In The News - Anomali Threat Intelligence

Anomali Press Room

In The News

Bleeping Computer, Sergiu Gatlan | May 13, 2021

Microsoft build tool abused to deliver password-stealing malware

As Anomali's Threat Research team observed, the malicious MSBuild project files delivered in this campaign bundled encoded executables and shellcode the threat actors used for injecting the final payloads into the memory of newly spawned processes.

Read more

CyberScoop, Tim Starks | April 19, 2021

‘Gamaredon’ hackers target Ukrainian officials amid rising Russian tensions

“This one is interesting because the alignment of real world events is just another indication of potential hybrid warfare that Russia is known to engage in,” said Gage Mele, lead cyber threat intelligence analyst at Anomali.

Read more

Security Brief, Asia, Newsdesk | April 12, 2021

Anomali picks up pace on APJ expansion with exec appointment

Cybersecurity firm Anomali has appointed channel sales specialist Stree Naidu to lead its business across Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ), including Australia and New Zealand. As Anomali’s senior vice president and general manager for APJ, Naidu will be responsible for overseeing the company’s operations in the region. He…

Read more

The Cyberwire, Podcast | April 10, 2021

Strategic titles point to something more than a commodity campaign

Guests Gage Mele, Winston Marydasan, and Yury Polozov from Anomali join Dave to discuss their research into Static Kitten targeting government agencies in the UAE and Kuwait.

Read more

Help-Net Security, Helga Labus | April 7, 2021

How do I select an attack detection solution for my business?

Ahmed Rubaie, CEO, Anomali: XDR at furst glance may not seem like a “capability.” However, security is about to experience a major movement into Extended Detection and Response (XDR), which will mark a new era in attack detection and response. Any technologies you invest in should recognize this imminent trend.

Read more

MSSP Alert, Joe Panettieri | April 7, 2021

Cybersecurity Partnerships, Strategic Alliances and Integrations

Managed Detection and Response (MDR): Castra has deployed the Anomali ThreatStream threat intelligence platform (TIP) to expand visibility over adversaries, support threat hunting activities, and speed response capabilities for all of its MDR customers, the companies say.

Read more

The Cyberwire, Staff | April 6, 2021

Malware droppers posing as video game cheats. Bahamut may be behind new cyberespionage campaign. North Korea continues targeting security researchers.

Anomali suspects "with low confidence" that the hacker-for-hire cyberespionage group Bahamut is responsible for a campaign targeting entities in the Middle East and South Asia. The threat actor used spearphishing emails to deliver malicious Word files, beginning in June 2020 through at least February 2021.

Read more

CyberScoop, Sean Lyngaas | April 5, 2021

Suspected Chinese spies cover tracks in efforts to breach Vietnamese government

Security firm Anomali said last year that another group of China-linked hackers had tried to break into a Vietnamese government data center.

Read more

ARN, Eleanor Dickinson | March 26, 2021

Anomali signs first A/NZ distie deal with Netpoleon

Network security distributor Netpoleon has signed Anomali to its portfolio, marking the US vendor’s first such partnership in Australia and New Zealand. The deal follows Anomali’s recent moves to ramp up its presence in the Asia Pacific and Japan region, which has seen it make a big push to engage the local channel.

Read more