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Bsides Montreal 2021

Bsides 2021 – Flare booth and conference

Meet Flare September 25th, 2021 during the first edition of Bsides Montreal and don’t miss the conference of Olivier Michaud, AI expert at Flare, about ”Automatic Extraction of content from criminal underground forums.”​ … Read More

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GoSec 2021 – Flare booth and conference

Meet Flare at its virtual booth September 22 and 23 during GoSec event. Don’t miss Yohan Trepanier Montpetit, our CPO speaking about Continuous Reconnaissance Approaches to Reduce External Risk. … Read More

Fireside Chat

Fireside Chat Video: The Role of the Dark Web in The Threat Landscape

Fireside Chat Replay: The Role of the Dark Web in The Canadian Threat Landscape With new threats raised by COVID-19, hybrid work, and the increased ransomware attacks we are seeing across the world, the threat landscape for companies today is … Read More

Where Do Malicious Actors Learn Their Skills

Where Do Malicious Actors Learn Their Skills?

Where Do Malicious Actors Learn Their Skills? Where Do Malicious Actors Learn Criminal Skills? On their own  By reading tutorials and guides From people they know in real life Through social learning On Public Online Forums Usually thousands, if not … Read More

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Research Report: The Spam Email Business – A Comparison between Canada, USA, and France

The Spam Email Business: A Comparison between Canada, USA, and France RESEARCH REPORT Download the Report Executive Summary Despite the numerous sophisticated attack methods, spam still ranks as a high threat vector for organizations. According to the latest numbers, as … Read More

Research Report: Botnets and Black Market Proxies in Canada

Botnets and Black Market Proxies in Canada How easy it is to impersonate a Canadian identity online & how profitable can the business be? RESEARCH REPORT Download the Report Malicious actors often rent out malware-infected computers (bots) to abuse the … Read More

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DarkMarket Shut Down by Law Enforcement: New Lessons Learned

DarkMarket Shut Down by Law Enforcement: New Lessons Learned Over the weekend, German law enforcement shut down DarkMarket, a dark web marketplace, and arrested its administrator, an Australian living in Europe.  According to the official press release, DarkMarket had: almost … Read More

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How Ransomware Groups Enhance Their Tactics with Double Extortion and Third-Party Targeting

How Ransomware Groups Enhance Their Tactics with Double Extortion and Third-Party Targeting Download the PDF version of the report Protect your digital assets and infrastructure not only by following basic security guidelines, but also by understanding the threat landscape. Download … Read More

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Bank Prevented a Potentially Costly Breach

Major Canadian Bank Prevents a Potentially Costly Breach Customer Success Story A large Canadian financial institution, who is Flare Systems’ customer and would prefer to remain anonymous, explains how it prevented a potentially costly breach with Firework. Download the Full … Read More

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Bank Success Story – Monitoring the criminal underground

Major Canadian Bank Chooses Flare Systems to Monitor the Criminal Underground Customer Success Story A large Canadian financial institution, who is Flare Systems’ customer and would prefer to remain anonymous, explains why they chose Firework to monitor the criminal underground … Read More