Iconix Releases New Whitepaper – Deploying Deception Sensors in APT Defense

August 26, 2014

Today Iconix released a new whitepaper entitled, “Deploying Deception Sensors in APT Defense.” After infiltrating systems, APT actors are hard to find. This lets them do their dirty work for a long time. Mandiant provides this guidance:

Mandiant 243 days

The whitepaper discusses how to find the attackers before they infiltrate systems. You can learn more at our new blog.


Nuclear Regulatory Commission Compromised by Spearphishing

August 19, 2014

Nextgov is reporting on an Inspector General’s report regarding the  Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC). Nextgov obtained the report under the Freedom of Information Act. The NRC has oversight over nuclear plants in the US, including the inventories of weapons-grade materials.

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Learn more at our new blog.


Iron Dome Technology Compromised

August 14, 2014

Israel’s advanced missile defense system, Iron Dome, has received substantial press coverage during the recent hostilities between Israel and Hamas.

 Iron Dome anti-missile system

Iron Dome Anti-Missile System

Iron Dome technology has been stolen. Learn more at our new blog.


Turla – Spy Network Uses Spearphishing

August 8, 2014

Kaspersky and Symantec are each reporting on the Turla spy network. Turla  targeted the governments and embassies of a number of former Eastern Bloc countries.

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Hedgefund Loses $1.5 Million to Spearphishers

July 30, 2014

A spearphishing attack on a hedge fund netted the attackers $1.5 million.  Learn more at our new blog.


Spearphishing Takes Down Boeing

July 16, 2014

On June 17, 2014, the United States charged Su Bin with cyberspying for China.

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Su Bin – Charged with Cyberespionage

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Email – The Cockroach of the Internet Which Refuses to Die

July 3, 2014

The New York Times reports on the value of email.

cockroach

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