malware

Petya / Not-Petya – The Story So Far

Author: Sean Seaman, Security Consultant, Sapphire

London, UK, 29 June 2017 – Reports of an outbreak of the malware strain Petya hit the news earlier this week. The malware seems to have spread throughout Eastern Europe with only a small number of reported attacks outside of this area.

Initially sited as a …

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Patch Updates – in light of recent cyber attacks

London, UK, 12 May 2017 – You will all have seen the news today regarding a global ransomware attack that has hit many NHS trusts in the UK. Despite initial reports, this attack is not specific to the NHS but is targeting all organisations with unpatched systems. There are several …

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Global Ransomware Attacks

London, UK, 12 May 2017 – You will all have seen the news today regarding a global ransomware attack that has hit many NHS trusts in the UK. Despite initial reports, this attack is not specific to the NHS but is targeting all organisations with unpatched systems. There are several ways …

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How much do you REALLY know about Cyber Security?

Nearly 70% of large businesses suffered at least one breach or cyber attack last year, according to the government and that includes some of the worlds most recognised brands. Ransomware in particular has reached epic proportions, striking more than half and causing immediate business shutdown in 20% of cases.   That’s …

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Turkish Clicker: Check Point Finds New Malware on Google Play

Published by Check Point Research Team on 8th Jan 2016
Authors: Andrey Polkovnichenko and Oren Koriat

The Check Point research team has discovered an extensive malware campaign on the Google Play™ store. Check Point Mobile Threat Prevention detected the first samples of malware we call “Turkish Clicker” on several customer devices.

The malicious code was found …

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Are you confused deciding how to address vulnerabilities?

Author: Robin Cook, Lumension Product Manager – e92Plus

There are many solutions out there, all telling you how they can address all of your endpoint vulnerabilities. Lumension are one of these vendors but unlike many solutions which claim to address them, Lumension really do have an offering which separates them from …

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