October 23, 2019Rise of Threat Actor Groups on the Dark WebThe dark web is constantly changing, and in the same way that marketplaces come and go, new groups form and disband. In recent months, GroupSense researchers have observed several groups forming. In this post, we will compare the differences between a threat actor motivated by ideology and a fraudster looking to profit financially from a […]
September 30, 2019How Cyber War Games Can Impact the Cyber Security IndustryCollaboration and communication within the cybersecurity industry are key to thwarting cyber attacks from threat actors. As we have repeatedly seen, threat actors constantly communicate with each other, especially through the dark web, attempting to sell their services and products. The third annual Cyber War Games, expertly crafted by our partner, TLR Communications, took place […]
March 19, 2019Facebom: A targeted bruteforce tool poses a serious threat to individuals and enterprisesRecently, “teamkelvinsecteam’, one of the most active hacking groups released Facebom on a deep web forum; Facebom is an individualized brute force software targeting Facebook. Due to the targeted nature of this tool, the GroupSense research team believes Facebom poses a threat to individuals and enterprises alike. So what if everyone’s Facebook account gets hacked? […]
November 5, 2018Leaked Voter Databases Could be Weaponized for Election Meddling
July 24, 2017How to Use Maltego to Conduct Threat ResearchMaltego is an interactive, visual data mining and link analysis tool used to conduct online investigations through a library of plugins called “transforms.” In this guide, we'll show you how to use Maltego to do threat research within your own organization.