All / Spotlight / Malware / Ransomware / Intrusions By DateAlphabetical Web attacks in November 2018 December 1, 2018 The first step in a web attack begins with mass-scanning the web for vulnerable applications and/or servers. When unpatched software is identified, an attempt is made to explo … Shadowbroker releases alleged NSA EquationGroup ... April 20, 2017 The Sonicwall Threats Research team is actively researching the exploit and malware code released on Good Friday, (4/14/2017), by an anonymous group calling itself “Shadowbrok … CVE-2015-8446 Exploits in the Wild January 8, 2016 There were multiple exploits of CVE-2015-8446 found in the wild and some of them are from Angler EK. The exploits were highly obfuscated. Data stealing trojan described as a JPG file December 31, 2015 The Dell SonicWall Threats Research team has received reports of a data stealing Trojan described as a JPG file. Holiday Shopping Season: Increased Online Shoppi ... December 4, 2015 In this SonicAlert we will briefly discuss the seasonal increase in online shopping, and some of the types of malicious email campaigns that are taking advantage of the flurry … Data stealing trojan posing as a Text document December 4, 2015 The Dell SonicWall Threats Research team has received reports of a data stealing Trojan posing as a Text document. Upon execution, the trojan downloads more malware onto the i … Data stealing trojan found in the wild August 14, 2015 The Dell SonicWall Threats Research team received reports of the trojan in the wild which steals infomation from the infected machine. Data stealing trojan posing as a PDF document June 5, 2015 The Dell SonicWall Threats Research team has received reports of a data stealing Trojan posing as a PDF document. Upon execution, the trojan downloads more malware onto the in … Data stealing Trojan leaves no trace behind March 27, 2015 After stealing information this Trojan deletes itself and leaves no files and signs of infection on the victims machine. Holiday Shopping Season Phishing Emails November 7, 2014 This Dell SonicWALL SonicAlert presents a graph showing the seasonal increase in online shopping during the final 3 months of 2013. The graph shows the number of DNS queries f … OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability Follow-up May 13, 2014 OpenSSL Heartbleed Vulnerability is still active, and some of the first evidence of hackers using Heartbleed has begun to surface this week. Microsoft out-of-band Security Advisory for IE May 2, 2014 Microsoft has released an out-of-band security advisory for Internet Explorer on April 26, 2014.