IntSights' Blog

OilRig is an Iranian-linked Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) group, which also goes by the names of Cobalt Gypsy, Twisted Kitten and Crambus. The group was identified in 2015 and is believed to be linked to the Iranian Intelligence agency and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC). At...

Ransowmare has been identified by the security community as a top threat of the cyber ecosystem in 2016. The proliferation of ransomware attacks in 2015 and 2016 resulted in a rapid evolution of new Ransomware types, yielding higher returns and fueling this epidemic.

You can find them on all social media platforms: LinkedIn, Facebook, even Twitter and Instagram. Corporate social media accounts which, for one reason or another, don’t look quite right. Many of these suspicious-looking “Official” social media accounts claiming to represent companies or...