threat intel

Recently I went looking for some reference content on ZIP files and how timestamps behave in a ZIP along with what I could determine about files within a ZIP. Sadly I came up empty, either due to there being very little available online, or just my impatience. So I thought I'd spend some time writing up some research I did for the next person that is looking for reference content. Essentially, I wanted to know how do timestamps behave when it comes to ZIP files, do any timestamps stay the same and what timestamps are lost when you archive a…

In the aftermath of the WannaCry ransomware outbreak, what are the real lessons we should have all learned? Or even better, what should we be telling those not in the Cyber Security industry, so they don't fall victim to media hype or vendor spin. My hope is this information is also useful in clearing up any misinformation that's spread about WannaCry. This whole attack was not the result of a phishing email. No email type protections would have saved you from getting infected with WannaCry. The malware was spread via other users on the internet directly connecting to your network/…