Monthly Archives: August 2013

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-35

The end of the weeks means a new newsletter to recap what has happened during the week! One of the most notable compromises were the takeover of nytimes.com which came to be from a simple phishing email, while for the … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-34

One of this week’s biggest events has been that Bradley Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison. Those interested in hearing how one can turn into a security industry analyst should listen to the interview with Rich Mogull. The … Continue reading

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Strategic Planning: A 10 Step Guide – Part 2 of 2

In my previous blog post, I gave you a 10 step guide, an introduction to strategic planning and what it’s all about. I will now go further and explain each of the 10 steps in strategic planning. Step One — … Continue reading

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Strategic Planning: A 10 Step Guide – Part 1 of 2

Strategic Planning So what is strategic focus? Leadership models and new business models are key ingredients to success in this new, socially driven and aware business age. Any successful model is built around servant style leadership with a focus on strategic thinking … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-33

We’re back! Due to the summer holidays we will give the top links from the last three weeks instead of just last week. During this time, Defcon and Black Hat has happened, and there’s been a few updates from Microsoft … Continue reading

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Patch Tuesday August 2013

Another month, another patch Tuesday! This month, Microsoft have released eight updates for 23 unique security issues which are recommended to upgrade as soon as possible. The updates consist of updates for Internet Explorer and for the operating system itself. … Continue reading

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Joomla! critical exploit

There’s an exploit available in the wild for Joomla! version 2.5.13 and earlier 2.5.x versions; and version 3.1.4 and earlier 3.x versions. The exploit allows an attacker to bypass file upload restrictions (so someone could for example upload a PHP … Continue reading

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Talking about technology trends

Earlier this summer our Chief Business Development Officer and VP in Sweden, Stefan Månsby, were representing Basefarm in an expert panel, talking about trends in the technology magazine IDG. We thought that you who like technology trends would be interested … Continue reading

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