Posts by Adam Kujawa
The flame malware has been referred to by some as “The most sophisticated malware to date” and while it is quite an impressive piece of espionage spyware, it poses little threat to the common user. In this blog post I am going to go over a quick summary of the technical capabilities of the Flame […]
Since December of 2011, the spread of malicious advertisements, or “Malvertisements”, has drastically increased. Along with this trend is the increased spread of some pretty nasty malware. One in particular is called Happili, an adware trojan that installs a browser extension to re-direct legitimate search queries to ad sites.
The recent attack on the Serious Organized Crime Agency (SOCA), most likely in response to the 36 data selling sites shut down a few weeks ago, lead to the admission by high ranking SOCA officials that the Ministry of Defense networks need to “beef up their security.” In response to this we would like to […]
Security Level: High / Hardcore Purpose: To hide who you are while performing research through your browser AND protecting your host system from drive-by download attacks AND being able to perform dynamic malware analysis and capture malicious traffic moving between the malware and the C&C. (Whew, that’s a lot of ANDs. =D) Benefits: Hide your […]
Security Level: Medium Purpose: To hide who you are while performing research through your browser AND protecting your host system from drive-by download attacks. Benefits: Hide your IP Protect the host system by running in a virtual environment Execute malware in a safe environment (non-traffic capture) Drawbacks: Not as easy to setup Need to gather […]
Security Level: Light Purpose: To hide who you are while performing research through your browser. Benefits: Hide your IP Easy to set up Can be run off of a USB stick Drawbacks: Drive-by attacks can still lead to the infection of your host system. Can only hide traffic going out of HTTP port(s). Not meant […]
WARNING: The information included in this tutorial could be used for malicious purposes in the wrong hands, please expect to be yelled at by people who think you are a bad guy if you start talking about this or asking questions. Also, please use responsibly. Hello everyone! Today I am going to give a detailed […]