Sat.Feb 09, 2019

GandCrab ransomware campaign targets Italy using steganography

Security Affairs

A newly discovered malware campaign leverages steganography to hide GandCrab ransomware in an apparently innocent Mario image. Security experts at Bromium have discovered a malware campaign using steganography to hide the GandCrab ransomware in a Mario graphic package.

The Queen of the Skies and Innovation

Adam Shostack

The Seattle Times has a story today about how “ 50 years ago today, the first 747 took off and changed aviation.” ” It’s true. The 747 was a marvel of engineering and luxury. The book by Joe Sutter is a great story of engineering leadership.

Exclusive – MalwareMustDie Team analyzed the Cayosin Botnet and its criminal ecosystem

Security Affairs

Cayosin Botnet: a deeper look at this threat supported by the psychological profile of the “youngsters-wannabe-hackers” Rolex boasters.

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An Apple-Hacking Teen, SIM-Swap Indictments, and More Security News This Week

WIRED Threat Level

Location data scandals, a Zcash bug, and more of the week's top security news. Security

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