Watch a short overview video how of the AutoFocus threat intelligence service helps security teams identify and prevent targeted attacks. We will explain the key concepts of AutoFocus and benefits the service provides.
Through our analysis, it remains clear that Nigerian cyber actors will continue to expand their attacks in terms of size, scope and capabilities. According to law enforcement organizations, the exposed losses to businesses worldwide from these threat actors are now estimated to be more than US$3 billion. Given the substantial risk these actors pose, we present techniques to enable large-scale attribution efforts to combat this threat. In doing so, we demonstrate a repeatable and sustainable process to identify SilverTerrier infrastructure and put preventive measures in place prior to the first samples of malware reaching our security products.
The AutoFocus threat intelligence service allows security teams to prioritize their response to unique, targeted attacks. Gain the intelligence, analytics, and context needed to protect your organization. View the At-a-Glance for a high-level view into the AutoFocus service and key use-cases.
Operation Lotus Blossom describes a persistent cyber espionage campaign against government and military organizations in Southeast Asia. The report exposes the targets, tools, and attack techniques, and provides full details on the Lotus Blossom campaign, including all indicators of compromise. Unit 42 discovered these attacks using the Palo Alto Networks AutoFocus™ platform, which enables analysts to correlate the results of the hundreds of millions of reports generated by WildFire™.