Earlier today in the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, the EFF convened a closed-door briefing for Senate staff about the realities of device encryption. While policymakers hear frequently from the FBI and the Department of Justice about the dangers of encryption and the Going Dark problem, they rarely hear from engineers, cryptographers,
Security researchers have spotted the first-ever ransomware exploiting Process Doppelgänging, a new fileless code injection technique that could assist malware evade detection. The Process Doppelgänging attack takes advantage of a built-in Windows function and an outdated implementation of Windows process loader, and works on all versions of Windows OS, including Windows version 10.
A new Twitter-like platform appeared which allows people to use Bitcoin Cash and its blockchain to permanently post their thoughts and potentially even earn a bit. A message from the Twitter account @Bitcoin uncovered a new social media platform released on Wednesday that uses the Bitcoin Cash blockchain as a
In this piece we will be looking at the different kinds of malware and what they do. When performing static or dynamic malware analysis it is crucial to have a good understanding of the different malware types available so that you are able to recognize them and focus your investigation. During