Thursday, 12 January 2012

About Us

We are a security research team of skilled malware analysts with 10+ years' experience in the antivirus industry located in Ukraine.

We deliver:
  • Threat intelligence data (Yara rules, Network IoCs, IDS/IPS rules, C&C links, others)
  • Malware analysis reports
  • Machine learning algorithms to detect 0-day threats
We provide the security services and solutions:
  • Free Online NioGuard Analysis System
  • Malware analysis 24/7 including APT and ransomware
  • Testing antiviruses and other security solutions with the self-developed tests
We teach:
  • Advanced Malware Analysis course (the university course 7.5 ETCS within the EU master program in cybersecurity)
  • Reverse engineering (x86, ARM)
  • Threat hunting
  • Threat modeling
  • Cloud security
  • Incident response
  • Machine learning in cybersecurity
We have provided the services to:
  • Kaspersky Lab
  • Lavasoft
  • Samsung
  • Mirantis
  • Acronis
We collaborate with:
We were acknowledged by:
  • Microsoft for the analysis of:
    • MS10-061 Print Spooler Service (Stuxnet 0-day) Vulnerability  (CVE-2010-2729)
    • MS10-073 Win32k Keyboard Layout Vulnerability (CVE-2010-2743)
    • MS10-092 Task Scheduler Vulnerability (CVE-2010-3338)
Publications:
  1. A security model of individual cyberspace / А. Adamov, V. Hahanov // Proc. of IEEE EWDTS, September 19–20, 2011. – Sevastopol, 2011. – P. 169–172.
  2. Analysis and Detection of Polymorphic Spyware / Adamov A, Saprykin A // Hakin9 Magazine, Vol.8 № 01, Issue 01/2013 (61), ISSN: 1733-7186 –  P. 6-11.
  3. Discovering New Indicators for Botnet Traffic Detection / A. Adamov, V. Hahanov, A. Carlsson // Proc. of IEEE EWDTS, September 26–29, 2014, Kiev, Ukraine. – Kiev, 2014. – P. 281–285.
  4. Method of attribute-based URL recognition using frequency patterns / A.S. Adamov, V.I. Hahanov // Bulletin of the State Engineering University of Armenia, Yerevan, 2014, Issue 17, No. 2, C. 59-66 (UDC 681.326: 519.713).
  5. Structures for information retrieval in big data / Hahanov V, Chumachenko S, Litvinova E, Adamov A et al // Proc. of 13th International Conference Experience of Designing and Application of CADSM (CADSM'2015), Lviv, Ukraine, 2015 – P. 70-75.
  6. A Sandboxing Method to Protect Cloud Cyberspace / Adamov A, Carlsson A // Proceedings of IEEE EWDTS, September 27-30, 2015, Batumi, Georgia – P. 180–183.
  7. Android Ransomware: Turning CryptoLocker into CryptoUnlocker / Adamov A // Proc. of the 25th Virus Bulletin International Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, 30 Sep-2 Oct 2015 – P. 220-223.
  8. Detecting targeted attacks in the cloud / Adamov A // OpenStack Summit, Vancouver, Canada, 18-22 May 2015.
  9. Using Open Source Security Architecture to Defend against Targeted Attacks / Alexander Adamov, Dan Lambright // OpenStack Summit, Austin, TX, US, April 25-29, 2016.
  10. Cloud incident response model / Alexander Adamov, Anders Carlsson // IEEE EWDTS, October 14–17, 2016, Yerevan, Armenia. – P. 250–253
  11. The State of Ransomware. Trends and Mitigation Techniques / Alexander Adamov, Anders Carlsson // Proc. of IEEE East-West Design & Test Symposium (EWDTS’2017), Sep 29 – Oct 2, 2017, Belgrad, Serbia. – P. 121–128.
  12. Adamov A, Carlsson A, Battlefield Ukraine: finding patterns behind summer cyber attacks, // Proc. of the 27th Virus Bulletin International Conference, Madrid, Spain, 4-6 Oct 2017 – Appendix Last-minute presentations P. 4-5.
etc.

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Contact us: ada@nioguard.com