Weekly Threat Briefs

FortiGuard Labs uses its industry leading global infrastructure of threat sensors, honeypots, and collectors to provide you with the largest source of data of any pure play network security vendor. Data is collected from all of these sources on a continual basis and analyzed by Fortinet’s world-wide team of analysts to provide you with a weekly recap of the incidents and threats you care the most about.

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Staying Digitally Secure This Holiday Season - This holiday season, checking off your gift list might look a little different. Given the spike in digital activity predicted to occur over the holidays, cybercriminals will also be making their lists, and checking them twice. This is a particularly...

Dec 02, 2022
Joint CyberSecurity Advisory on a U.S. Federal Agency Breached by Iranian Threat Actors - FortiGuard Labs is aware of a joint advisory (AA22-320A) that was issued by Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on November 16, 2022. The...

Nov 25, 2022
A lot has happened in the world of cryptocurrencies recently, reminding us of the various risks, such as cybercriminals, that continue to exist. It's no secret that cybercriminals will continue to rely on tried-and-true attack tactics, particularly those that are easy to execute and help them...

Nov 18, 2022
Threat Predictions for 2023: New Attack Surfaces and Threats Emerge as Cybercrime Expands - While "less is more" may be the strategy behind consolidating networks and security, "more is more" seems to be the mantra that cybercriminals continue to live by.

Nov 11, 2022
5 Ransomware Protection Strategies for 2023 - If the growth of ransomware attacks in 2022 is a foreshadowing of what the future holds, security teams everywhere should expect to see this attack vector become even more popular in 2023. In just the first half of 2022, the number of new ransomware...

Oct 28, 2022