Inception: The Complex Malware that Targets Executives

Back in 2012, Kaspersky Labs released information on a peculiar type of cyber espionage malware that it named Red October. They calculated that, for 5 years, it had been actively gathering information from embassies, scientific institutions, government organizations, oil and energy companies, and aerospace industries. As soon as it was discovered, those operating it shut … Continue reading Inception: The Complex Malware that Targets Executives

Why Was the Dissection of Snake Malware pulled from the Black Hat Conference?

I can’t answer this question precisely, so I am going to have to speculate a bit in this post. One thing is for sure, I don’t accept the official BAE explanation. "We are not now speaking on this at Black Hat as we are in the midst of writing a new report on Snake that … Continue reading Why Was the Dissection of Snake Malware pulled from the Black Hat Conference?