Underground Financial Fraud H1-2021

September 13, 2021

Financial data is a valuable commodity on the digital underground, with payment card information constituting one of the more common items listed..

Dark Web Scraping

September 2, 2021

On June 18, on a popular underground forum, an anonymous threat actor posted what he termed as the “Global Decision Makers Database” – an..

ToxicEye Shows Messaging Apps Can Be a Gateway to Cyberattacks

August 9, 2021

A Remote Access Trojan (RAT) dubbed ‘ToxicEye’ continues to maintain wide popularity in the underground three years after its initial release...

Beyond the Buzzwords: Actionable Insights

August 5, 2021

In the previous posts we’ve explored the TI buzzwords “real-time” and “AI”.  We’ve ventured beyond the hype and learned how to understand whether..

Building the Cyber Threat Intelligence System of Tomorrow: Key Takeaways from Re:con21

August 4, 2021

If there is one constant in the world of cybersecurity and cyber threat intelligence (CTI), it’s how quickly it moves. But while the threats..

Ransomware Retail: Underground Remote Access Markets

July 22, 2021

Abstract: The recent attacks against Kaseya, Colonial Pipeline and other devastating cyberattacks have thrust ransomware back into the spotlight...

The Cybersecurity Workforce, Knowledge and Skill Gaps

July 22, 2021

Two weeks ago, I had the honor of moderating expert panelists at the PrivSec Global Conference on the topic of The Cybersecurity Workforce,..

Looking Beyond CVSS Scores for Effective Vulnerability Management

July 22, 2021

It’s not hard to see why vulnerability management is such an important aspect of cybersecurity. The pace with which vulnerabilities are discovered..

How Cybersixgill's Dynamic Vulnerability Exploit Score (DVE) Simplifies Vulnerability Management for Swimlane Customers

July 13, 2021

Vulnerability management.  Some would argue that the very term is an oxymoron. But there’s no question about what an essential aspect of..

Cybersecurity Meets Business: 4 Key Trends from Our PrivSec Global Discussion

July 8, 2021

Risk ∝ (Threat * Vulnerability) / Controls More threats or more unmitigated vulnerabilities means more risk. More effective controls means less..