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CHIPS Articles: CYBERCOM announces new initiative to share malware samples with cybersecurity industry

CYBERCOM announces new initiative to share malware samples with cybersecurity industry
By CHIPS Magazine - November 5, 2018
FORT GEORGE G. MEADE, Md. — Today, the Cyber National Mission Force, a unit subordinate to U.S. Cyber Command, posted its first malware sample to the website VirusTotal.

Recognizing the value of continuing collaboration with the public sector, the CNMF initiated this partnership to share unclassified malware samples it has discovered that it believes will have the greatest impact on improving global cybersecurity, USCYBERCOM announced in a release.

For members of the cybersecurity community, CNMF-discovered malware samples will be logged at this website: https://www.virustotal.com/en/user/CYBERCOM_Malware_Alert.

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