ADT Partners with Cofense to Provide Phishing Solutions for Enterprises and Mid-Sized Companies

Cofense Triage™ Phishing Incident Response Bolsters ADT Cybersecurity’s Managed Detection and Response (MDR) Offering

LEESBURG, VA and BOCA RATON, FL, May 15, 2018 – ADT Inc. (NYSE: ADT), the leading provider of monitored security and interactive home and business automation solutions in the United States and Canada, and Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced a partnership to offer phishing detection and response to ADT customers. ADT Cybersecurity provides enterprise and mid-market businesses with managed detection and response (MDR) services to combat advanced cyberthreats in real time. This service is now augmented by Cofense Triage, the first phishing-specific automated incident response platform.

Hunting Malware Threats from Just One Word: How to Perform a Fruitful Investigation with Practically Nothing

Posted by: Jason Meurer, Researcher, Cofense

As security researchers, we sometimes have very little information to begin our investigations or research activities. A rumor here or there can sometimes spread from a single word attributed to a current phishing or malware campaign. This was exactly the case for us on February 27th, when we identified a phishing campaign but were provided with very limited information to aid us in starting our research.

Russian “Troldesh” AKA Encoder.858 or Shade is back!

Posted by: Dilen Thakuri, Cofense Phishing Defense Center

On the 19th of April, the Cofense Phishing Defense Center received an email crafted to appear to be from “Sberbank Russia.” In fact, it was a phishing email containing the Troldesh malware, a variant of Russian Ransomware first seen in mid-2015. The PDC hadn’t seen this variant for quite some time.

Their email filters missed these threats. Good thing the users didn’t.

By Jerome Doaty, Zakari Grater, and Brenda Gooshaw Samson

Technology is an important part of any phishing defense, especially perimeter tech designed to filter emails. But these systems, even those billed as “next-gen email security platforms,” don’t catch everything. Some phishes always get through.

Cofense Wins Three Information Security Awards During RSA Conference 2018

Cofense recognized for Leader Anti-Phishing, Hot Company Anti-Phishing Training and Best Product Anti-Phishing Protection

SAN FRANCISCO, CA. – April 17, 2018 Cofense™, the leading provider of human-driven phishing defense solutions worldwide, today announced company and product recognition by Cyber Defense Magazine (CDM), the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine and the premier source of IT Security information.

Phishing attack shut down in 19 minutes with Cofense Triage.

Imagine a cunning phisher: he knows his craft and sends your users an email appearing to come from your CEO that bypasses all your other technology. What would you do?

One of our customers faced that very scenario and relied on Cofense TriageTM and the Cofense Phishing Defense Center (PDC) to analyze and respond to the attack in less than 20 minutes after it launched.