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Why Are Compromised Identities the Nightmare to IR Speed and Efficiency?

12 Únor, 2024 - 11:00
Incident response (IR) is a race against time. You engage your internal or external team because there's enough evidence that something bad is happening, but you’re still blind to the scope, the impact, and the root cause. The common set of IR tools and practices provides IR teams with the ability to discover malicious files and outbound network connections. However, the identity aspect - namelyThe Hacker Newshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft Introduces Linux-Like 'sudo' Command to Windows 11

12 Únor, 2024 - 06:45
Microsoft said it's introducing Sudo for Windows 11 as part of an early preview version to help users execute commands with administrator privileges. "Sudo for Windows is a new way for users to run elevated commands directly from an unelevated console session," Microsoft Product Manager Jordi Adoumie said. "It is an ergonomic and familiar solution for users who want to elevate a command
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Microsoft Introduces Linux-Like 'sudo' Command to Windows 11

12 Únor, 2024 - 06:45
Microsoft said it's introducing Sudo for Windows 11 as part of an early preview version to help users execute commands with administrator privileges. "Sudo for Windows is a new way for users to run elevated commands directly from an unelevated console session," Microsoft Product Manager Jordi Adoumie said. "It is an ergonomic and familiar solution for users who want to elevate a command Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

U.S. Offers $10 Million Bounty for Info Leading to Arrest of Hive Ransomware Leaders

12 Únor, 2024 - 05:31
The U.S. Department of State has announced monetary rewards of up to $10 million for information about individuals holding key positions within the Hive ransomware operation. It is also giving away an additional $5 million for specifics that could lead to the arrest and/or conviction of any person "conspiring to participate in or attempting to participate in Hive ransomware activity."
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

U.S. Offers $10 Million Bounty for Info Leading to Arrest of Hive Ransomware Leaders

12 Únor, 2024 - 05:31
The U.S. Department of State has announced monetary rewards of up to $10 million for information about individuals holding key positions within the Hive ransomware operation. It is also giving away an additional $5 million for specifics that could lead to the arrest and/or conviction of any person "conspiring to participate in or attempting to participate in Hive ransomware activity." Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

U.S. DoJ Dismantles Warzone RAT Infrastructure, Arrests Key Operators

11 Únor, 2024 - 11:54
The U.S. Justice Department (DoJ) on Friday announced the seizure of online infrastructure that was used to sell a remote access trojan (RAT) called Warzone RAT. The domains – www.warzone[.]ws and three others – were "used to sell computer malware used by cybercriminals to secretly access and steal data from victims' computers," the DoJ said. Alongside the takedown, the
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

U.S. DoJ Dismantles Warzone RAT Infrastructure, Arrests Key Operators

11 Únor, 2024 - 11:54
The U.S. Justice Department (DoJ) on Friday announced the seizure of online infrastructure that was used to sell a remote access trojan (RAT) called Warzone RAT. The domains – www.warzone[.]ws and three others – were "used to sell computer malware used by cybercriminals to secretly access and steal data from victims' computers," the DoJ said. Alongside the takedown, the Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Alert: New Stealthy "RustDoor" Backdoor Targeting Apple macOS Devices

10 Únor, 2024 - 08:12
Apple macOS users are the target of a new Rust-based backdoor that has been operating under the radar since November 2023. The backdoor, codenamed RustDoor by Bitdefender, has been found to impersonate an update for Microsoft Visual Studio and target both Intel and Arm architectures. The exact initial access pathway used to propagate the implant is currently not known, although
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Alert: New Stealthy "RustDoor" Backdoor Targeting Apple macOS Devices

10 Únor, 2024 - 08:12
Apple macOS users are the target of a new Rust-based backdoor that has been operating under the radar since November 2023. The backdoor, codenamed RustDoor by Bitdefender, has been found to impersonate an update for Microsoft Visual Studio and target both Intel and Arm architectures. The exact initial access pathway used to propagate the implant is currently not known, although Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Raspberry Robin Malware Upgrades with Discord Spread and New Exploits

9 Únor, 2024 - 17:32
The operators of Raspberry Robin are now using two new one-day exploits to achieve local privilege escalation, even as the malware continues to be refined and improved to make it stealthier than before. This means that "Raspberry Robin has access to an exploit seller or its authors develop the exploits themselves in a short period of time," Check Point said in a report this
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Raspberry Robin Malware Upgrades with Discord Spread and New Exploits

