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Threat Research

Russian Army Exhibition Decoy Leads to New BISKVIT Malware

A few days ago, the FortiGuard Labs team found a malicious PPSX file exploiting CVE-2017-0199 that had been crafted for Russian speakers.

By Jasper Manuel and Rommel JovenAugust 20, 2018

Threat Research

Non-Russian Matryoshka: Russian Service Centers Under Attack

With the help of FortiGuard’s in-house Threat Intelligence Platform (Kadena), FortiGuard Labs discovered a series of attacks targeted at service centers in Russia. These service centers provide maintenance and support for a variety of electronic goods.

Threat Research

Multi-COM Loading Methods Used In Targeted Attack

Introduction Last month, iSightPartners revealed a Microsoft Office zero-day leveraged in a targeted attack by a Russian cyber espionage team. This vulnerability has been patched in Microsoft bulletin MS15-070. CVE-2015-2424 was assigned to this vulnerability. In this blog post, we will discuss the nature of the vulnerability to give some insights to other researchers for understanding and detecting this specific Word vulnerability. Multi-directory entries chaining We first extracted the embedded objects inside the exploit document...

By Wayne Chin Yick LowSeptember 01, 2015