by Ross Dyer
Most IT professionals worth their salt will have heard of the Deep Web. But beyond the salacious reports and hearsay, how many of us really understand what happens on this vast un-indexed area of the web? At Trend Micro we always try to stay one step ahead of the cyber criminals. This is easier said than done, of course, but one strategy we hit upon was to dedicate significant time and resource to uncovering the secrets of the Deep Web.
So that’s exactly what we’ve done. Hopefully the findings of this major new report will help us, and the industry as a whole, better understand the enemy we all face online. Continue reading
Trend Micro’s Forward Threat Research team in conjunction with the United States Air Force has uncovered a series of attacks against Israeli and Egyptian targets in a report coined “Operation Arid Viper: Bypassing the Iron Dome.” This attack is leveraging unusual tactics to perpetrate both targeted attacks and cybercrime—it’s being executed by what we characterise as “CyberExtremists.”
by Geoff Grindrod
Cyber Intelligence can broadly be split into three distinct areas: collection, analysis and response. The most important aspect of collection is relevance. Threat Intelligence is not actionable, unless the data is relevant to the organisation’s needs. Continue reading
by Ross Dyer
Most recently, our dedicated team of threat researches at TrendLabs uncovered a sophisticated and ongoing cyber espionage campaign known as Operation Pawn Storm targeting military, embassies, defence contractors and media organizations in the US and its allied countries. Let’s dig a bit deeper. Continue reading