It was 25 years ago today on March 1st, 1994 when the first packet crossed LARG*net’s network. Here is an excerpt from an email documenting that exact moment:Read More
We look at some results from our Icarus SMTP honeypot. We have many spam sources, but we also had some live hackers who are attempting to breach into Largnet.
We also added a quick update on the antivirus performance statistics.Read More
This project’s goal is to create a SMTP honeypot to collect malware and automatically upload it to virustotal. Simple and to the point. In the future I will expand the honeypot’s features, including the ability to accept attachments and automatically forward them to virustotal to be analyzed.Read More
Japanese government passing legislation allowing their National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) to attempt to breach their citizens’ home and business networks.Read More
Security has increased greatly in the last 10 years, both in understanding and implementation.
Cyber Security has clearly and objectively gotten much better so we feel safe predicting this trend will continue in the future.Read More
A large password dump has surfaced today, January 17th 2019, and it’s one of the largest dumps to date being uploaded to Have I Been Pwned. Twice the size of the Myspace breach, nearly 5 times larger than the Linkedin breach.Read More
Kaspersky has taken the lead after this new data while Zone alarm and Dr Web are not far behind. So far it's been a very solid performance by these antivirus developers.Read More
The winter 2018 edition of LARG*newsRead More
Largnet has been collecting the results of all these new viruses we discovered and which antivirus detected them to get an accurate measurement of antivirus performance. An essential feature of antivirus software is it's ability to detect new viruses as quickly as possible.Read More