Jorge Orchilles

May 27, 2021

Threat Thursday - Conti Ransomware

For this #ThreatThursday we are looking at one of the most common ransomware threat actors, Conti. We are leveraging Cyber Threat Intelligence from a new partner, TrukNo, that provides adversary behavior all the way down to the procedure level, facilitating the creation of adversary emulation plans so that you can test against these behaviors in your production environment more efficiently.

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May 10, 2021

#ThreatThursday - DarkSide Ransomware

In this blog we consume Cyber Threat Intelligence to understand how the DarkSide ransomware behaves, we create and share an adversary emulation plan so you can quickly test, measure, and improve your people, process, and technology for similar attacks, and we discuss how to detect and respond to DarkSide ransomware.

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April 29, 2021

Florida Water Plant Breach

TeamViewer was at the forefront of an attack on a Florida water facility in February 2021. A malicious actor logged into the water treatment facility’s computer system through the remote desktop software and tried to increase the amount of sodium hydroxide to a dangerous level.

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April 19, 2021

Vulnerability Management is Hard! Using CVSS and other scoring to prioritize patching

Vulnerability prioritization focuses on the real, urgent vulnerabilities that need to be patched at a much faster timeline than the "business as usual". This post covers various methods to determine which of those vulnerabilities fall into this category of "patch now":

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April 15, 2021

Using SCYTHE payload as Shellcode

Guest blog post by one of our partners, Jean-Maes from NVISO. During Unicon21, I (Jean-Maes) presented how I leverage the D/Invoke project from TheWover to load a SCYTHE campaign using the SCYTHE DLL that is automatically created for each campaign.

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June 9, 2021

The Real Costs of Ransomware: Direct Costs

Ransomware is a growing problem for organizations of all sizes and it is becoming a national security threat. As threat actors continue to look for new ways to hold companies and data hostage, security teams can feel like they’re always one step behind.

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June 8, 2021

SCYTHE is proud to be recognized on the CyberTech100 for 2021

SCYTHE is honored and inspired to be listed among the many exceptional companies named on the CyberTech100 List for 2021. Our hats go off to each company that rose to the challenge of combating one of the most active years in cyber-attacks during 2021, and we look forward to continuing to rise to the occasion, as we face challenges in the years to come.

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June 7, 2021

SCYTHE & ATT&CK Navigator

How are Blue Teams utilizing SCYTHE? One way the Blue Team can use SCYTHE is by reviewing its reporting. SCYTHE’s reports can be used by the Blue Team in determining how gaps in security controls can be mitigated. In this post, we will be discussing the MITRE ATT&CK Navigator and NIST 800 Navigator Summary reports.

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