Q&A with Chris Nguyen, Fortinet Channel Sales Engineer

Channel Sales Engineers are an important part of doing business with partners. Learn more about this technical role as part of our ongoing series to profile careers in cybersecurity. Read to learn more.

By Fortinet August 09, 2022

Threat Research

Life After Death—SmokeLoader Continues to Haunt Using Old Vulnerabilities

FortiGuard Labs examines SmokeLoader, a malware variant that exploits CVE-2017-0199 and CVE-2017-11882 in its deployment chain. Read our analysis blog to learn about the latest sample.

By James Slaughter August 08, 2022

Threat Research

Ransomware Roundup: Redeemer, Beamed, and More

The latest edition of the Ransomware Roundup from FortiGuard Labs covers the Redeemer, Beamed, and Araicrypt ransomware. Read to learn more about protections against these variants.

By Shunichi Imano and James Slaughter August 04, 2022

Threat Research

A Journey to Network Protocol Fuzzing – Dissecting Microsoft IMAP Client Protocol

Hardening network applications by performing a source code audit or fuzzing is a mission-critical task to minimize attack vectors from evolving threats. FortiGuard Labs provides some takeaways and learnings from the fuzzer development perspective. Read more.

By Wayne Chin Yick Low August 03, 2022

Threat Research

So RapperBot, What Ya Bruting For?

FortiGuard Labs is tracking a rapidly evolving IoT malware family known as RapperBot. Read to learn how this threat infects and persists on a victim’s device.

By Joie Salvio and Roy Tay August 03, 2022