Threat research

Stuxnet – A Modest Contribution

In the wake of the Stuxnet attacks, we’ve brainstormed many ideas on how to prevent or mitigate future similar threats. One of the projects to come out of that storm relatively unscathed is the Bitdefender USB Immunizer, a simple tool that...

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New project incoming
Projects

New project incoming

We’re preparing the public beta of yet another Bitdefender Labs project – a web traffic filter which “talks” to the user via the semaphore-like cues it inserts in visited web pages, signaling how safe it is to follow a given...

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Avoiding detection – Lavandos

“How to hide a malicious DLL? How about in plain sight?” One can easily imagine such thoughts going through the mind of whoever is churning out new versions of the Lavandos malware. After execution, the malware uses the Windows Registry...

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