Vaccinate Your Organisation Against Commodity Email-Borne Infection Techniques

The success of the Rubella Macro Builder toolkit has demonstrated that the cyber-crime-as-a-service is in rude health right across Europe. A report from Flashpoint reveals that the toolkit has been used to create malicious macros in Microsoft Office documents sent as email attachments in massive criminal spam campaigns. Rubella Macro Builder is fast, on sale […]

Cocky Young ‘Locky’ Ransomware Targets Elderly Windows DDE Weakness

 A vulnerability in Windows that has been around for decades is being exploited by hackers behind a new version of the infamous Locky ransomware. It is a vulnerability that has been apparent since the 1980s, but which Microsoft has publicly stated it will not address by removing the feature, making the new attacks undetectable with […]