On the Hunt - Threat Hunting with Base64 Decoder

Every now and again you hit a day where you just feel like scrolling. One of those lazy, rainy days just before the holidays. Today is one of those days and that's where my less efficient threat…


2016: A Big Data Year in Review

With another year almost in the books, and with 2017 looming just over the horizon, now is a good time to take stock of what happened in the big data analytics space over the previous twelve months,…


The Dangerous Rise of Ransomware

Ransomware is a relatively new type of cybersecurity threat.  It amounts to an attacker taking and encrypting your valuable data, and then charging you to de-crypt it.  The idea came about 10 years…