Tags: APT

Understanding Your Adversary

Over the past year, perhaps more, there has been an increasing amount of discussion about whether or not organizations need to “know” their adversary. The topic roared up upon the publication of Mandiant’s Intel Report and the subsequent publications by other vendors. Naturally, much of the discussion seems to focus on espionage type attacks, but […]

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Brief OSINT review for CVE-2012-1535 Attacks

On August 15th, Jaime Blasco over at AlienVault Labs posted a description of a malicious word document with an embedded flash file that exploits CVE-2012-1535 (Original here). The document described within the specific attack was titled “iPhone 5 Battery.doc”, and the dummy document displayed after exploitation is a legitimate article that was posted on August […]

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