Targeted information stealing attacks in South Asia use email, signed binaries

In the past few months, we have analyzed a targeted campaign that tries to steal sensitive information from different organizations throughout the world, but particularly in Pakistan. During the course of our investigations we uncovered several leads that indicate this threat has its origin in India and has been going on for at least two … More Targeted information stealing attacks in South Asia use email, signed binaries

CyberThreats Daily: Attacks yield $1.3bn to cybercriminals while UK Police hit by Conficker worm

Targeted malicious attacks worth US$1.3bn to cyber criminals Cyber criminals are shifting their stratagem away from mass spam attacks to more targeted, malicious-style attacks, such as spearphishing. Cisco estimates the overall cost of targeted attacks to organisations worldwide is US$1.29bn annually. A new report by Cisco suggests cyber criminals have made a fundamental shift in … More CyberThreats Daily: Attacks yield $1.3bn to cybercriminals while UK Police hit by Conficker worm