Research & Reports

IP Reputation Report-09132020

September 17, 2020 | Mina Hao

1. Top 10 countries in attack counts: The above diagram shows the top 10 regions with the most malicious IP addresses from the NSFOCUS IP Reputation databases at September 13, 2020. 2. Top 10 countries in attack percentage: The Belarus is in first place. The Cape Verde is in the second place. The country China […]

Botnet Trend Report 2019-10

September 14, 2020 | Mina Hao

Adware For many years, large grey software supply chains on the Internet have been showing their own prowess for self-promotion. A specific piece of software is often bundled with unnecessary software, even malware, during the download and installation.

IP Reputation Report-09062020

September 10, 2020 | Mina Hao

1. Top 10 countries in attack counts: The above diagram shows the top 10 regions with the most malicious IP addresses from the NSFOCUS IP Reputation databases at September 6, 2020.

2019 Cybersecurity Insights -20

September 9, 2020 | Mina Hao

According to the analysis of geographic distribution of IPv6 attack sources, China had the largest proportion of attack sources (86.76%), followed by the USA (3.97%) and Romania (0.77%).

Botnet Trend Report 2019-9

September 7, 2020 | Mina Hao

Overview In 2019, banking Trojans frequently launched attacks via the multilevel free technology, posing a severe threat to enterprises and public sectors. Spam was still the main propagation method. Attackers collected a great number of email addresses against which they launched phishing attacks. In 2019,NSFOCUS Security Labs captured and tracked such banking Trojans as Emotet, […]

IP Reputation Report-08302020

September 3, 2020 | Mina Hao

1. Top 10 countries in attack counts: The above diagram shows the top 10 regions with the most malicious IP addresses from the NSFOCUS IP Reputation databases at August 30, 2020.

2019 Cybersecurity Insights -19

September 2, 2020 | Mina Hao

Since the Promoting Scale Deployment of Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6) (“Plan”) 1 was published in November 2017, IPv6 deployments in China are on the rise. By June 2019, the number of active IPv6 users had reached 130 million, and 1.207 billion telecom users had been assigned an IPv6 address. At the same time, IPv6 […]

2020 Mid-Year DDoS Attack Landscape Report-4

September 1, 2020 | Mina Hao

At 17:00 of May 20, NSFOCUS SOC detected an abnormal traffic alert in the global monitoring center, the IP addresses of a customer from Hong Kong were under attack and the maximum attack peak reached 634.6 Gbps. This had been the largest of all attacks targeting NSFOCUS’s customers by thetime this report was written. According […]

Botnet Trend Report 2019-8

August 31, 2020 | Mina Hao

The first nine months of 2019 saw sharp rise in the market prices of cryptocurrencies dominated by Bitcoin. Despite a fall in the fourth quarter, the prices remained high. Meanwhile, cryptojacking malware became active with the rise of cryptocurrency prices.

2020 Mid-Year DDoS Attack Landscape Report-3

August 29, 2020 | Mina Hao

From January to May 2020, except in April when the number of DDoS attacks was on a par with that a year earlier, the other months experienced a year-on-year decrease in the number. However, attack traffic in each month in the first half of 2020 increased year on year.