Financial botnets primarily targeting e-commerce apparel sites

In the wake of the upcoming Black Friday sales period, cybercriminals are targeting customers of apparel e-commerce websites, including fashion, shoes, gifts, toys and jewelry. Consumers looking for deals in these areas during the upcoming weeks are advised to be…

ESET unites with Microsoft and law enforcement agencies to disrupt Gamarue botnets

ESET unites with Microsoft and law enforcement agencies to disrupt Gamarue botnets SINGAPORE, 5 December 2017 – Security researchers at ESET, in collaboration with Microsoft and law enforcement agencies – the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), Interpol, Europol, and other stakeholders in cybersecurity…

The Industrialized Uses of Breached Data

The Industrialized Uses of Breached DataMichael Marriott, security research at Digital Shadows We have defined industrialization as the growing sophistication of criminal business models, characterized by the automation and replication of previously manual processes. This can be achieved by either…