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CISA Issues Multiple Agency Malware Analysis Reports on Hidden Cobra

HIDDEN COBRA has been linked to multiple high profile attacks which have caused massive infrastructure disruptions, as well as financially motivated attacks in various parts of the world. Learn more.

By Val SaengphaibulFebruary 14, 2020

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ViperSoftX - New JavaScript Threat

Learn more about the newly discovered JavaScript-based Remote Access Trojan (RAT) and cryptocurrency stealer, which we have dubbed “ViperSoftX” recently captured by our FortiGuard Labs team.

By Ben HunterFebruary 14, 2020

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Another Metamorfo Variant Targeting Customers of Financial Institutions in More Countries

Read about the malware family of the Metamorfo targeting financial organizations, in this analysis from FortiGuard Labs.

By Xiaopeng ZhangFebruary 04, 2020

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Android Malware Targets Diabetic Patients

Read FortiGuard Labs' analysis of a recent android malware targeting diabetic patients.

By Axelle Apvrille January 31, 2020

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Update: Curveball Exploit (CVE-2020-0601) Starts Making the Rounds

Lean more about the recent Microsoft Curveball vulnerability and how FortiClient protects Fortinet customers from exploitation.

By Udi YavoJanuary 21, 2020

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Deep Analysis of New Metamorfo Variant Targeting Customers of Brazilian Financial Organizations

Read about a new variant of the Metamorfo malware targeting Brazilian financial organizations, in this analysis from FortiGuard Labs.

By Xiaopeng Zhang January 15, 2020

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Addressing Microsoft’s January 2020 Security Update for CVE-2020-0601

Learn more about Microsoft’s January 2020 Security Update for CVE-2020-0601.

By FortiGuard SE TeamJanuary 15, 2020

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Predator the Thief: Analysis of Recent Versions

FortiGuard Labs has been monitoring a new release of the malware known as Predator the Thief, labeled as version 3.3.4. Read more about its latest set of capabilities in this analysis.

By Yueh-Ting ChenJanuary 06, 2020

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DeathRansom Part II: Attribution

In part two of our DeathRansom blog series, FortiGuard Labs researchers try to shed light on how this DeathRansom campaign is connected with other campaigns, and who might be behind them.

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The Curious Case of DeathRansom: Part I

Read FortiGuard Labs' analysis of a new strain of ransomware dubbed DeathRansom.

By Minh TranJanuary 02, 2020