Global cybercrime actors test their malware in small settings before launching internationally, leaving trails of clues to tip off astute security teams.
According to the upcoming IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index, the creation of new TLDs is generating new ways for fraudsters to distribute spam.
At InterConnect 2017, experts will demonstrate how IBM is applying Watson for Cyber Security to take threat intelligence to the next level.
X-Force researchers revealed the cybergang behind Gootkit had upgraded the banking Trojan with new network interception and certificate bypass methods.
IBM X-Force researchers discovered that an upgraded version of Dridex has been using a new injection method, signifying the Trojan's continued evolution.
Connected devices are beginning to change ownership for the first time, which presents new IoT security challenges for manufacturers.
X-Force IRIS researchers found that the Shamoon malware operators relied on weaponized documents that leveraged PowerShell to infiltrate targeted networks.