Sony Breach, Mandiant Comments & Assumptions

Today Mandiant had reached out to the media sharing some thoughts on the recent compromise. ...This attack is unprecedented in nature. The malware was undetectable by industry standard antivirus software…


Malware Crafted Specifically For Sony

We have reviewed portions of the malware through dynamic analysis. It appears the malware was likely hand crafted for persistence in the Sony breach, due to the static hostnames the…


Sony And The Cost of Acceptable Risk

In light of the recent Sony compromise, it is important to pose the classic information security question: "What really is acceptable risk"? Did the security posture of a global enterprise…


Possible Related Malware to Sony Breach

There have been various pieces of information floating around in regards to the recent Sony breach. We have been groking netflow data, emails from the attackers, and correlating information shared…


Sony Pictures Hack Not The Company's First Time With Security Problems

Within our database (AliasDB) of over 70,000 confirmed-threat actors who are documented with attribution and correlations of known associates we have identified over 900 domains that resemble Sony naming…