Malwarebytes has been working on the beta version of an update to their Anti-Malware product. The second release of the popular malware fighting product is looking good.
One of Meraki’s strengths is its online management tools. In order to allow others to experience this dashboard, Cisco Meraki actually provides free Mobile Device Management (MDM) to anyone.
A clear desk policy explains how an employee is to leave their workspace when they leave at the end of the day.
Microsoft recently covered its new Cybercrime Center, an effort to advance the fight against cybercrime. The Digital Detectives story helps explain what the Cybercrime Center does and why it is important. It also helps explain various types of cybercrime the new headquarters will be fighting. Law enforcement agencies are often “reluctant to use new techniques,” and […]
This past week, the second annual Mobile Pwn2Own was held in Tokyo at the PacSec conference.
For the last month, malware known as CryptoLocker has been making its way around the web. It runs on a victim’s computer where it then encrypts user-created files on the local hard drive and any mapped network drives where the user has write access.
Malwarebytes Techbench is a USB drive with Malwarebytes included on it. It updates silently, has 15GB of free space, and allows unlimited usage – perfect for the compliant technician.
Microsoft rebranded Microsoft Security Essentials as the Windows Defender product and included it by default in Windows 8. I thought this could be a game changer.
SourceForge used to be a reputable place to download open source software. Now, that reputation is doing a full reverse as SourceForge becomes a place to avoid.
More interesting than the executable itself which ComboFix was able to cleanup, a batch script was in the same directory as part of the malware. I copied it here in order to do a little analysis and learn from it.
It is currently advised to turn off the Artemis file reputation checking service of McAfee Virus Scan Enterprise.
You can typically right-click on the file and run a scan on it with your antivirus but this is the same antivirus that let the file pass in the first place.