Posts tagged Threat Intel

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3 Security Regulations Automotive Companies Need to Know

A Rapid7 research report breaking down the cyber threat landscape in the automotive industry shows cyberattacks in the sector have risen rapidly.

2 min Threat Intel

Leaked YouTube Credentials Growing in Popularity on Dark Web Forums

Rapid7 researchers have observed a new trend in black markets and cybercrime forums: stolen credentials for prominent YouTube accounts.

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Rapid7 2020 Threat Report: Exposing Common Attacker Trends

In this blog, we break-down the three key sections of the newly-released Rapid7 2020 Threat Report.

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Kilos: The Dark Web’s Newest – and Most Extensive – Search Engine

Kilos allows buyers to search for products across numerous dark web sites.

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Why and Where Cybercriminals Attack the Hospitality Industry

The gaming, leisure, and hospitality industry has been increasingly targeted by cybercrime and faces a unique set of security challenges.

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What Really Happened to the Dark Web Insider Trading Forum KickAss?

The dark web forum KickAss was apparently seized by the US government, but there is much speculation over what really happened.

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How Retailers Can Protect Against Magecart This Black Friday and Holiday Season

Online credit card-skimming malware Magecart is now a looming threat to nearly every retailer this Black Friday and throughout the rest of the holiday season (and beyond).

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Hacking as a Service: How This New Offering Is Changing the Threat Landscape

Just like other industries have adopted the as-a-service model, cyber threat actors are doing the same.

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How Cybercriminals Use Pinterest to Run Fraud Scams

There are a variety of scams hackers can run on Pinterest, but for this post, we’ll focus on fraud and financial scams.

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Rapid7 Threat Intelligence Book Club: ‘Countdown to Zero Day’ Recap

The final section of Kim Zetter's “Countdown to Zero Day”pulls together the many factors that are present in attacks such as Stuxnet.

5 min Threat Intel

HUMINT: The Riskiest (and Most Valuable) Form of Intelligence Gathering

As threat actors make their attacks more difficult to see and stop, human intelligence (HUMINT) has become critical for cybersecurity success.

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The Top Threat Actors Targeting Financial Services Organizations

This post discusses the key motivations and supporters behind cybercrime groups and lists the top groups that target financial services organizations.

3 min Threat Intel

Major Carding Site Replacement: How Altenen.nz Rose From the Ashes of Altenen.com

Here’s our recap of the Altenen takedown and thoughts on where threat hunters should shift their focus for finding new threats and fraud tactics.

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Q&A with Rebekah Brown, Rapid7 Threat Intel Lead, on Attacker Behavior Analytics

Hear from Rebekah Brown, Rapid7’s threat intel lead, on Attacker Behavior Analytics and how Rapid7 is developing next gen threat detections for customers.

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Digital Footprints, Breadcrumbs, and How Hackers Exploit Them

Here is how hackers use publicly available employee data in the form of digital footprints and breadcrumbs to illegally access company systems.