EiQ Networks conducted a survey on information security priorities and challenges.
At RSA Conference 2015, Cyphort announced the availability of Cyphort Advanced Threat Defense Platform 3.3, which includes malware lateral movement detection, the ability to combine advanced targeted attacks and Advanced Persistent Threats (APT) detection with lateral movement.
It's widely believed that the October 2014 breaches of US State Department and White House computer systems have been executed by Russian hackers.
APT28, believed to consist of Russian hackers, has been spotted wielding two zero-day exploits in the latest targeted attack aimed at an "international government entity in an industry vertical that aligns with known APT28 targeting." According to FireEye researchers, the group, which seems to be the same one behind the "Pawn Storm" campaigns and which has been recently found targeting NATO members and the White House, has been exploiting the Adobe Flash CVE-2015-3043 vulnerability and a local privilege escalation vulnerability in Windows (CVE-2015-1701 - does not affect Windows 8 and later) since April 13, 2015.
Kaspersky Lab has recorded a rare and unusual example of one cybercriminal attacking another.
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