The use of legitimate channels to distribute malicious software to users, by Rory Smith, SOC Analyst

With security companies recording known and popular domains used for spreading malicious software, malicious users are constantly looking for new channels to launch their illegal campaigns. A growing trend in the wild is the distribution of malicious code through legitimate domains. A recent victim to this kind of activity would be none other than Amazon [...]

Facebook’s New Two-Factor Authentication Implementation, by Miguel Brito, SOC Analyst

With all the recent data security breaches in the news, it seems that everyone is finally starting to realize the necessity of two-factor authentication in this day and age. Most recently, the social networking giant Facebook, announced their new implementation of a two-factor authentication method which they have dubbed “log-in approval”. The new implementation comes [...]