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.

On this page you will find an archive of our weekly Threat Intelligence Briefs, as well as the ability to sign up to receive these briefs every Friday. Join the thousands of other security-minded professionals who receive these weekly briefs!

With only one month before Christmas, we are officially allowed to be excited about the festivities. To celebrate we decided to give you some presents in advance in the form of news from the malware world.

Nov 25, 2016
As November strolls by, Nemucod confirms its position as the star in the malware list. This data shows, as we predicted, that the increase of ransomware attacks is stable and has no intention of slowing down.

Nov 18, 2016
After an exhausting week and a Tuesday night that did not include much sleeping, a new US President has been chosen. This week's brief is here to take your mind off all the political talk with some interesting news about what is happening out there in the wild web.

Nov 11, 2016