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The world’s largest spam botnet has acquired capabilities that could allow it to be used in massive distributed denial-of-service attacks. Security researchers at BitSight’s Anubis Labs recently...

According to the researchers BitSight’s Anubis Labs who are monitoring the Necurs botnet, the malware was modified in September to include a module that implements DDoS capabilities and new proxy...

Jacob Olcott, VP of Business Development at BitSight, explains why it's crucial for government cybersecurity policymakers to consider the full range of what constitutes critical infrastructure.

According to BitSight’s Anubis Labs, Necurs is the malware that makes up the botnet that goes by the same name and is currently active on one million Windows PCs. The malware was modified in...

According to a new study from BitSight's Anubis Labs, Necurs is not just a spambot, it's a modular piece of malware composed of the main bot module, a userland rootkit, and it can dynamically load...

Researchers at BitSight's Anubis Networks found that Necurs, one of the world’s largest botnets, has added a feature for launching denial of service attacks. 

According to BitSight's Anubis Networks, the bot showed up about six months ago communicating with a set of IPs on a different port that the usual port 80. It also uses what appears to be a...

New research from BitSight's Anubis Labs has uncovered a new component in the Necurs botnet being loaded in infected systems that allows it to use bots to enable proxy communications and perform...

According to BitSight's Anubis Networks, the Necurs bot showed up about six months ago communicating with a set of IPs on a different port that the usual port 80. It also uses what appears to be a...

BitSight's CTO and co-founder Stephen Boyer shares four approaches that companies can embark on immediately to more effectively mitigate cyber security risks and respond to the threats that they...

BitSight reported last year that in a comparison of six segments, education "exhibited the highest rates of ransomware." More than 11 percent of the ed industry had the Nymaim Trojan on its...
Top cybersecurity venture capital executives share the top trends to watch for at RSA Conference 2017, including third-party risk assessment vendors like BitSight.
BitSight Technologies Inc., a Cambridge-based cybersecurity ratings company, just announced a number of high-level hires that support the idea it is eyeing the public markets or an acquisition.
Following the massive DDoS attack  in October, more than 14,000 internet domains dropped Dyn as their DNS services provider, according to data from Bitsight Technologies.
A distributed denial of service attack on Dynamic Network Services, otherwise known as Dyn, in October 2016, led to the company losing a considerable amount of business, according to data from...
Data from BitSight found that more than 14,000 Internet domains stopped using managed DNS services from Dyn, the New Hampshire based company, following an October botnet attack on the company.
Tools like BitSight, which commodify security practices, might help you to win over the board, said Max Dalziel, director at IHS Markit:  "When you can benchmark yourself against your peers and...