Applied Threat
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Securing our Customers with Leading-Edge Threat Research

The Gigamon Applied Threat Research (ATR) team’s mission is to dismantle the ability of an adversary to impact our customers. Our team of expert security researchers, engineers and analysts focuses on continuous research of threat actors, emerging attack techniques, and builds leading-edge detection and investigation capabilities leveraging the vast Gigamon Insight network of telemetry and intelligence datasets.

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Applied Threat Research Blog

ADOBE FLASH ZERO-DAY EXPLOITED IN-THE-WILD

ATR identifies an active exploitation of a zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash via a Microsoft Office document. The vulnerability allows for a maliciously crafted Flash object to execute code on a victim’s computer, which enables an attacker to gain command line access to the system.

1H 2018 CRIMEWARE TRENDS: A SAMPLING OF MALICIOUS E-MAIL ATTACHMENTS

The team drills into a sample of email attachment threats used in attacks against Gigamon Insight customers during the first half of 2018, and the detection rates of these samples.

ADOBE FLASH ZERO-DAY LEVERAGED FOR TARGETED ATTACK IN MIDDLE EAST

The Gigamon ATR team (formerly ICEBRG’s Security Research Team) has identified active exploitation of a zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash that appears to target persons and organizations in the Middle East.

MORE EXTENSIONS, MORE MONEY, MORE PROBLEMS

In January, ICEBRG (acquired by Gigamon) disclosed the presence of malicious Google Chrome extensions that were impacting over a half-million endpoints worldwide, enabling a massive click-fraud campaign and exposing significant risk to enterprises.


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Beyond False Positive Rates: How Machine Learning can Help Tackle Issues of Scale Other than by Improving Accuracy

Tuesday, January 8 | 3:00 p.m.
Speaker: Lindsey Lack

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