Week in review: Cyber threat hunting, Android DDoS botnet, drone bug bounty

September 5, 2017

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, podcasts and articles:

New, custom ransomware delivered to orgs via extremely targeted emails

Ransomware campaigns are usually wide-flung affairs: the attackers send out as many malicious emails as possible and hope to hit a substantial number of targets. But more targeted campaigns are also becoming a trend.

Getting a start on cyber threat hunting
We live in a world where the adversaries will persist in getting into an organizations environment, and they only have to be successful once.

Canadian university scammed out of $11.8 million
MacEwan University in Edmonton, Alberta, is the latest confirmed victim of scammers.

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