Tag: Cryptolocker

Webinar Follow-up: “Reverse Engineering Malware: A Look Inside Operation Tovar”

Last Thursday we hosted a webinar entitled “Reverse Engineering Malware: A Look Inside Operation Tovar.” The recording and slides have been posted to our web site, and here is the Q&A from the webinar. READ MORE

Upcoming Webinar: A Look Inside CryptoLocker and Operation Tovar

Next Thursday, July 17, Lancope will present a complimentary webinar on Operation Tovar, which is the takedown of CryptoLocker and Zeus Gameover led by the U.S. Department of Justice. 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

Mitigating Cryptolocker with the StealthWatch System

Lancope is helping to protect our customers by incorporating Cryptolocker’s domain generation algorithm with the SLIC Threat Feed, allowing us to add the domains Cryptolocker will communicate with before they’re even registered. READ MORE