Access Management , Active Defense & Deception , Cybercrime

Analysis: Emotet and Netwalker Takedowns

Also: Passwordless Technology Update; Using Deception to Improve Defenses
Analysis: Emotet and Netwalker Takedowns

The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report features an analysis of this week’s police takedowns of the Emotet and Netwalker cybercrime operations.

In this report, you'll hear (click on player beneath image to listen):

  • ISMG’s Mathew Schwartz analyze the Emotet and Netwalker disruptions;
  • Jim Clark, co-founder of Beyond Identity, offer an update on passwordless authentication;
  • Frank Downs of BlueVoyant discuss strengthening cyber defenses with the use of deception technology

The ISMG Security Report appears on this and other ISMG websites on Fridays. Don't miss the Jan. 15 and Jan. 22 editions, which respectively discuss the SolarWinds hacking investigation and the cybersecurity challenges the Biden administration must address.

Theme music for the ISMG Security Report is by Ithaca Audio under a Creative Commons license.

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