Monthly Archives: January 2016

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-04

The top stories from this week consist of a story on how Cops hate encryption but the NSA loves it when you use PGP, and how a Critical OpenSSL Flaw Allows Hackers to Decrypt HTTPS Traffic. You can also read … Continue reading

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Chinese salesmen in your inbox

The last days I have seen a few traditional unsolicited mails I wanted to post about. The gist of the mails are that someone claiming to represent some formal-sounding venture in a (to you) remote location, like China, are kind … Continue reading

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Happy Data Protection/Privacy Day!

Today, Thursday the 28th of January, is the day we celebrate the Data Protection/Privacy Day around the world. This day commemorates the January 28, 1981 signing of Convention 108, the first legally binding international treaty dealing with privacy and data … Continue reading

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Recent weeks spam\malware trends; refunds or delay complaints

Greetings good people! I wanted to share with you the latest trends of spam and\or malware I see coming in to Basefarm this last week. Thanks to everyone who is spamming me making this possible. 🙂 The latest trend is … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-03

The top stories from this week consist of a story on how a new zero-day flaw hits millions of Linux servers and Android devices, and how FBI has named hacker allegedly responsible for The Fappening Leaks. You can also read … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-02

The top stories from this week consist of a story on how OpenSSH Patches Critical Flaw That Could Leak Private Crypto Keys, as well as how a 26-Year-Old Hacker Was Sentenced to Record 334 Years in Prison. You can also … Continue reading

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Patch Tuesday January 2016

Yet another patch Tuesday has come upon us. Microsoft released 9 updates, some of which fix critical issues, to address vulnerabilities in their product line. Adobe on the other hand has released patches which address 17 vulnerabilities for their Adobe … Continue reading

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