Cybercrime and Dark Web Research

Forums are Forever – Part 1: Cybercrime Never Dies
December 4, 2019

  If one could predict the future back in the late 1990s when the first cybercriminal web forums emerged, few …

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OpIsrael: An Update

April 6, 2016

Last month our intelligence team published a blog on the use of ABI in understanding OpIsrael 2016, which suggested that …

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URGENT, ACT. RQD: Navigating Business Email Compromise

April 4, 2016

Call me phishmail. Whaling ­– also known as CEO fraud and business email compromise (BEC) – is a type of …

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Dark web: More than just a bastion of criminality

March 31, 2016

For many people, the term “dark web” refers to criminal activity on Internet. There are many definitions for what comprises …

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Online credit card shops – a numbers game

March 21, 2016

You may have recently read headlines about an online shop that was selling millions of stolen credit cards. Questions were …

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From cyber espionage to hacker marketing strategies: an overview of Digital Shadows talks at RSA Conference

February 25, 2016

It’s not long until this year’s RSA Conference, and Digital Shadows will be in full force, with some of us …

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The ‘hacker’ talent shortage: What organizations can learn from the recruitment efforts of their attackers

February 24, 2016

The seventh annual (ISC)² Global Workforce Survey estimates that there will be a shortage of information security professionals by 2020. Ask …

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OpOlympicHacking: A hurdle for Rio’s sponsors to vault

February 22, 2016

This month Anonymous Brazil and an affiliate group, known as ASOR Hack Team, announced the launch of the hacktivist operation, …

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Why Go Through the Trouble to Tumble?

February 17, 2016

Today you can purchase a pizza in Berlin and pay for it from a digital wallet located on a computer …

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Surviving the threats posed by PoS malware

February 2, 2016

These days, you can’t go into a store or mall without being asked to use a point of sale (PoS) …

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“Largest cyber attack” on Israel lacks power

February 1, 2016

On 26 January, Yuval Steinitz, the Israeli Minister of Infrastructure, Energy and Water Resources, announced to the 2016 CyberTech Conference …

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