Monthly Archives: November 2013

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-48

Welcome back to the newsletter! This newsletter contains news from the last two weeks as the previous week was skipped. There are plenty of interesting stories to check out now, ranging from how there is No Bail for Alleged Silk … Continue reading

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Basefarm Christmas calendar 2013

Christmas is just around the corner, and even if you are traveling for Christmas or staying home, it’s important to secure your IT for Christmas for security reasons. To help you out, we have created a Christmas calendar with basic … Continue reading

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Drupal core – Highly Critical Vulnerability

Drupal has sent out a notification about new highly critical issues with the Drupal core. This means that anyone running Drupal should update as soon as possible. Advisory ID: DRUPAL-SA-CORE-2013-003 Project: Drupal core Version: 6.x, 7.x Date: 2013-November-20 Security risk: … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-46

This week, SIRT member Kian has written a write-up about the PCI-DSS meetup that he attended, which is definitely worth a read! We also had Patch Tuesday this week, so make sure to patch your affected systems. Some of our … Continue reading

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Basefarm at 2013 European PCI Community Meeting – PCI DSS 3.0
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The annual European PCI Community Meeting was held in Nice, France from October 29th to 31st. As a Participating Organization, Basefarm sent two representatives to the meeting.The big news here was of course the new 3.0 standard, available in draft … Continue reading

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Patch Tuesday November 2013

Another month, another patch tuesday. This month, Microsoft has released three critical and five important updates. Adobe on the other hand has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player and ColdFusion to address multiple vulnerabilities. These updates address vulnerabilities that … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-45

This week got some very interesting stories, some which could very well fit in spy novels. Read how Fake femme fatale dupes IT guys at US government agency and Meet “badBIOS,” the mysterious Mac and PC malware that jumps airgaps. … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-44

This week, we’ve had quite a few things happening! To start off, Obama had his Twitter account compromised by the SEA. MongoHQ also had a bad week due to being compromised and having their database leaked. More information about the … Continue reading

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