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Threat Research

Analysis of a New HawkEye Variant

FortiGuard Labs recently identified a new variant of HawkEye malware being spread by a phishing email. Read more about the analysis here.

By Xiaopeng ZhangJune 18, 2019

Threat Research

A Deep Dive into the Emotet Malware

FortiGuard Labs has been tracking Emotet since it was first discovered. This blog provides a deep analysis of a new Emotet sample found in early May.

By Kai LuJune 06, 2019

Business and Technology

Enabling Breach Prevention with the FortiGuard Security Rating Service

Ensuring effective breach prevention requires organizations to review their security posture before making necessary changes. Learn how the FortiGuard Security Rating Service enables this critical level of insight.

By Jeannette JarvisMay 22, 2019

Threat Research

A Closer Look at Satan Ransomware’s Propagation Techniques

Satan ransomware first appeared in early 2017, and since then threat actors have been constantly improving the malware to infect its victims more effectively and to maximize its profits. Learn more about how this malware finds new targets to attack.

Threat Research

Detailed Analysis of macOS Vulnerability CVE-2019-8507

On March 25, 2019, Apple released macOS Mojave 10.14.4 and iOS 12.2. These two updates fixed a number of security vulnerabilities, including CVE-2019-8507 in QuartzCore (aka CoreAnimation), which was reported to Apple on January 3, 2019 using our FortiGuard Labs responsible disclosure process. Find out more in this detailed analysis of the macOS vulnerability CVE-2019-8507.

By Kai LuApril 23, 2019

Threat Research

Predator the Thief: New Routes of Delivery

FortiGuard Labs discovered a running campaign against Russian-speakers using a new version of “Predator the Thief” stealer malware. The same actor was using one set of dummy files to deliver the stealer via different forms of phishing, including Zipped files, fake documents, fake pdfs, and the WinRAR exploit described in CVE-2018-20250.

Threat Research

Patch Your Microsoft Windows and Office: Fortinet Discovers Three Zero-Day Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities

On the April 9, 2019 Patch Tuesday, Microsoft released patches for several vulnerabilities in Windows and Office. Three of them were discovered and reported by FortiGuard Labs researcher Honggang Ren by following Fortinet’s responsible disclosure process.

By Honggang Ren April 10, 2019

Business and Technology

Fortinet Announces Enhancements to Our Security Services Portfolio

Fortinet's threat intelligence security subscriptions ensure that your Fortinet security solutions are tuned continuously with up-to-the-minute insight into threats occurring anywhere in the world through our global network built around millions of sensors.

By Jeannette JarvisJuly 31, 2018

Threat Research | Industry Trends

Fortinet Threat Report Reveals an Evolution of Malware to Exploit Cryptocurrencies

Fortinet FortiGuard Labs today unveiled the findings of its latest Global Threat Landscape Report. The research reveals an evolution of malware to exploit cryptocurrencies.

By FortiGuard SE TeamMay 16, 2018

Business and Technology | Partners

Fortinet and IBM: Working Together to Address Today’s Digital Transformation Challenges

To help organizations adapt to the new realities of the emerging digital marketplace and the related threats targeting digital businesses, IBM Security just announced X-Force Threat Management. We are also pleased to announce that this news also includes that Fortinet was selected to be a key security partner in this new offering

By FortinetApril 17, 2018