Sep 12, 2016

Cybersec Brief w/c 5th September 2016

Selected cybersecurity events of the week commencing Monday 5th September 2016.

A malware developer is outraged because of incorrect details being published about his malware.


[GERMAN] Judge justifies sentence partly based on browsing history of murder suspect: 'He googled for "strangling until death" not for "strangling until unconscious"'


Android malware developer contacts IBM cybersecurity to correct published details about his malware

Research & Reports

Conference talk submission system hack writeup

A non-technical, short pitch about how narrow AI might be used for cybersecurity in the future

A well-rounded picture of various phases of a cyber-attack: the CISO's perspective, how the IR team reacts, the future of cybercrime, ...

Sep 4, 2016

Cybersec Brief w/c 29th August 2016

Selected cybersecurity events of the week commencing Monday 29th August 2016.

A new Stuxnet documentary and a mature IoT botnet seen in the wild


New documentary about Stuxnet sheds light on overall cyberwar plans


Research & Reports

Inversoft hacking challenge hacked: Hack this hardened server

How to make the best out of a Pentest or Bug Bounty

[LONG] The threat of autonomous weapons