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Tagged: Malware Analysis

Friday, Feb 2, 2018

Malware Analysis Exercise - When Your Users Run Email Attachments

CloudShark developer and packet guru Tom Peterson gives us another example from malware-traffic-analysis.net to learn how to best use CloudShark and our Threat Assessment add-on to get to the root of malicious activity. Let’s join him now for his latest exercise. The exercise: Two Malicious E-mails, Two PCAPs to Analyze In this exercise, we need to find out what happened when some users downloaded some suspicious attachments and executed the attachments contained therein.

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Thursday, Dec 21, 2017

Six Malware Traffic Analysis Exercises in One

CloudShark developer and packet guru Tom Peterson gives us another example from malware-traffic-analysis.net to learn how to best use CloudShark and our Threat Assessment add-on to get to the root of malicious activity. Let’s join him now for his latest exercise. The exercise: 6 different pcaps with different malicious activity The 2017-11-21 malware traffic analysis exercise is a bit different than the past two I’ve dug into. This exercise is simply 6 PCAPs and our task is to just figure out what’s happening in each one.

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Wednesday, Dec 6, 2017

Windows 10 Malware Analysis Exercise in CloudShark

CloudShark developer and packet guru Tom Peterson has been deep in the trenches doing malware analysis exercises from malware-traffic-analysis.net to learn how to best use CloudShark and our Threat Assessment add-on to get to the root of malicious activity. Let’s join him now for his latest exercise. What’s up with this Windows 10 PC? Hi all! Tom here from CloudShark Support. One of the latest exercises from malware-traffic-analysis.net involves seeing some malicious traffic coming from a Windows 10 PC, as set up in the 2017-10-21 malware traffic analysis exercise.

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Thursday, Oct 5, 2017

Malware Analysis Exercise in CloudShark - 2017-09-19

Hi all! Tom here. You may remember me as the face of CloudShark Support, and your host in our last malware analysis packet capture challenge. I’ve been working through more of the traffic analysis exercises posted at malware-traffic-analysis.net, that we featured in our challenge. These exercises have been a great way to learn how to jump to packet captures first when looking at a potential malware attack. I found them really fun to go through and really digging deep into specific examples of malware and how it infects hosts and networks.

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Thursday, Sep 7, 2017

Malware Analysis Webinar Challenge

Thanks to those who participated in our latest Challenge! You can watch the webinar walkthrough here: We’ve been a big fan of malware-traffic-analysis.net. They have a huge archive with cool examples of malicious network attacks and malware attempts, and do a great job taking even newbies through the examples. We wanted to bring one of those examples to our users to see how to solve it in CloudShark.

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