Archive for the ‘Malware analysis’ Category

NSA to release its GHIDRA reverse engineering tool for free

January 7th, 2019
The United States' National Security Agency (NSA) is planning to release its internally developed reverse engineering tool for free at the upcoming RSA security conference 2019 that will be held in March in San Francisco. The existence of the framework, dubbed GHIDRA, was first publicly revealed by WikiLeaks in CIA Vault 7 leaks, but the tool once again came to light after Senior NSA Adviser

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SNDBOX: AI-Powered Online Automated Malware Analysis Platform

December 5th, 2018
Looking for an automated malware analysis software? Something like a 1-click solution that doesn't require any installation or configuration…a platform that can scale up your research time… technology that can provide data-driven explanations… well, your search is over! Israeli cybersecurity and malware researchers today at Black Hat conference launch a revolutionary machine learning and

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Garbage in, garbage out: a cautionary tale about machine learning

July 26th, 2017

Security based on machine learning is only as great as the data it feeds on, as Sophos data scientist Hillary Sanders explains at Black Hat 2017

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Garbage in, garbage out: a cautionary tale about machine learning

July 26th, 2017

Security based on machine learning is only as great as the data it feeds on, as Sophos data scientist Hillary Sanders explains at Black Hat 2017

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VirusTotal now Scans Mac OS X Apps for Malware

November 19th, 2015

Do Mac Computers Get Viruses?

Yes, Of Course, they do! 

According to stats, malware for MAC OS X has appeared five times more in 2015 alone than the previous five years combined.

As malware for Macs is becoming more common, Google has decided to add support for Mac  OS X malware detection to its VirusTotal web-based service.

VirusTotal — launched in 2004 and acquired by Google in

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