BlackWorm Trojan Identifies New Syrian Malware Team

Security firm FireEye demonstrated a “connect the dots” approach to attribution after identifying several members of the Syrian Malware Team. This pro-Assad hacking group has ties to both the Syrian government and the Syrian Electronic Army (SEA), another team that has made headlines for its attacks against the Syrian opposition. Photo: The Syrian Malware Read More

FireEye Acquires Hacking Analysis Firm

Security company FireEye, who recently went public has announced its latest acquisition, nPulse Technologies for $60 million in cash and $10 million in stock. nPulse says its services analyze networks to discover when, where and how a hack on a network occurred. According to founder Randy Caldejon, “if there is a hack, we can figure Read More