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2.3 billion files exposed across online file storage technologies
May 30, 2019 read more

The Strategic Corporal and Information Security

January 18, 2016

For those unfamiliar with the term “strategic corporal”, it sprung out of the conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq. The concept …

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DD4BC Arrests: What Now for Extortion?

January 15, 2016

Earlier this week, Europol published a press release stating that an individual suspected of being a “key member” of the …

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A Complex Threat Landscape

January 13, 2016

Achieving a better understanding of the threat landscape is key for organizations; the better they know their enemies, the better …

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RATs: Invasion of Your Privacy

January 11, 2016

When most people hear the word “RAT” they envision a large rodent that dines in dumpsters while seeking solace in …

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Digital Currency and Getting Paid In The Underground

January 6, 2016

It’s been said that money makes the world go round.  People expect to be paid for their time, goods, and …

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Lots to learn? Academia and intelligence

January 4, 2016

With the ongoing emergence of CTI you could be forgiven for thinking that the discipline of intelligence was new. But …

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Criminal Services – Crypting

December 18, 2015

In the world of cybercrime, malicious software (malware) plays an important role. But if you’re a cybercriminal, how do you …

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‘Hacker Buba’: Failed extortion, what next?

December 11, 2015

An actor identifying itself as “Hacker Buba” recently claimed to have breached Invest Bank and posted purported customer and client …

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Communicating Intelligence: The Challenge of Consumption

December 10, 2015

In my previous blog in this series I discussed the challenge of effectively communicating intelligence, and provided examples of how …

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Communicating Intelligence: Getting the message out

December 8, 2015

In my previous blog I discussed some of the challenges associated with communicating intelligence. In this follow up piece, I’ll …

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