We analyze Cryptobot, aka Paycrypt

November 7, 2014By Tyler Moffitt

Recently during some research on encrypting ransomware we came across a new variant that brings some new features to the table. It will encrypt by utilizing the following javascript from being opened as an attachment…read more

Top consumer security predictions for 2014

December 31, 2013By Tyler Moffitt

Top Predictions for 2014 FBI/ICE MoneyPak Cryptolocker Rogues As this year comes to a close we’ve seen some measurable progress on the infiltration techniques for malware. We’re going to give you some insight…read more

Top 5 Enterprise Threat Predictions for 2014

December 18, 2013By Grayson Milbourne

Top 5 Enterprise Threat Predictions for 2014 Ransomware for the enterprise Compromised clouds Advanced mobile phishing tactics APT’s focus on mobile Mobile device linked to major compromise When thinking about cyber-security and looking…read more

Introducing the Threat Blog

March 23, 2009By Andrew Brandt

Welcome, readers. I’m a member of the Threat Research team at Webroot, and I’ve been asked to contribute to Webroot’s new Threat Blog. I’d like to take a moment to introduce myself, tell…read more

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