Media Coverage

Trustwave Media Coverage chronicles news articles and TV spots featuring commentary and insights from our experienced experts and enlightening studies.

New Zip File Phishing Trend

A new report from Trustwave password-protected Zip files were the third most common format used by cybercriminals to conceal malware in the first half of this year.

MSSP Trustwave Launches Enterprise Pen Testing Services

Trustwave has released an Enterprise Pen Testing (EPT) service to help organizations identify known and unknown threats. EPT customers can receive pentesting performed by onshore, nearshore and offshore pentesters. They also can work with a local technical account manager who ensures that customers can get the most value from their pentesting investments.

Cybersecurity Penetration Testing

In an interview with TechStrong’s Mike Vizard, SpiderLabs Senior Security Research Manager Karl Sigler explains how penetration testing is being used for both good and bad.

Cybersecurity Professional Shortage Less About Numbers and More About

Trustwave shares how organizations are falling short when it comes to skilled cybersecurity professionals; however, the reason may be less about the number of professionals in the industry and more about the number of professionals with the right level of skills and training.

The Number of CVEs Published This Year is on Track to Exceed 2021

Threat actors continuously scan the internet to gain the advantage of organizations with slow or outdated patching process. A new Trustwave report shares why having a proactive approach to identifying and patching vulnerabilities is incredibly important to having a good security posture.

Poor Healthcare Cybersecurity is a Thread to Public Health

Trustwave customer Children’s National Hospital shares how it’s improving its security posture in the growing threat environment with Trustwave. Breaches, hacks, and ransomware attacks are not only incredibly costly — they are ultimately a public health threat because they can compromise hospitals and healthcare workers’ abilities to provide care.

Thinking Holistically: Rethinking OT Security Strategy

Trustwave’s Cyber Advisory Practice Lead Darren Van Booven shares why OT security needs to be a primary concern and organizations must urgently re-evaluate their security strategy.

A Ransomware Explosion Fosters Thriving Dark Web Ecosystem

Trustwave's SpiderLabs, which keeps tabs on prices for various products and services on the Dark Web, describes VPN credentials as the most expensive records in underground forums. According to Trustwave, prices for VPN access can go as high as $5,000 — and even higher — depending on the kind of organization and access it provides.

How Cybercriminals Sell Credit Card and VPN Data on the Dark Web

Stolen credit card data, VPN access credentials and other confidential info can be bought for as little as $8 on dark corners of the web. That’s according to researchers at SpiderLabs, the hacking and investigation team of cybersecurity company Trustwave, who conducted an extensive study into what cybercriminals charge for stolen data on the dark web.

IPFS Sites Increasingly Used for Phishing Attack

Over 3,000 emails had phishing URLs using IPFS during the last 90 days, indicating the growing popularity of IPFS for phishing sites, a study from Trustwave revealed.

1,000s of Phishing Attacks Blast Off from InterPlanetary File System

The distributed, peer-to-peer (P2P) InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) has become a hotbed of phishing-site storage: Thousands of emails containing phishing URLs utilizing IPFS are showing up in corporate inboxes. According to a report from Trustwave SpiderLabs, the company found more than 3,000 of these emails within its customer telemetry in the last three months.

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