Malware in Libya: Book of Eli – African targeted attacks

This blog post describes details that we discovered during our analysis of malware that focuses on a specific country — Libya. The malware has existed since at least 2012, with threat actors using it for mass-spreading malware campaigns and for ongoing targeted attacks. Despite the lack of sophistication of the technical details of the malware and … More Malware in Libya: Book of Eli – African targeted attacks

Libya and Osama bin Laden Dominate Cyber-threats Heading into May

The death of Osama bin Laden has gone viral with blogs, social media and search engines pumping terabytes of rumour, innuendo and conspiracy theories at the speed of light, along with the occasional kilobyte of truth. That was the state of global malware map after the death of Osama bin Laden that came in early … More Libya and Osama bin Laden Dominate Cyber-threats Heading into May