Flame

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Flame is a highly advanced malware, comparable to other sophisticated cyber threats such as Duqu, Equation, and Regin. It is designed to infiltrate computer systems, often through suspicious downloads, emails, or websites, and can cause significant harm once inside. This includes stealing personal information, disrupting operations, or holding data hostage for ransom. The actor behind ProjectSauron, another complex cyber threat, has demonstrated a level of sophistication similar to that of Flame. Whether there's a direct connection between these actors or not, it's evident that the ProjectSauron attackers have learned from their predecessors. The question of safety against malware like Flame remains a pertinent one. No system is completely immune, and the constant evolution of such threats makes it necessary for individuals and organizations to stay vigilant and employ robust security measures. Akamai Technologies, represented by Natalie Billingham, SVP of EMEA Sales and Channels & Managing Director EMEA, is one such organization taking steps in this direction. Their initiative, FLAME (Female Learning and Mentoring Experience), aims to empower female tech talent to contribute to industry advancements, including cybersecurity. On a different note, "House of Flame and Shadow" by Sarah J. Maas, part of her best-selling "Crescent City" series, was released on January 30. The series follows Bryce Quinlan, a half-fae living in Lunathion, also known as Crescent City, on the continent Valbara on the planet Midgard. The new book is expected to cross over with Maas' "A Court of Thorns and Roses" series, expanding the cast of characters. Meanwhile, in unrelated news, Russia's Interior Ministry announced the expulsion of three Uzbek boys and their families who extinguished the Eternal Flame at a monument in St. Petersburg.
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MITRE
a year ago
The Flame: Questions and Answers
MITRE
a year ago
You dirty RAT! Part 1: DarkComet | Malwarebytes Labs
MITRE
a year ago
Agent.btz: a Source of Inspiration?
MITRE
a year ago
ProjectSauron: top level cyber-espionage platform covertly extracts encrypted government comms
MITRE
a year ago
Sofacy APT hits high profile targets with updated toolset
MITRE
a year ago
Elderwood project, who is behind Op. Aurora and ongoing attacks? - Security Affairs
CERT-EU
4 months ago
A guide to the most important characters in Sarah J. Maas' 'Crescent City' series
CERT-EU
a year ago
Top security trends you can expect in 2023
CERT-EU
a year ago
ICS/SCADA
CERT-EU
a year ago
People thirsting after Pedro Pascal in The Mandalorian, are gross
MITRE
a year ago
The Epic Turla Operation
CERT-EU
7 months ago
Search | arXiv e-print repository
CERT-EU
9 months ago
Windows Defender-Pretender Attack Dismantles Flagship Microsoft EDR
CERT-EU
9 months ago
Defender Pretender: When Windows Defender Updates Become a Security Risk
CERT-EU
9 months ago
August 2023
CERT-EU
2 months ago
Empowering women in cybersecurity at Infosecurity Europe 2024 | #hacking | #cybersecurity | #infosec | #comptia | #pentest | #ransomware | National Cyber Security Consulting
CERT-EU
8 months ago
Attacking your way to accurate answers with breach and attack simulation
CERT-EU
5 months ago
Techrights — Links 12/12/2023: Google Loses Major Case, Twitter (X) Invites Back Hate Preachers
CERT-EU
10 months ago
New Voting Machine Skepticism Overshadowing 2024 Election
CERT-EU
7 months ago
Techrights — Windows Defender Flags Tor Browser as “Trojan Horse” Malware