Monthly Archives: September 2017

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-39

This weeks top stories is an update on how the CCleaner APT security incident targeted large technology companies, and a Deloitte breach affecting all company email. A couple of new stories are currently evolving, including an easy-to-exploit flaw in Linux … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-38

This weeks top stories is that popular software CCleaner made part of a supply chain attack targeting tech giants, and about a massive Viacom breach through Amazon Web Services. There is an Apache bug that leaks contents of server memory, … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-37

This weeks top stories is that Equifax traced the source of its massive hack to a preventable software flaw, and that billions of mobile, desktop and IoT devices are potentially exposed to a Bluetooth based attack. Security researcher Troy Hunt … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-36

This weeks top stories is how a breach at Equifax may impact 143 million Americans. BroadSoft, a huge communication software and service provider just leaked more than 600GB of sensitive files online, through a publicly accessible AWS S3 bucket. Cybercriminals … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-35

This weeks top stories is 465,000 patients need software updates for their hackable pacemakers. Researchers from Akamai, Cloudflare, Flashpoint, Google, Oracle Dyn, RiskIQ, Team Cymru, and other organizations cooperated to combat a botnet comprised primarily of Android devices and designed … Continue reading

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