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Fileless attacks surge as hackers exploit PowerShell scripts

Автор: | 13.03.2018

The latest quarterly threat report from McAfee noted a fourfold increase in fileless hacking attacks utilising Microsoft PowerShell scripts. PowerShell is used mainly to automate administration tasks, such as running background commands, checking services installed on the system, terminating processes and managing configurations of systems and servers. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and… Читать далее »

Eight new cyber threats a second in Q4 2017, McAfee report reveals

Автор: | 12.03.2018

Security firm McAfee catalogued 478 new cyber threats every minute in the last quarter of 2017, as cyber criminals embraced novel techniques and schemes to capture new revenue streams, with an 18% increase in the number of reported security incidents across Europe. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may… Читать далее »

Use layered security and patch management to defeat fileless malware

Автор: | 10.03.2018

Fileless malware is exactly that – there are no files, the malware executes in memory with no footprint, and therefore is much more likely to succeed in its unwanted endeavours than “traditional” malware that leaves a trail. Fileless malware is less likely to attract the attention of security analysts and associated anti-virus and anti-malware technology. Organisations… Читать далее »

Fastest growing programming languages in 2018: Why these two upstarts are outpacing the rest

Автор: | 09.03.2018

Python may have been the fastest growing programming language last year, but it’s far from the only language to be enjoying a meteoric rise in popularity. Unsurprisingly, it’s two primarily mobile-focused languages that are winning over developers faster than rivals, according to the latest figures from developer-focused analyst RedMonk. RedMonk analyst Stephen O’Grady said that… Читать далее »

следующее обновление Windows 10 получит название Spring Creators Update » Community

Автор: | 09.03.2018

Некоторое время назад в сети появился слух о том, что Windows 10 версия 1803 получит название Spring Creators Update. Это довольно странно, так как в этом обновлении для Windows 10 «творческого» чуть более, чем ничего, а главный акцент сделан на улучшение дизайна системы, в том числе на внедрение Fluent Design и развитие многозадачности. Но по… Читать далее »

Multi-layered security key to fileless malware defence

Автор: | 09.03.2018

The nature of fileless malware means it often cannot be rebuffed by simple antivirus protection and is incredibly difficult to detect once it is in the system.  By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. You also agree that your personal… Читать далее »

Windows 10 S Mode U-turn: Unlocking PCs will be free, says Microsoft

Автор: | 09.03.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: It will be free to switch any version of Windows 10 out of S Mode, which locks the OS to only running apps from the Microsoft Store. Windows 10 PCs in S Mode will be available in stores following Windows’ next big feature… Читать далее »

Aim to detect and contain fileless malware attacks quickly

Автор: | 08.03.2018

Fileless malware is a form of malware that resides solely in memory and leaves little or no evidence on the hard disk. A truly fileless attack could be an exploit on a website using Java vulnerabilities to download code into memory and execute it through the browser’s own process. The malware then continues to run… Читать далее »

How to tackle fileless malware attacks

Автор: | 05.03.2018

Fileless malware presents an interesting set of challenges for the security professional. Because nothing is written to the hard drive, the standard security controls such as a signature-based antivirus are rendered more, or completely, ineffective. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and… Читать далее »

Businesses urged to patch Oracle WebLogic flaw

Автор: | 28.02.2018

Cyber criminals are exploiting a vulnerability in unpatched versions of Oracle’s Fusion Middleware to deliver two versions of cryptomining software, security researchers have warned. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers. You also agree that your personal information may be… Читать далее »