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Auditing NodeJs modules with YARA rules

Auditing NodeJs modules with YARA rules https://github.com/rpgeeganage/audit-node-modules-with-yara Recently I thought of pursuing my secret passion in the field of information security, specifically work related to malware analysis. While I was looking into static analysis methods, I came across YARA rules. What is YARA? Based on the VirusTotal website YARA is, YARA is a tool aimed at (but not limited to) helping malware...

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A week in security (March 29 – April 4)

Last week on Malwarebytes Labs, our podcast featured Malwarebytes senior security researcher JP Taggart, who talked to us about why you need to trust your VPN. You’ve likely heard the benefits of using a VPN: You can watch TV shows restricted to certain countries, you can encrypt your web traffic on public WiFi networks, and, importantly, you can obscure your Internet activity from your Internet Service Provider, which may use...