Tag: Threat Bounty Program

SOC Prime Threat Bounty
SOC Prime Threat Bounty — October 2021 Results

SOC Prime Threat Bounty Program provides enthusiastic cyber security defenders with the opportunity to share detections with the global community, and get publicly recognized and rewarded for their contributions. Threat Bounty participants are motivated to share detections that can address security needs of 20K+ users. Thus, content authors gain each time their detection is consumed […]

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CISA’s Binding Operational Directive 22-01
Detecting Vulnerabilities Prioritized in CISA’s Binding Operational Directive 22-01

To enable organizations to address the risks posed by critical vulnerabilities outlined in Binding Operational Directive (BOD) 22-01, SOC Prime provides an extensive list of curated detections to identify possible exploit attempts in your infrastructure and isolate potentially affected assets while patching procedures are in progress. The increasing sophistication of malicious activities threatening the private […]

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BlackMatter ransomware
BlackMatter Ransomware Detection

BlackMatter ransomware is on the rise, hitting high-profile targets across the US, Europe, and Asia. Being an off-spring of the infamous DarkSide hacking collective, BlackMatter adopted the most prolific tactics from its predecessor to crash into the big ransomware game during July 2021. The joint advisory by CISA, FBI, and NSA attributes multiple attacks against […]

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MysterySnail Attack Detection

Security experts from Kaspersky uncovered a sophisticated cyber-espionage campaign that leverages a zero-day bug in Windows (CVE-2021-40449) to attack IT firms, military contractors, and diplomatic institutions. The campaign was attributed to a China-backed APT group tracked as IronHusky. The hacker collective exploited a recently-discovered CVE-2021-40449 to infect systems with a previously unknown remote access Trojan […]

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Atom Silo Ransomware
Detecting Atom Silo Ransomware Infections

Ransomware actors attempt to stay at the forefront of the malicious trends in their strive for bigger profits. Recently, security researchers spotted a new threat actor leveraging a critical vulnerability in Atlassian Confluence (CVE-2021-26084) to proceed with ransomware infections. Dubbed Atom Silo, the gang relies on CVE-2021-26084 alongside several novel evasion techniques to fly under […]

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Threat Bounty
SOC Prime Threat Bounty — September 2021 Results

In April 2019, SOC Prime announced a crowdsourcing initiative to unite the cyber security community to withstand emerging threats. Since the launch of the Threat Bounty Program, SOC Prime welcomed 300+ participants who published 2300+ Sigma rules, 100+ YARA rules, 25+ Snort Rules to Threat Detection Marketplace repository of the SOC Prime Platform.  More than […]

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FoggyWeb Detection
FoggyWeb Backdoor Detection

Microsoft has recently uncovered yet another piece of malware leveraged by the infamous NOBELIUM APT group since spring 2021. The new threat, dubbed FoggyWeb, acts as a post-exploitation backdoor able to exfiltrate information from Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) servers. Malware has been used in targeted attacks against multiple organizations globally while staying unnoticed […]

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ZLoader detection
Detecting Zloader Campaigns

Notorious Zloader banking Trojan is back with a brand new attack routine and evasive capabilities. Latest Zloader campaigns leverage a new infection vector switching from spam and phishing to malicious Google ads. Furthermore, a sophisticated mechanism to disable Microsoft Defender modules helps Zloader to fly under the radar.  According to the researchers, the latest shift […]

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interview Onur Atali
Interview with Threat Bounty Developer: Onur Atali

Meet the latest newscast about the SOC Prime Developers community! Today we want to introduce Onur Atali, a keen developer contributing to our Threat Bounty Program since June 2021. Onur is an active content creator, concentrating his efforts on Sigma rules. You can refer to Onur’s detections of the highest quality and value in Threat […]

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DevilsTongue Detection
DevilsTongue Spyware Detection

Israeli spyware firm Candiru supplied zero-day exploits to the nation-baked actors globally, Microsoft and Citizen Lab revealed. According to the analysis, Candiru leveraged previously unknown zero-day bugs in Windows and Chrome to power its high-end spyware dubbed DevilsTongue. Although DevilsTongue was marketed as a “mercenary software” facilitating surveillance operations for government agencies, it was identified […]

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