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SonicWall Research: Ransomware, IoT Malware Attacks on the Rise

The volume of global ransomware & Internet of Things (IoT) malware attacks rose in the third quarter of 2020, research from SonicWall Capture Labs shows.

DeathStalker ATP Group: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

The DeathStalker advanced persistent threat (APT) group uses spear-phishing emails to target law firms & financial services companies, cybersecurity company Kaspersky says.

NSA, FBI Warn: Russian Drovorub Malware Targets Linux Systems

Russian hackers aim Drovorub malware at federal Linux-based defense systems in a wide-scale cyber espionage operation, the NSA & FBI warn.

DHS Issues Konni Malware Warning: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has discovered that cybercriminals are using the Konni remote administration tool to launch malware attacks.

SixLittleMonkeys Malware Resurfaces with with API-like Programming Enhancements

SixLittleMonkeys, an advanced persistent threat (APT) actor, applies API -style coding to its malware, Kaspersky researchers report.

Mobile Malware Attack Research: Kaspersky Q1 2020 Findings

Cybercriminals are increasingly using mobile platforms to launch malware attacks & distribute malware, new cybersecurity research from Kaspersky shows.

Mozi IoT Botnet: Here’s What MSSPs Need to Know

CenturyLink threat research & operations team Black Lotus Labs identifies Mozi, a malware family that uses a botnet to attack Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Sodinokibi Ransomware Attacks Florida Town’s Digital Services

The town of Jupiter, Florida, suffers ransomware attack but does not pay ransom to hackers. Backup & disaster recovery (MDR) effectively protects town’s data.

LookBack Malware Attacked Energy Utilities Across 18 States

How LookBack malware attacked United States utilities and critical infrastructure across 18 states.

Canada Issues TFlower Malware, Ransomware Advisory

The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security issues an advisory about TFlower, a ransomware variant that may infect users via Remote Desktop Protocol services.