Blog Tag: Stegosploit

'Hacking with Pictures': Stegosploit and How to Stop It

August 02, 2017
For cyber criminals, image malware is the ideal way to launch a surprise attack. The vast majority of users do not expect a simple image file to be remotely risky. This makes attacks like "Stegosploit" particularly dangerous to both...

Image-Borne Malware: How Viewing an Image Can Infect a Device

December 12, 2016 by Chris Qiao
There's nothing dangerous about viewing pictures in a browser, right? Most users with some level of technical knowledge are familiar with typical malware concealment methods, such as document-borne malware. But there's more than one way...