Consumer spyware is a growing issue and one that can have serious consequences: its use is increasingly common in domestic violence. But do our threat models consider the attacker with physical access to, and inside knowledge of the victim?
We all know the risks of having a device infected with malware: an anonymous adversary far away can encrypt your files and hold them to ransom; they can steal your personal data… https://www.virusbulletin.com/blog/2017/04/consumer-spyware-serious-threat-different-threat-model/
The call for papers for VB2017, which takes place 4 to 6 October in Madrid, Spain, is currently open. We're always on the look out for new speakers and new content, so to help anyone who's unfamiliar with the VB conference, we've prepared a list of answe…
The call for papers for VB2017, the 27th Virus Bulletin International Conference, which takes place 4 to 6 October in Madrid, Spain, is currently open.
We've had some excellent… https://www.virusbulletin.com/blog/2017/03/vb2017-call-papers-frequently-asked-questions/
Is it your job to defend your company’s network? Are you defending a government’s systems? Do you help secure the devices used by activists operating in less open societies? Do you work with abuse victims targeted by spyware? Share your experiences with t…
Last night, this Tweet caught my attention:
The majority of “security research” presented at conferences is really vulnerability research. Far too few new ideas about… https://www.virusbulletin.com/blog/2017/03/how-are-you-defending-your-network-come-and-tell-us-vb2017/
We have opened the Call for Papers for VB2017. We are particularly interested in receiving submissions from those working outside the security industry itself.
The call for papers for VB2017, which will take place 4-6 October in Madrid, Spain, is now open!
Have you analysed a new malware campaign? Tracked an APT actor? Discovered a… https://www.virusbulletin.com/blog/2017/01/call-papers-vb2017/