For Cyberattackers, Time Is The Enemy

For Cyberattackers, Time Is The Enemy

Current research in cybersecurity often has a narrow focus, detailing recently successful attacks and how those attacks were accomplished. Attackers are often represented as shadowy, nameless figures, with a special kind of mystique surrounding them. That Hollywood image couldn’t be further from the truth. In a new study released today, “Flipping the Economics of Attacks,” [...]

SpiderMal: Deep PassiveDNS Analysis with Maltego

SpiderMal: Deep PassiveDNS Analysis with Maltego

One investigative technique for threat analysis involves pulling information from disparate data sources to start piecing together breadcrumbs of data. This technique forms a more holistic picture of a threat. One of the most basic forms of telemetry used to research a threat is the classic IP address/domain record pair, to which the Maltego platform [...]