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McAfee Labs Threats Report: April 2021

In this edition, we present new findings in our traditional threat statistical categories – as well as our usual malware, sectors, and vectors – imparted in a new, enhanced digital presentation that’s more easily consumed and interpreted.

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Family Safety

Are You Still on the Fence About a Family VPN?

Chances are, you’ve heard the term VPN more and more lately but still can’t figure out exactly what it does or if your...

McAfee Enterprise ATR

Finding 0-days with Jackalope

Overview On March 21st, 2021, the McAfee Enterprise Advanced Threat Research (ATR) team released several vulnerabilities it discovered in the...

McAfee Enterprise ATR

Detecting Credential Stealing Attacks Through Active In-Network Defense

Executive Summary Today, enterprises tend to use multiple layers of security defenses, ranging from perimeter defense on network entry points...

McAfee Enterprise

McAfee Enterprise Defender Blog | OMIGOD Vulnerability Opening the Door to Mirai Botnet

This month Microsoft released patches for 86 vulnerabilities. While many of these vulnerabilities are important and should be patched as...

McAfee Enterprise

Executive Spotlight: Q&A with Lead Scientist & Sr. Principal Engineer, Christiaan Beek

Welcome back to our executive blog series, where I chat with some of the pivotal players behind McAfee Enterprise and the Advanced...

McAfee Enterprise ATR

BlackMatter Ransomware Analysis; The Dark Side Returns

BlackMatter is a new ransomware threat discovered at the end of July 2021. This malware started with a strong group...

McAfee Enterprise

European Telecom Company Expands Its Footprint to Better Protect Users and Customers

Hyper-growth and a determination to stand above the crowd compelled a popular Eastern European telecom to upgrade its trusty McAfee...

Family Safety

“School Should Be Teaching Online Safety” says 80% of Aussie Parents

Despite the old adage that it takes a village to raise a child, new research from McAfee shows that an...

McAfee Labs

Malicious PowerPoint Documents on the Rise

Authored by Anuradha M McAfee Labs have observed a new phishing campaign that utilizes macro capabilities available in Microsoft PowerPoint....

McAfee Enterprise

McAfee Enterprise Defender Blog | MSHTML CVE-2021-40444

Threat Summary Microsoft is warning its users of a zero-day vulnerability in Windows 10 and versions of Windows Server that...

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