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February 4, 2023

ESXiArgs Ransomware Attack Targets VMware Servers Worldwide

The vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2021-21974, is caused by a stack overflow issue in the OpenSLP service that unauthenticated threat actors in low-complexity attacks can exploit. According to available research, CERT-FR claims that this type of… Continue Reading

Lessons Learned from Education Industry Attacks in 2022
February 3, 2023

Lessons Learned from Education Industry Attacks in 2022

By SOCRadar Research The education industry covers a diverse range of organizations, including K-12 education, higher education, private and public education, science research institutes, and tutoring ranging from exam preparation to hobby courses. Furthermore, educational… Continue Reading

How Can Extended Threat Intelligence Help CISO's First 100 Days?
February 2, 2023

How Can Extended Threat Intelligence Help CISO’s First 100 Days?

When the expression "first 100 days" is mentioned, we all immediately think of what a leading politician has done from the first day to the hundredth day. These "first 100 days" became iconic during Franklin… Continue Reading

What is Stealer as a Service?
February 1, 2023

What is Stealar as a Service?

By SOCRadar Research Stealer as a service is a marketing approach in which threat actors offer to sell or lease access to information-stealer tools designed to steal sensitive data from victims' devices. This model enables anyone… Continue Reading

Malicious Actors in Dark Web: December 2022 Ransomware Landscape
January 27, 2023

Malicious Actors in Dark Web: December 2022 Ransomware Landscape

Ransomware is one of the more common cyberattack types in the news. Behind the scenes of ransomware, there are numerous threat actors, each with a motive. Although the motive usually includes financial gain, the threat actors… Continue Reading

CTI4SOC: Ultimate Solution to SOC Analyst's Biggest Challenges
January 26, 2023

CTI4SOC: Ultimate Solution to SOC Analyst’s Biggest Challenges 

Today's SOC analyst has a lot to deal with. All kinds of challenges await these cybersecurity professionals, who undertake the critical task of keeping organizations safe. Some of these challenges are related to the changing cybercrime… Continue Reading

Introducing Radar Pages: Major Cyber Attacks
January 26, 2023

Introducing Radar Pages: Major Cyber Attacks

Cybersecurity has grown in importance as a geopolitical factor. Cyberattacks target public and private systems each day, and the variety of attacks has grown quickly.  Cybercriminals are primarily driven by financial gain; they are looking for information… Continue Reading

From Zero to Adversary: APTs
January 23, 2023

From Zero to Adversary: APTs

By SOCRadar Research From time to time, news hit the front pages regarding cyberattacks on significant infrastructures, such as nuclear facilities, or major companies, such as SolarWinds. These attacks are carried out by cyber threat… Continue Reading

Hydra Aftermath and the Future of Dark Web Marketplaces
January 19, 2023

Hydra Aftermath and the Future of Dark Web Marketplaces

By SOCRadar Research Russian-speaking Hydra Market was the biggest among darknet markets, with a $1B turnover in 2020. It was also the largest narcotic market among the countries of the former USSR.  With the operation started by German… Continue Reading

SOCRadar Launches New CTI Solution for SOC Analysts
January 18, 2023

SOCRadar Launches New CTI Solution for SOC Analysts

Introducing CTI4SOC, SOCRadar's stand-alone threat intelligence to meet the needs of SOC analysts. With its comprehensive features to close the skill gap of organizations, CTI4SOC will function as an extension of your security teams for a solid cybersecurity posture.… Continue Reading

4 Lessons Learned from Log4Shell
January 16, 2023

4 Lessons Learned from Log4Shell

By SOCRadar Research Log4Shell vulnerability shook the cyber world to its core when it first became public in December 2021. It is a zero-day vulnerability discovered on the log4j logging library, which is widely used by Java applications. Apache… Continue Reading

Lessons Learned from Ransomware Attacks in 2022
January 13, 2023

5 Lessons Learned from Ransomware Attacks in 2022

By SOCRadar Research In 2022, SOCRadar researchers detected over 1700 alleged ransomware victims. The total number was approximately 29% higher than in 2021. According to another research conducted by Verizon in 2022, data breach incidents due to ransomware attacks… Continue Reading

SOCRadar Free Dark Web Training: Learn How to Navigate in the Shadows
January 11, 2023

SOCRadar Free Dark Web Training: Learn How to Navigate in the Shadows

The concept of the dark web plays a key role in today's increasingly complex cybercrime ecosystem. Threat actors share the datasets obtained from attacks on dark web platforms, on forums here, or their leak sites. They plan attacks… Continue Reading

5 Lessons Learned from Data Breaches in 2022
January 10, 2023

5 Lessons Learned from Data Breaches in 2022

By SOCRadar Research Online products and services are growing daily. Consumers are entrusting more personal information to online databases, and businesses are taking responsibility for more sensitive data. Cyberattacks to obtain data and associated data… Continue Reading

Major Cyberattacks in Review: December 2022
January 6, 2023

Major Cyber Attacks in Review: December 2022

In the last month, we have seen many cyber incidents, ranging from data breaches at retailers to various cyberattacks on cryptocurrency exchange platforms. These types of incidents can harm a company's reputation and lead to the theft of… Continue Reading

10 Questions to ChatGPT: How It Can Change Cybersecurity
January 3, 2023

10 Questions to ChatGPT: How It Can Change Cybersecurity

This blog is written with the help of OpenAI's ChatGPT. In November 2022, OpenAI -an Artificial Intelligence research and deployment company- released its chatbot, the ChatGPT. With the release, ChatGPT attracted the entire world's attention, and people… Continue Reading

4 Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Attacks in 2022
December 28, 2022

4 Lessons Learned from Supply Chain Attacks in 2022

At the BlackBerry Security Summit in 2022, four-fifths of IT decision-makers said they had been notified of an attack or vulnerability in their supply chain within the year. 77% of organizations stated that they had detected the… Continue Reading

Increasing Cyberattacks Targeting the Gaming Industry in 2022
December 22, 2022

Increasing Cyberattacks Targeting the Gaming Industry in 2022

By SOCRadar Research The gaming industry has recently emerged as a preferred target for cyberattacks. The industry is constantly growing, with new platforms and products appearing daily. Changes in the social structure and globally unexpected circumstances like… Continue Reading

Why Have Central Banks Become the Target of Cyber Threat Actors?
December 21, 2022

An Analysis of Central Banks Hackings: Who is Next?

By SOCRadar Research Critical infrastructures are the basis for the functioning of the countries' system, and they are essential to continue the country's operations, such as financial services, education, public health, food and agriculture, military, and… Continue Reading

5 Lessons Learned from Healthcare Industry Cyberattacks in 2022
December 20, 2022

5 Lessons Learned from Healthcare Industry Cyberattacks in 2022

By SOCRadar Research Like other critical infrastructures, the healthcare industry is frequently targeted by cyberattacks. The attacks in the healthcare vertical have begun to increase in recent years due to security vulnerabilities triggered by changes… Continue Reading

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