Okrum: Ke3chang group targets diplomatic missions

Tracking the malicious activities of the elusive Ke3chang APT group, ESET researchers have discovered new versions of malware families linked to the group, and a previously unreported backdoor In this blogpost, we will sum up the findings published in full in our white paper “Okrum and Ketrican: An overview of recent Ke3chang group activity“. The […]

BlueKeep patching isn’t progressing fast enough

Keeping up with BlueKeep; or how many internet-facing systems, and in which countries and industries, remain ripe for exploitation? As of early July, more than 805,000 internet-facing systems remained susceptible to the BlueKeep security vulnerability, the news of which spooked the internet two months ago and prompted a flurry of alerts urging users and organizations […]

How your Instagram account could have been hijacked

A researcher found that it was possible to subvert the platform’s password recovery mechanism and take control of user accounts An independent researcher has found a security loophole in Instagram’s mobile password recovery flow that could have allowed attackers to break into user accounts. The flaw, discovered and reported by India-based researcher Laxman Muthiyah, has […]

La sicurezza sincronizzata di Sophos protegge la Provincia di Lecco

La Provincia di Lecco, che dal 2004 gestisce il Centro Servizi Territoriale di Lecco (CST) per conto di comuni ed enti del territorio, equivalenti complessivamente ad un bacino di oltre 200.000 abitanti, ha scelto SOPHOS per l’ottimizzazione della propria sicurezza informatica. Il CST de La Provincia di Lecco offre servizi informatici ai comuni aderenti e […]

7 best practice per proteggere il cloud pubblico

Data la semplicita e l’economicita del cloud pubblico, non sorprende che un numero sempre maggiore di organizzazioni si rivolga a Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure e Google Cloud Platform (GCP). E possibile avviare una nuova istanza in pochi minuti, estendere o diminuire le risorse ogni volta che e necessario pagando solo per cio che […]