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Week 11 In Review – 2017

Events Related BSides Indy 2017 Videos - These are the videos from the BSides Indy conference.  Tools Worried about Strutshock (CVE-2017-5638)? - Quick check to see if your website is vulnerable Techniques PlaidCTF 2012 – Traitor (200 pts) - The challenge is supposed to be very straightforward, because we only have a recorded audio [...]

Week 22 In Review – 2015

Events Related HITB Amsterdam Wrap-Up Day #1 – The HITB crew is back in the beautiful city of Amsterdam for a new edition of their security conference. Here is Xavier's wrap-up for the first day! HITB Amsterdam Wrap-Up Day #2 This is Xavier's quick wrap-up for the second day of Hack in the Box! Resources [...]

Week 10 In Review – 2015

Resources A Visual Introduction to DSP for SDR – This is an animated slide deck providing a tour of digital signal processing topics relevant to implementation of software-defined radios, focusing on building visual/geometric intuition for signals. Anatomy of A Hack – Partap Davis online life had been compromised. Read the full story here. A step-by-step [...]

Week 9 In Review – 2015

Resources BSides Tampa 2015 Videos – These are the videos from the BSides Tampa conference. You can watch and download the videos from here. Gemalto presents the findings of its investigations into the alleged hacking of SIM card encryption keys by Britain's Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) and the U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) – The [...]

Week 7 In Review – 2015

Resources Today I Am Releasing Ten Million Passwords – A carefully-selected set of data provides great insight into user behavior and is valuable for furthering password security. So Mark Burnett built a data set of ten million usernames and passwords that he is releasing to the public domain. BSides Huntsville 2015 Videos – These are [...]

Week 6 In Review – 2014

Resources Why PLCpwn Is Important for ICS Cyber Weapons – The interesting question is what happens when organizations and governments stumble across one of these deployed attack systems and covert channels? S4x14 Video: Stephen Hilt on PLCpwn Cheat Sheets – Here are Cheet sheets by packetlife. You can download all from here. OWASP Cheat Sheet [...]

Week 2 In Review – 2014

Events Related Why we have to boycott RSA – The reason isn't that Robert Graham is upset at RSA, or think that they are evil. He thinks RSA was mostly tricked by the NSA instead of consciously making the choice to backdoor their products. Resources Stupid IDN Tricks: Unicode Combining Characters – Safari will display [...]

Week 52 In Review – 2013

Resources Adobe CQ Pentesting Guide – Part 1 – This post deals with the step-by-step security testing guidelines for Adobe CQ installation. Adobe CQ is Adobe’s new Web Experience Management software portfolio which provides easy-to-use web apps for creating, managing and delivering online experiences to its users. SkyDogCon 2013 Videos – Here are the videos [...]

Week 39 In Review – 2013

Events Related BruCON 0×05 Wrap Up Here is Xavier's quick wrap-up of  BruCON 0×05. Actually it’s not a wrap-up about the talks. He gives some statistics about the visitors. Resources One Weird Trick for Finding More Crashes – CERT Vulnerability Analysis Team announced the release of updates to both of their fuzzing tools, the CERT [...]

Information Security Events for September

. Here are the information security events in North America this month: AppSec USA 2010: September 7 -10 in Irvine The International Symposium on Visualization for Computer Security (VizSec):  September 14 in Ottawa ISSA International Conference: September 15 - 17 in Atlanta The 13th International Symposium on Recent Advances in Intrusion Detection (RAID): September 15 [...]