Monthly Archives: February 2018

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-08

Apple fixes that “1 character to crash your Mac and iPhone” bug Apple has pushed out an emergency update for all its operating systems and devices, including TVs, watches, tablets, phones and Macs. The fix patches a widely-publicised vulnerability known … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-07

NCCGroup rebuilt NotPetya, replacing its destructive payload with telemetry and safeguards to see what the impact could have been. They found the following: The customer ran it on one machine in their engineering network with no privileges. It found three … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-06

Beginning in July 2018 with the release of Chrome 68, Chrome will mark all HTTP sites as “not secure”. For the past several years, we’ve moved toward a more secure web by strongly advocating that sites adopt HTTPS encryption. And … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2018-05

We need to prepare ourselves for that Meltdown/Specter-based Malware might be coming soon to devices near us, but are we ready? Lately researchers have discovered more than 130 malware samples trying to exploit these chip flaws.   Top 5 Security links … Continue reading

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