Monthly Archives: March 2014

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-12

Welcome to another edition of the newsletter! We have some interesting stories this week, such as how Authorities arrest infamous hacker “Diabl0” in Bangkok and 25,000 UNIX servers hijacked by backdoor Trojan. We also have some posts of our own, … Continue reading

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iOS 7.1 Update

Apple released an update to their iOS, 7.1. This update contains a lot of security updates, so it’s recommended to update your devices as soon as possible. More information: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT6162

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Your WordPress installation can be used in Denial of Service attacks

One of our employees at Basefarm, Senghan Bright, is the System Manager for WordPress here at Basefarm. Here is some information from him: Due to a setting that is enabled by default on WordPress, there’s an exploit that can be … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-10

The newsletter will take a break next week due to vacations, see you next time on week 12! Top 5 Security links Hackers churning out 55,000 malware variants every day Tor Network Used to Hide 900 Botnets and Darknet Markets, … Continue reading

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