Blog Tag: Data-Sanitization

Data Sanitization v5.3 Release

December 27, 2018 by Taeil Goh
Highlights Sanitization of recursively embedded documents in Microsoft Office 2007 documentsSanitization of Calendar data files: iCalendar (.ics) & vCalender v1.0 (.vcs)Enhanced EMF/WMF sanitization Improved image sanitization...

Protecting Critical Networks: Power Grid

December 07, 2018 by Yiyi Miao
A recent article talks about the continued targeting of the U.S. power grid by Russia-linked hacking groups, specifically by “TEMP.Isotope.” While the U.S. critical infrastructure continues to improve its cyber defenses, some of the...

Protecting Critical Networks: Maritime Industry

December 07, 2018 by Yiyi Miao
A recent article describes the alarming cyber security issues faced by today’s maritime industry. It is entirely feasible for a hacker to break into a ship’s computer system and alter the ship’s course, for example. The primary...

Inquest: The Malware Magnifying Glass

November 28, 2018
OPSWAT and InQuest partnered to provide a joint solution that identifies malware using multiscanning technology and sanitizes the infected files. The combination of OPSWAT’s advanced threat prevention and InQuest’s high-speed...

Proof of Concept (PoC) Attack Leverages Microsoft Office and YouTube to Deliver Malware

November 26, 2018 by Vinh Lam
Researchers at Cymulate have discovered a way to deliver and execute malware through the Online Video feature in Microsoft Office Word (https://blog.cymulate.com/abusing-microsoft-office-online-video). Here we outline a brief summary of...