Going Back to Basics to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware attacks are now daily news as new malware families emerge with nearly the same frequency and enterprises increasingly become the targets. In fact, ransomware has become so pervasive the US and Canada this month issued a joint cyber alert warning about the recent surge in attacks. Ransomware typically enters a network as a seemingly...

Don’t Get Hijacked! Searching for DLL Load Order Attacks with Tanium

DLL Hijacking, commonly referred to as load order or search order hijacking, is a well-documented malware persistence technique that continues to elude detection and pose a significant challenge for investigators. For anyone unfamiliar with this technique, have no fear! In this post we will discuss a brief background of load order hijacking and introduce a...