This volume covers the period of time from October 1 and December 31, 2016. In this period a number of hacktivism-based attacks were once again carried out by Anonymous and other groups. In our focused research for this period, we present information from the surveys we have conducted during this period regarding Ursnif (Gozi) anti-analysis techniques and methods for bypassing them.
Over the past few years, software called library OSes (operating systems) has been attracting a lot of attention. In this report, we examine the significance of this type of software, and discuss the software under development at the IIJ Research Laboratory.