Entries by Fireboss7102

Rewriting the Social Contract for Aging

Imagine you had a magic wand, and with a quick flip you cast America with an aging “social contract.” One in which few go to college and most would retire by age 65. Many of whom stay withdrawn and dependent until their passing. Would you be shocked that nobody noticed? Many Americans and hundreds of […]

Generating Your Own Threat Intelligence Feeds in ThreatStream

Getting threat intelligence into your existing security products – SIEMs, endpoints, network tools — can significantly enhance their effectiveness. Here at Anomali we understand the value of product integrations, so much so that my entire job is to manage the 30+ we currently offer. Recently we launched a feature that allows you to create your own threat […]

Taking the cyber No-Fly list to the skies

In our last post, we talked about how companies can use the concept of a No-Fly list to keep malicious actors out of their networks. So how does a cyber No-Fly list work in a real situation? We spoke with one of our customers, Alaska Airlines, about how they make the most of threat intelligence […]

WTB: Olympic Destroyer Takes Aim At Winter Olympics

The intelligence in this week’s iteration discuss the following threats: Compromised server, Cryptocurrency miner, Data theft, Malspam, Phishing, Targeted attacks, Underground markets, and Vulnerabilities. The IOCs related to these stories are attached to the WTB and can be used to check your logs for potential malicious activity. Trending Threats Olympic Destroyer Takes Aim At Winter […]

Getting into Tech…for the Non-Technical

My name is Teddy Powers. I have worked for Anomali (formerly ThreatStream) for almost the last three years and it’s been one of the best experiences of my life. But if you looked at my résumé or LinkedIn, much like anyone else, you’d do a double take. How in the world did he score a […]

Retailer Resolutions for 2018

The numbers are in and the results are clear. Retailers enjoyed a very good holiday season. Not only was U.S. retail spending up 4.9 percent over the previous year, but a new tax law promises to leave both businesses and many consumers with more money to spend in 2018. The critical question for retailers now […]

North Korean Cybersecurity Profile

North Korea, or more formally, the Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea (DPRK), is no stranger to international headlines. Most notably, it has captured attention in recent years for its nuclear testing and ballistic missile launches. Events in the cyber landscape have brought negative attention to North Korea as well. The United States officially blamed […]