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Defending Against Adversaries

Defending Against Adversaries Using FireEye’s Stolen Red Team Tools

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Written by: Venu Vissamsetty, Founding Engineer at Attivo Networks - FireEye recently published a report about a cyber attack that resulted in attackers stealing their Red Team tools. FireEye has also released countermeasures (IOCs, YARA rules) to detect the use of these stolen tools against ...
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Playbook for Exercising Deception Based on MITRE ATT&CK® Framework

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Written by: Joe Carson, Sr. Director, Professional Services at Attivo Networks, Inc. - From time to time, I am asked to help a customer validate the efficacy of their deception implementation. This can be part of a pilot deployment, or after full operationalization. In many ...
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Purple Teaming with Attivo Networks Deception

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Written by: Joseph Salazar, Technical Marketing Engineer - In a previous blog, I made a reference to a 1992 movie called Sneakers, which I believe is the first movie portrayal of a Red Team in action. The movie starred Robert Redford, Dan Akroyd, Sidney Poitier, ...
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DarkVishnya: Attacking from the Inside – Again

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Written by: Mike Parkin, Attivo Networks Product Marketing Engineer - Once again, cyberattacks that rely on physical access have made headlines. This time, the culprit is an attack dubbed DarkVishnya that came to light targeting banks in Eastern Europe. This sophisticated attack relies on intruders ...
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Setec Astronomy, Cocktail Parties, and Busting Honeypots.

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By: Joseph R. Salazar In 1992, Robert Redford starred with Dan Akroyd, Sidney Poitier, David Strahairn, and River Phoenix in a little-known but well-received movie called Sneakers. In the movie, Redford plays Martin Bishop, who heads a team of security experts who hire themselves out ...
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