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Account takeover: Expanding on impact

July 27, 2020 | 7 Min Read

Digital Shadows has collected over 15 billion credentials across the open, deep, and dark web. In our recent research piece, Exposure to Takeover, we analyzed the types of alerts that we’ve sent...

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Top Five ShadowTalk Episodes of the Year

Top Five ShadowTalk Episodes of the Year

December 17, 2020 | 4 Min Read

Despite everything else happening in the world, 2020 has been an amazing year for ShadowTalk, our weekly threat intelligence podcast...
Impersonator Syndrome: Supply chain lures and COVID-19 cures

Impersonator Syndrome: Supply chain lures and COVID-19 cures

December 9, 2020 | 3 Min Read

It’s been a tough few months for the healthcare industry (and for all of us in general). While we’ve reported...
Egregor: The New Ransomware Variant to Watch

Egregor: The New Ransomware Variant to Watch

November 24, 2020 | 9 Min Read

INTRODUCING EGREGOR RANSOMWARE GROUP First observed on September 25th, 2020, the Egregor ransomware variant has been making considerable strides in...
Holiday Cybercrime: Retail Risks and Dark Web Kicks

Holiday Cybercrime: Retail Risks and Dark Web Kicks

November 19, 2020 | 7 Min Read

The holidays are right around the corner, and you know what that means – more calories and significant price drops...
Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 4 – The Future of Connected Devices

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 4 – The Future of Connected Devices

October 28, 2020 | 8 Min Read

This year’s Cybersecurity Awareness Month has served as a refreshing installment of security considerations that are often at risk of...
Quarterly Update: Ransomware Trends in Q3

Quarterly Update: Ransomware Trends in Q3

October 19, 2020 | 8 Min Read

As we embark on the final months of 2020, ransomware has been the main topic of conversation once again. Throughout...
Digital Shadows Analysis of Europol’s Cybercrime Report

Digital Shadows Analysis of Europol’s Cybercrime Report

October 14, 2020 | 12 Min Read

In early October 2020, Europol released their Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA) 2020, detailing the latest trends and impacts...
Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 2 – Security Devices at Home and Work

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Week 2 – Security Devices at Home and Work

October 14, 2020 | 7 Min Read

This week, National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) focuses on accountability and responsibility behind securing your devices at home and...
Help your development teams keep their keys safe

Help your development teams keep their keys safe

October 7, 2020 | 3 Min Read

Modern development practices are a blessing and a curse for organizations. Efficiency gains delivered by distributed workforces, and blended in...
Four Ways to Validate Credentials in SearchLight

Four Ways to Validate Credentials in SearchLight

September 29, 2020 | 3 Min Read

Amid the billions of credentials that are breached each year, security teams are focused on one core question: do any...
Access Keys Exposed: More Than 40% Are For Database Stores

Access Keys Exposed: More Than 40% Are For Database Stores

September 14, 2020 | 6 Min Read

By now, we’ve all heard news about AWS keys leaked by a developer on GitHub. While this can cause damaging...
Revisiting Typosquatting and the 2020 US Presidential Election

Revisiting Typosquatting and the 2020 US Presidential Election

September 2, 2020 | 11 Min Read

In October 2019, Digital Shadows’ Photon Research Team embarked on an adventure involving election typosquats that could potentially affect the...
Saving the SOC from overload by operationalizing digital risk protection

Saving the SOC from overload by operationalizing digital risk protection

August 5, 2020 | 4 Min Read

As you may have seen last week, the latest research from our Photon Research team explores the increasing phenomenon of...
Account takeover: Expanding on impact

Account takeover: Expanding on impact

July 27, 2020 | 7 Min Read

Digital Shadows has collected over 15 billion credentials across the open, deep, and dark web. In our recent research piece,...
From Exposure to Takeover: Part 1. Beg, borrow, and steal your way in

From Exposure to Takeover: Part 1. Beg, borrow, and steal your way in

July 7, 2020 | 9 Min Read

Account Takeover: Why criminals can’t resist We rely on passwords to safeguard those precious accounts that allow us to conduct...
3 Phishing Trends Organizations Should Watch Out For

3 Phishing Trends Organizations Should Watch Out For

May 20, 2020 | 16 Min Read

It’s only May, and is it just me, or has this already been the longest decade ever? Cyber-threat actors are...
The 2020 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report: One CISO’s View

The 2020 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report: One CISO’s View

May 19, 2020 | 6 Min Read

Sadly, Marvel’s Black Widow release date was pushed back as a result of COVID19, but thankfully the 2020 Verizon Data...
A NEW DECADE OF CYBER THREATS: LOOKING BACK AT THE TRENDING CYBER TOPICS OF Q1 2020

A NEW DECADE OF CYBER THREATS: LOOKING BACK AT THE TRENDING CYBER TOPICS OF Q1 2020

May 14, 2020 | 10 Min Read

Q1 2020 was packed full of significant global events, including military and geopolitical tensions and the onset of the COVID-19...
COVID-19: Risks of Third-Party Apps

COVID-19: Risks of Third-Party Apps

April 7, 2020 | 7 Min Read

As the global community continues to pursue critical details of COVID-19, it is imperative to consider the opportunistic behavior of...
Threat Model of a Remote Worker

Threat Model of a Remote Worker

March 25, 2020 | 7 Min Read

Threat models are an often discussed but sometimes nebulous term that is frequently thrown around within the cyber-security arena. The...
The Complete Guide to Online Brand Protection

The Complete Guide to Online Brand Protection

March 18, 2020 | 17 Min Read

  I’m not one for cheesy belief statements, but one of Warren Buffet’s, “It takes years to build a reputation...
The Ecosystem of Phishing: From Minnows to Marlins

The Ecosystem of Phishing: From Minnows to Marlins

February 20, 2020 | 31 Min Read

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Third Party Risk: 4 ways to manage your security ecosystem

Third Party Risk: 4 ways to manage your security ecosystem

January 16, 2020 | 5 Min Read

  The digital economy has multiplied the number of suppliers that organizations work and interact with. Using a supplier can...