Threat Source newsletter (March 9, 2023) — Stop freaking out about ChatGPT
Don't expect AI to suddenly start stealing jobs or making malware more powerful.
Prometei botnet improves modules and exhibits new capabilities in recent updates
The high-profile botnet, focused on mining cryptocurrency, is back with new Linux versions.
Threat Roundup (Feb. 24 - March 3)
Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Feb. 24 and March 3. As with previous roundups, this post isn't meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we've observed by highlighting key behaviora
Threat Source newsletter (March 2, 2023) — Little victories in the fight against ransomware
Serious sanctions and legal consequences may be slowing ransomware groups down, but it's still unclear if this is a permanent shift.
Today marks one year since Russia invaded Ukraine. While there is much we could say, we will simply reiterate our unwavering support of our colleagues, partners, and the people of Ukraine as they defend their country and our hope that peace and comfort come quickly to them.
Threat Round up for February 17 to February 24
Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Feb. 17 and Feb. 24. As with previous roundups, this post isn't meant to be an in-depth analysis. Instead, this post will summarize the threats we've observed by highlighting key behaviora
Threat Source newsletter (Feb. 23, 2023) — Social media sites are making extra security a paid feature
App-based multi-factor authentication — which is still free on Twitter — is safer than SMS MFA. So in theory, forcing people to pay for it would make them less likely to use it and switch to the free option.
Vulnerability Spotlight: EIP Stack Group OpENer open to two remote code execution vulnerabilities
Two of the vulnerabilities are considered to be considered of critical importance, with a CVSS score of a maximum 10 out of 10.