Version 1.4 of the ESET Enterprise Inspector: What’s new?

In 2018, ESET launched ESET Enterprise Inspector (EEI), a sophisticated Endpoint Detection & Response (EDR) tool that monitors endpoint activity for suspicious processes and executables, and triggers alarms based on specific rules. EDR tools are a vital component of any enterprise security portfolio, monitoring endpoint events in order to ensure that no threat, no matter … More Version 1.4 of the ESET Enterprise Inspector: What’s new?

Thunderbolt flaws open millions of PCs to physical hacking

A new attack method enables bad actors to access data on a locked computer via an evil maid attack within 5 minutes. Millions of computers sporting Intel’s Thunderbolt ports are open to hands-on hacking attempts due to vulnerabilities in this hardware interface, according to research by Björn Ruytenberg, a security researcher at Eindhoven University of Technology … More Thunderbolt flaws open millions of PCs to physical hacking

LoudMiner: Cross-platform mining in cracked VST software

The story of a Linux miner bundled with pirated copies of VST (Virtual Studio Technology) software for Windows and macOS. Introduction LoudMiner is an unusual case of a persistent cryptocurrency miner, distributed for macOS and Windows since August 2018. It uses virtualization software – QEMU on macOS and VirtualBox on Windows – to mine cryptocurrency … More LoudMiner: Cross-platform mining in cracked VST software