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The Data Breach Epidemic – Key Findings from Verint’s comprehensive CTI report

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at July 16, 2019

In the past few years we have witnessed a growing number of significant data breaches. The Data Breach Epidemic Report reviews the most significant data breaches that occurred in 2018 and provides our analysis of the major data leaks. It also includes key trends we identified based on ~5B leaked records detected and analyzed by

The hackers behind the ‘9/11 papers’ extortion

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at January 24, 2019

On December 31, 2018, a cybercrime group going by the handle The Dark Overlord (hereafter TDO) claimed he had hacked an unnamed company, and exfiltrated a large volume of sensitive documents related to the 9/11 terror attacks-related lawsuits. TDO aims to extort the impacted organizations into paying a Bitcoin ransom and he already published batches

Growing Awareness of the Darknet in China following Huge Domestic Database Breaches

by Verint Cyber Threat Intelligence Research Team

posted at November 27, 2018

In recent weeks, we have identified a growing awareness on Chinese security blogs and mainstream media, to the existence of the Darknet, and the activities of Chinese users on its platforms. The focus is mostly on the sale of leaked data, mainly of Chinese citizens. One of these leaks pertained to the Huazhu hotel group

Webcast: What to Look for in an Effective Detection & Response Solution

by Ben Kapon

posted at December 20, 2016

Despite our best efforts, cyber attacks are getting more aggressive and sophisticated. The threat of targeted attacks is real and the cyber security landscape must change with the need for greater vigilance. Today leading analysts are encouraging organizations to deploy solutions that go beyond the traditional defenses of siloed products, such as firewalls and antivirus