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Thwarting Zeus Gameover’s Extra Life with SLIC

A new variant of the Zeus Gameover malware has been discovered, which we are calling "Extra Life." Earlier this morning, we began to include the domains from Extra Life’s DGA in our StealthWatch Labs Intelligence Center (SLIC) Threat Feed. READ MORE

Zeus Gameover, the Department of Justice, and the SLIC Threat Feed

Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Justice announced actions taken to disrupt both the Zeus Gameover botnet and CryptoLocker ransomware infrastructure. This has provided a short window during which organizations can seek out these attacks within their environments and get rid of them. Lancope's SLIC Threat Feed has provided coverage for CryptoLocker since earlier this year, and coverage for Zeus Gameover has just been added as well. READ MORE

Upcoming Black Hat Talk – Military Strategies for Cyber Security

Black Hat USA 2014 is just around the corner, and our very own Tom Cross is teed up to deliver an important talk on the use of military strategies in cyber security, entitled "The Library of Sparta." Participants will leave the session with an entirely new arsenal of military-grade tactics for taking on even the most advanced threats. READ MORE

Capture the flag!

Lancope has put together a "capture the flag" contest based around solving security/hacking challenges, complete with prizes, and now we want you to try it! The event starts on Friday, June 6, 2014. READ MORE