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Information Sharing in Financial Services Cybersecurity

Information Sharing in Financial Services Cybersecurity

| June 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we return from FS-ISAC in Miami’s South Beach—where LeBron James hasn’t been spotted lately—we’d like to reflect on some of the conversations we had. DomainTools took this as an opportunity to listen to financial services institutions and learn more about the industry and trends. As FS-ISAC stands for Financial Services Information Sharing Analytics Center, […]

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Profiling malicious domains in The DomainTools Report

Profiling malicious domains in The DomainTools Report

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

At the 2015 RSA Conference in San Francisco, we released the first edition of The DomainTools Report: A Profile of Malicious Domains. In this report, we investigate the attributes of malicious domains connected to malware, spam, phishing, and botnets. Using an aggregation of blacklists and DomainTools’ data, we compared the bad actors’ preferences for TLDs, […]

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RSA 2015 – Bigger, Bolder, Richer

RSA 2015 – Bigger, Bolder, Richer

| May 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we finish our week long recovery after The RSA Conference 2015 in San Francisco, we want to recap the event and reflect on a few key trends. With most of our sales and marketing teams there to represent, 20 total exhibit hall hours, over 400 exhibitors on two show floors, 30,000 total event attendees, and […]

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RSA and a preview of The DomainTools Report

RSA and a preview of The DomainTools Report

| April 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

We’ve been quite busy over the past quarter getting ready for the RSA Conference in San Francisco.  In addition to preparing our booth for the exhibition and making other fun plans around the event, we’ve been hard at work on The DomainTools Report (more info below).  We’re looking forward to seeing you at in San […]

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Looking Back to Look Forward: The Anthem Breach

Looking Back to Look Forward: The Anthem Breach

| April 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

Part 2 of 2 In Part 1 of this discussion of threat actor analysis, we got some insights into why threat actor analysis has a major role to play in every phase of cybersecurity, from prevention to mitigation to response to monitoring. Today, we’ll take a look at how a key DomainTools partner, ThreatConnect, used […]

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DomainTools.com: The Evolution Continues

DomainTools.com: The Evolution Continues

| March 18, 2015 | 2 Comments

Nearly 18 months ago, we started to more directly focus on the threat intelligence arena with our leading domain name and DNS data. Cybersecurity breaches have become a major focus of organizations worldwide in recent years, and our clients have proven the value of our data in investigating attacks and securing their networks and systems. […]

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Attack Attribution: Looking Back to Look Forward

Attack Attribution: Looking Back to Look Forward

| March 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Part 1 of 2 Lest we see only doom and gloom in the cascade of data breach disclosures, it’s worth acknowledging some of the outstanding work being done on the good guys’ side in the cyber wars. We’re going to take a two-part look at this, starting with some discussion of attack attribution and adversary […]

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Bulk Parsed Whois—No API Required!

Bulk Parsed Whois—No API Required!

| February 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

As you already know, DomainTools has worked tirelessly to build the world’s best database of Whois records, with coverage spanning all of the ccTLDs and each new gTLD as it comes online—not to mention the “big six” TLDs: com, net, org, biz, info, and us. We believe we have reason–because our customers tell us so–to […]

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Part 2: Hacker Movies (and Cybersecurity Concerns) Go Mainstream

Part 2: Hacker Movies (and Cybersecurity Concerns) Go Mainstream

| January 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

The early reviews of Blackhat are in, and it doesn’t look favorable. Maybe Hollywood will have better luck depicting cybercrime on television with shows like Scorpion and the upcoming CSI: Cyber. But in any case, we’ll tread on with our 3 part series of movie reviews. In our previous post about Tron and WarGames, we […]

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Retail Priorities On Display at NRF’s Big Show

Retail Priorities On Display at NRF’s Big Show

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

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