Cisco Talos Intelligence Blog

November 29, 2022 08:11

Researcher Spotlight: How working for Talos started out as an ‘accident’ for Ashlee Benge before coming a second career

Talos’ lead of data strategy and insights has a lot of weight on her shoulders currently, but it’s nothing she’s not used to

October 31, 2022 14:10

Researcher Spotlight: How Azim Khodjibaev went from hunting real-world threats to threats on the dark web

Most of the time, Khodjibaev is combing through various dark web forums, ransomware group chats, Russian-speaking websites and other sources trying to learn of attackers’ next moves.

October 27, 2022 14:10

Threat Source newsletter (Oct. 27, 2022): I thought we were already aware of supply chain attacks?

Supply chain attacks were all the rage in 2020 after SolarWinds, but we seem to have forgotten how important they are.

October 27, 2022 11:10

Vulnerability Spotlight: Vulnerabilities in InHand router could give attackers access to console, delete files

This is just the latest set of vulnerabilities Talos has discovered in the InRouter302.

October 20, 2022 14:10

Threat Source newsletter (Oct. 20, 2022) — Shields Up! No seriously, Shields Waaaaay Up

State-sponsored actors have been busy over the past month, including the Killnet group, which recently targeted several U.S. local elections offices and major airports.

October 20, 2022 09:10

Vulnerability Spotlight: Vulnerabilities in Abode Systems home security kit could allow attacker to take over cameras, remotely disable them

Cisco Talos recently discovered several vulnerabilities in the Abode Systems iota All-In-One Security Kit.

October 14, 2022 09:10

Video: How propaganda can spread on social media via memes, fake news

In this video, we'll look at a few examples of what essentially equates to propaganda spreading across social media, leading to false stories, headlines, posts and the continued degradation of the meaning of "truth."

October 12, 2022 15:10

Vulnerability Spotlight: Multiple issues in Robustel R1510 cellular router could lead to code execution, denial of service

Cisco Talos recently discovered nine vulnerabilities in the Robustel R1510 industrial cellular router, several of which could allow an adversary to inject operating system code remotely.

October 11, 2022 14:10

Microsoft Patch Tuesday for October 2022 — Snort rules and prominent vulnerabilities

Microsoft released its monthly security update Tuesday, disclosing 83 vulnerabilities across the company’s hardware and software line.