Information Security

Break Into the Lucrative World of Ethical Hacking with Over 45 Hours of Immersive Content

<b>Ethical Hacker Bootcamp for 2017</b><p>Break Into a Career As An Ethical Hacker<p>Ethical hackers are in huge demand in the wake of highly publicized hacks and …

Ethical Hacking

Week in review: Leaking LastPass extensions, 300+ hackable Cisco switches

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news, podcasts and articles:<p><b>Malware posing as Siemens PLC software is hitting industrial</b> …

Security

The internet is still actually controlled by 14 people who hold 7 secret keys

It sounds like something out of a Dan Brown book, but it isn't: The whole internet is protected by seven highly protected keys in the hands of 14 …

ICANN

Google: Chrome will no longer trust Symantec certificates, 30% of the web will need to switch Certificate Authorities

In 2012, Google rolled out Certificate Transparency, a clever system to spot corrupt "Certificate Authorities," the entities who hand out the …

Symantec

New Attack "XSSJacking" Combines Clickjacking, Pastejacking, and Self-XSS

Security researcher Dylan Ayrey detailed last week a new web-based attack named XSSJacking that combines three other techniques — Clickjacking, …

Security

Double Agent: Critical zero-day security flaw turns all antivirus software against you

Attackers could seize control of Avast, AVG, Kaspersky, Norton, ESET and many other antivirus software.<p>Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a …

Malware

Windows Zero-day Exploit Allows Hackers to Take Over any Installed Application

<b>When computer operating systems start to turn on their users, things are not looking good by any means. A new zero-day attack that affects the</b> …

Security

Making Mistakes in Security

At some point in your career, you will make mistakes-small mistakes, big mistakes, even career-defining mistakes. I am writing this in retrospect …

Security

NMAP For Vulnerability Discovery

Nmap is short for Network Mapper. It is an open source security tool for network exploration, security scanning and auditing.<p>The purpose of this post …

Ethical Hacking

CVE-2017-0022: Microsoft Patches a Vulnerability Exploited by AdGholas and Neutrino

RT_ICON<p>MAKEINTRESOURCE (3)<p>Hardware-dependent icon resource.<p>RT_MESSAGETABLE<p>MAKEINTRESOURCE (11)<p>Message-table entry.<p>RT_VERSION<p>MAKEINTRESOURCE …

Security

A Penetration Testing Checklist For Linux Machine – Intrusion Discovery

Since we Already we Discussed A Penetration Testing Cheat Sheet For Windows Machine – Intrusion Detection , Here we will see the Most Important Linux …

Linux

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, 25th March 2017

There have been some amazing deals in the Geeky Gadgets Deals store this week so it is time for our weekly round up of the most popular ones.<p>Some of …

Raspberry Pi

Almost 1,000 Online Stores Under Attack from GiftGhostBot Botnet

A botnet specialized in gift card fraud is using the infrastructure of nearly 1,000 websites to check the balance of several types of electronic gift …

Cybersecurity

Shielding MAC addresses from stalkers is hard and Android fails miserably at it

In early 2015, architects of Google's Android mobile operating system introduced a new feature that was intended to curtail the real-time tracking of …

Security

Secure your Cookies (Secure and HttpOnly flags)

<i>Cookies are omnipresent all over the web as they let publishers store data directly on the user’s web browser. Especially used to identify the user</i> …

Programming

Intro to Cyber Insurance: 7 Questions to Ask

Buying a cyber insurance policy can be complex and difficult. Make sure you're asking these questions as you navigate the process.<p>1 of 8<p>(Image: …

Insurance

Sharing Files using Dropbox. Is it safe or not?

Last Month I reported a bug In dropbox that anyone can do brute forcing all the shared files on dropbox.com storage which are shared with default …

Security

New infosec products of the week​: March 24, 2017

Lookout expands mobile endpoint security solution<p>As a new Apple mobility partner, Lookout is introducing enterprise app review to enable enterprises …

Machine Learning

Google Slams Symantec for 'Failures' in SSL/TLS Certificate Process

Google Chrome engineers railed on Symantec for allegedly issuing thousands of security certificates that had not been properly validated.<p>Google …

Technology

Unpatchable 'DoubleAgent' Attack Can Hijack All Windows Versions ? Even Your Antivirus!

A team of security researchers from Cybellum, an Israeli zero-day prevention firm, has discovered a new Windows vulnerability that could allow …

Microsoft Windows

MillerCoors seeks $100M in damages from IT contractor

MillerCoors is suing IT services firm HCL in federal court over what began as an approximately $53 million software deployment. The work was for a …

Security

US Senate Overturns Obama Consumer Privacy Rule

3/24/2017<br>11:10 AM<p>50%<p>50%<p>The FCC regulation, passed in October, was rejected in a 50-to-48 vote and is now in the House of Representatives.<p>The Federal …

Net Neutrality

Student Aid Tool Held Key for Tax Fraudsters

Citing concerns over criminal activity and fraud, the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has disabled an automated tool on its Web site that was …

Security

Sandia Testing New Intrusion Detection Tool That Mimics Human Brain

Neuromorphic Data Microscope can spot malicious patterns in network traffic 100 times faster than current tool, lab claims.<p>A project that started off …

Technology

Tips for Evaluating Next Gen Endpoint Security Solutions

• How Enterprise Management Associates defines the NGES market<br>• The latest survey findings regarding the most important NGES product features<br>• The …

Technology

What Happens If Uber Fails?

"As someone trying to raise [venture capital] right now, I am very concerned that this is going to implode the entire industry," one person wrote in …

Uber

Prioritizing Threats: Why Most Companies Get It Wrong

To stay safer, focus on multiple-threat attack chains rather than on individual threats.<p>We've all seen them — you might even have one open right now: …

Cybersecurity

Third-Party App Stores Delivered via the iOS App Store

The iOS ecosystem is usually described as a closed ecosystem, under the strict control of Apple. However, there are still ways to get around this …

Apps

Spam mails circulate file-shredding malware: how to protect yourself

If an email hits your inbox asking for payment in return for a TV license, be careful: a new social engineering attack is circulating that uses spam …

Security

Data breach disclosure 101: How to succeed after you've failed

Organisations don't plan to fail. Probably the closest we get to that in the security space is password hashing, which for all intents and purposes …

Data Breach