Alerts

AA20-352A: Advanced Persistent Threat Compromise of Government Agencies, Critical Infrastructure, and Private Sector Organizations

Original release date: December 17, 2020<br/><h3>Summary</h3><p class=”tip-intro” style=”font-size: 15px;”><em>This Alert uses the MITRE Adversarial Tactics...

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AA20-345A: Cyber Actors Target K-12 Distance Learning Education to Cause Disruptions and Steal Data

Original release date: December 10, 2020<br/><h3>Summary</h3><p>This Joint Cybersecurity Advisory was coauthored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Cybersecurity and Infra...

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AA20-336A: Advanced Persistent Threat Actors Targeting U.S. Think Tanks

Original release date: December 1, 2020<br/><h3>Summary</h3><p class=”tip-intro” style=”font-size: 15px;”><em>This Advisory uses the MITRE Adversarial Tacti...

Security

Antivirus Testing – VIPRE for your Home and Business

People often wonder, “What’s the best antivirus?” A lot of vendors will claim that their product is the best in the industry. The industry’s dirty secret is that much like a fighting game, there are tiers. If y...

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AA20-304A: Iranian Advanced Persistent Threat Actor Identified Obtaining Voter Registration Data

Original release date: October 30, 2020 Summary This advisory uses the MITRE Adversarial Tactics, Techniques, and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK®) version 7 framework. See the ATT&CK for Enterprise version 7 ...

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AA20-302A: Ransomware Activity Targeting the Healthcare and Public Health Sector

Original release date: October 28, 2020 | Last revised: October 29, 2020 Summary This advisory uses the MITRE Adversarial Tactics, Techniques, and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK®) version 7 framework. See the ATT...

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AA20-301A: North Korean Advanced Persistent Threat Focus: Kimsuky

Original release date: October 27, 2020 Summary This advisory uses the MITRE Adversarial Tactics, Techniques, and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK®) version 7 framework. See the ATT&CK for Enterprise version 7 ...

Security

Multi-Layered Protection: How to Secure Every Threat Vector

The notorious financial entrepreneur William Francis Sutton Jr. (aka Willie Sutton) is famously credited with explaining his penchant for robbing banks by simply replying, “Because that’s where the money is.” T...

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AA20-296B: Iranian Advanced Persistent Threat Actors Threaten Election-Related Systems

Original release date: October 22, 2020 Summary The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are warning that Iranian advanced persistent threat (APT...

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AA20-296A: Russian State-Sponsored Advanced Persistent Threat Actor Compromises U.S. Government Targets

Original release date: October 22, 2020 Summary This joint cybersecurity advisory uses the MITRE Adversarial Tactics, Techniques, and Common Knowledge (ATT&CK®) framework. See the ATT&CK for Enterprise ...