Cyber Security

DDoS Attacks for Hire: How the Gambling Crave Fuels Cybercrime in China

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at May 19, 2020

Learn how China’s gambling restrictions are fueling cybercrime in China by driving gamblers to online gambling and gaming platforms. Websites are often scams or fraudulent websites, hackers breach online casinos and gaming websites, steal user data to sell on the Darknet, run DDoS attacks and offer DDoS as-a-Service.

The New SMBGhost Wormable Vulnerability is Gaining Popularity in the Dark Web

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at March 24, 2020

Growing interest in the new SMBGhost Wormable vulnerability. Will it become the next WannaCry or NotPetya? Read our analysis and findings in this blog post.

Hackers Continue to Exploit the COVID-19 Pandemic in Malicious Campaigns

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at March 22, 2020

The outbreak of the Coronavirus demonstrates how agile and quick cyber attackers are to exploit a vulnerability or human weakness. Read here about recently identified malicious campaigns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Suspicious Domains Selling Tickets to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at March 17, 2020

Global mega events are commonly targeted by cybercriminals, who attempt to monetize them for their own personal gain. Our research team has recently discovered suspicious domains that are allegedly selling tickets to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games.