Symantec: It’s a file-based malware, that uses a new EternalBlue variant. Cybercrime initial infection vector are email with malicious attachments.
Jazeera Storm aims to protect the population from Islamic State attacks during the event. Meanwhile, the SAA in Badia Al-Sham receives Hezbollah reinforcements against Daesh.
The cyber security experts: There are many similarities on TTPs, targets and purposes. The credential harvesting could be complementary to the WebMask project on DNS Hijack.
The Islamic State in Deir Ezzor, expelled by SDF from east of the Euphrates, aims at SAA: soldiers are weaker. So much so that Sand Hippos saved them from Daesh several times.
FireEye cyber security experts found two RAR archives on VirusTotal. The trojan (aka FIN7, Anunak or Cobalt) is one of the most dangerous that belongs to cybercrime.
ISF kill 4 other Islamic state leaders in the area in an anti-terrorist operation. Syria, the SDF extend the hunt for Daesh militiamen to the Deir Ezzor refugee camps.
Yoroi-Cybaze cyber security experts, after an in dept analysis, confirm. The malicious document, that contains Emotet malware, is linked to Russian Hackers.
Fourth chapter of a study on the history of the two groups, to understand why they share the same roots and purposes aimed at recreating the Caliphate. Bin Laden, anti-US terrorism and the birth of AQI.
Cisco Talos cyber security experts: At least 40 organizations across 13 different countries were compromised by a state-sponsored actor who exploits DNS hijacking.
It is the result of the Jazeera Storm manhunt against the Islamic State at Deir Ezzor. Anti-Daesh offensives also continue in Iraq on the Hamrin mountains.