This section is dedicated to papers that are based on experiments and practice of germane issues regarding security. Some of these papers have been presented at International security seminars and technical conferences. The range of papers are aimed at system administrators, security specialists or academicians interested in understanding the issues.
Cuba Ransomware: Taking the Cyber world by Storm
Rapidly expanding its attack tactics, The Cuba Ransomware group is seeking out any vulnerabilities and flaws that it can find. Learn more about it and also find out how best you can protect yourself from such threats.
Warning: Linux Royal Ransomware Targets VMware ESXi
Ransomware attacks have seen a steady rise over the past years, and experts predict that this trend will continue to extend to its variations and frequency as well. In this analysis we will delve into the workings of Royal Ransomware.
The Complete story of EMOTET
Emotet started as a banking trojan but this paper will shed light on how it has also become a "threat distributor". We will also discuss server-side and client-side activity and how it spreads.
With an increase in ransomware built in the .NET framework, this ransomware adds file extensions containing the “DecryptMe” string. We will discuss here more about the DecryptMe Ransomware, which does not leave any footprint to identify itself.
Threat intelligence has been evolving as a term for a decade, but how is it preventing data breaches? This paper highlights how Threat Intel can help companies identify the threats impacting their business.
DARKSIDE 184.108.40.206 RANSOMWARE
The Darkside ransomware attack campaigns stood out for their use of stealthy techniques, especially in the early stages. Because of its potential impact, we detail here the mechanisms used by the ransomware so that security teams can better assess thei
Deconstructing RansomExx aka Defray777 Ransomware – Memory run fileless malwareRansomExx is a ransomware family that targeted multiple companies in the past years. It is a Trojan-based ransomware strain that uses email as its delivery method. This paper highlights the detailed analysis, processes, and prevention techniques to be saf
The Evolution of Fake Apps
The rapid surge in FakeApps on Android Platforms has been a problem point, for both, Google as well as its consumers. Find out The various channels through which FakeApps enter users' phones.
EternalBlue - A Prominent Threat Actor of 2017-2018
This Technical paper outlines the usage of the Fuzzbunch exploit framework, details of MS17-010 patch, and insights into the EternalBlue exploit and DoublePulsar payload.
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Behaviors based detection for files infectors
The proliferation of complex and sophisticated malware requires more than the current heuristic detections that are used by traditional anti-virus software. This paper is an insightful take on the need for behavior-based detection for file infecting vi
Introduction to malware and malware analysis
This paper systematically gives an introduction to the varieties of samples that come under the scope of malware, their distinguishing features, prerequisites for malware analysis and an overview of the malware analysis process.000
Web Browser Sandboxing: Security Against Web Attacks
The evolution of web attacks and their vulnerabilities, the need for a ‘Sandbox’ environment and its progress were the topics that were studied and presented in this paper.
Automated Malware (mis)Classification and Challenges
This paper talks about Quick Heal’s study regarding Anti-Malware and Automated Malware Classification. It also discusses the preventive measures against Automated Malware.