier. A full 91.5 percent of malware was delivered using HTTPS-encrypted connections in the second quarter, researchers said, making…

SonicWall Critical Vulnerability Should Be Patched ASAP

A security notice related to a SonicWall critical vulnerability in SMA 100 series devices has been issued by the enterprise. The flaw we are talking about was classified in the…

ZHtrap botnet: How it works and how to prevent it

A new botnet called ZHtrap is deploying honeypots to capture attacks from other botnets and use that information to hijack their infrastructures. Security researchers from Netlab 360 Team discovered a…