Security News Parasite HTTP RAT reports of continued activity - Hackread - Read Here Hackread is reporting instances of Parasite RAT which we have also been observing lately. You can read about what is occurring at the link provided. New version of Kronos Banking Trojan spotted suing Tor network - Hackread - Read Here Jigsaw Security has been reporting on Kronos for awhile now. Today those in the security industry are reporting some new activity in which Tor connections have
Today we are observing a somewhat normal amount of activity on our sensors. We have started including our internal sensors in reporting so there is more data available to customers. Most active attackers today Most of what we are seeing is worm activity on port 445 today and some malicious actors scanning for memcached vulnerabilities. We did observe a US based actor scanning for memcached vulnerabilities as described below. What is memcached vulnerability? - From itopstimes.
One of the most challenging things we do is to setup monitoring of DNS sinkhole activity at customer sites. When a company utilizes our products the immediate response is that the information coming out of the sensors is overwhelming partly because the amount of information observed and reported is missed by most IDS/IPS systems and also because we monitor the DNS stream to find detail missed by other solutions. DNS is a treasure trove of data when you implement it in the man