Week 17 In Review – 2016

Resources Understanding and Hardening Linux Containers - www.nccgroup.trust In general, this operating system virtualization via Linux Containers is an attractive feature for efficiency, speed and modern application deployment, however many would-be adopters continue to question the security of these technologies or platforms. Techniques How I Hacked Facebook, and Found Someone's Backdoor Script - devco.re With [...]

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Week 5 In Review – 2016

Resources Hot or Not? The Benefits and Risks of IoS Remote Hot Patching - www.fireeye.com In this series of articles, FireEye mobile security researchers examine the security risks of iOS apps that employ these alternate solutions for hot patching, and seek to prevent unintended security compromises in the iOS app ecosystem. Moving to a Plugin-Free [...]

Week 4 In Review – 2014

Events Related Counter-confab TrustyCon to host speakers boycotting RSA Conference – news.cnet.com A new conference focusing on issues of "trust" at the intersection of privacy and security will take place during RSA's annual show. Resources ShmooCon Firetalks 2014 – www.irongeek.com These are the videos for the ShmooCon Firetalks 2014. Free Tools: The Best Free Tools of 2013? – [...]

Week 42 In Review – 2013

Events Related SANS FOR610: Reverse Engineering Malware – Course Review – blog.c22.cc What follows is a review of the SANS FOR610: reverse engineering malware class taken at the SANS Prague 2013 event. What follows are rough notes, feelings and impressions from the class as it was taking place. Take it as you will, and we hope [...]

Week 36 In Review – 2013

Tools SpiderFoot 2.0.4 released, new module, improvements and bug fixes – spiderfoot.net Kautilya 0.4.4 - dump lsa secrets, introduce vulns, improved backdoors and more –labofapenetrationtester.com Here comes Kautilya 0.4.4. This version adds three new payloads and improves couple of others. Owasp Broken Web Applications Project VM v1.1 Released – sourceforge.net Looking for the latest version? Download OWASP_Broken_Web_Apps_VM_1.1.7z. Techniques [...]

Week 25 in Review – 2013

Event Related Bsides Boston - youtube.com Security BSides Boston is a community driven event, created by information security professionals. The goal of Security BSides is to expand the security communication and expand the community. Over 200 students, technologists and information security professionals participate each year in Cambridge, MA. Don't miss out and register today!! (as [...]

Week 8 in Review – 2013

Event Related ShmooCon Firetalks 2013 - irongeek.com These are the videos I have for the ShmooCon Firetalks 2013. Resources APT 1 APT 1: Exposing One of China's Cyber Espionage Units - intelreport.mandiant.com APT1: Exposing One of China's Cyber Espionage Units Threat Actors Using Mandiant APT1 Report as a Spear Phishing Lure: The Nitty Gritty - [...]