9 Únor, 2024 - 17:32
The operators of Raspberry Robin are now using two new one-day exploits to achieve local privilege escalation, even as the malware continues to be refined and improved to make it stealthier than before. This means that "Raspberry Robin has access to an exploit seller or its authors develop the exploits themselves in a short period of time," Check Point said in a report this Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

MoqHao Android Malware Evolves with Auto-Execution Capability

9 Únor, 2024 - 14:34
Threat hunters have identified a new variant of Android malware called MoqHao that automatically executes on infected devices without requiring any user interaction. "Typical MoqHao requires users to install and launch the app to get their desired purpose, but this new variant requires no execution," McAfee Labs said in a report published this week. "While the app is
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

MoqHao Android Malware Evolves with Auto-Execution Capability

9 Únor, 2024 - 14:34
Threat hunters have identified a new variant of Android malware called MoqHao that automatically executes on infected devices without requiring any user interaction. "Typical MoqHao requires users to install and launch the app to get their desired purpose, but this new variant requires no execution," McAfee Labs said in a report published this week. "While the app is Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hands-on Review: Myrror Security Code-Aware and Attack-Aware SCA

9 Únor, 2024 - 11:58
Introduction The modern software supply chain represents an ever-evolving threat landscape, with each package added to the manifest introducing new attack vectors. To meet industry requirements, organizations must maintain a fast-paced development process while staying up-to-date with the latest security patches. However, in practice, developers often face a large amount of security work
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Hands-on Review: Myrror Security Code-Aware and Attack-Aware SCA

9 Únor, 2024 - 11:58
Introduction The modern software supply chain represents an ever-evolving threat landscape, with each package added to the manifest introducing new attack vectors. To meet industry requirements, organizations must maintain a fast-paced development process while staying up-to-date with the latest security patches. However, in practice, developers often face a large amount of security work The Hacker Newshttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Coyote Trojan Targets 61 Brazilian Banks with Nim-Powered Attack

9 Únor, 2024 - 11:28
Sixty-one banking institutions, all of them originating from Brazil, are the target of a new banking trojan called Coyote. "This malware utilizes the Squirrel installer for distribution, leveraging Node.js and a relatively new multi-platform programming language called Nim as a loader to complete its infection," Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky said in a Thursday report. What
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

New Coyote Trojan Targets 61 Brazilian Banks with Nim-Powered Attack

9 Únor, 2024 - 11:28
Sixty-one banking institutions, all of them originating from Brazil, are the target of a new banking trojan called Coyote. "This malware utilizes the Squirrel installer for distribution, leveraging Node.js and a relatively new multi-platform programming language called Nim as a loader to complete its infection," Russian cybersecurity firm Kaspersky said in a Thursday report. What Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Fortinet Warns of Critical FortiOS SSL VPN Flaw Likely Under Active Exploitation

9 Únor, 2024 - 08:45
Fortinet has disclosed a new critical security flaw in FortiOS SSL VPN that it said is likely being exploited in the wild. The vulnerability, CVE-2024-21762 (CVSS score: 9.6), allows for the execution of arbitrary code and commands. "An out-of-bounds write vulnerability [CWE-787] in FortiOS may allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code or command via specially
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Fortinet Warns of Critical FortiOS SSL VPN Flaw Likely Under Active Exploitation

9 Únor, 2024 - 08:45
Fortinet has disclosed a new critical security flaw in FortiOS SSL VPN that it said is likely being exploited in the wild. The vulnerability, CVE-2024-21762 (CVSS score: 9.6), allows for the execution of arbitrary code and commands. "An out-of-bounds write vulnerability [CWE-787] in FortiOS may allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code or command via specially Newsroomhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/[email protected]
Kategorie: Hacking & Security

Wazuh in the Cloud Era: Navigating the Challenges of Cybersecurity

9 Únor, 2024 - 08:40
Cloud computing has innovated how organizations operate and manage IT operations, such as data storage, application deployment, networking, and overall resource management. The cloud offers scalability, adaptability, and accessibility, enabling businesses to achieve sustainable growth. However, adopting cloud technologies into your infrastructure presents various cybersecurity risks and
Kategorie: Hacking & Security