BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-42

Welcome to the newsletter! This week we’ve had quite a few things happen. On one side, we had SandWorm (which Microsoft has now patched in Patch Tuesday October 2014), and on the other side we’ve had the SSLv3 POODLE vulnerability as well as the SSLv3 POODLE vulnerability.

Top 5 Security links
Hong Kong democracy activist websites compromised
POODLE vulnerability: The end of life of SSL 3.0
Seleznev Arrest Explains ‘2Pac’ Downtime

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Malware Based Credit Card Breach at Kmart
Security vendors claim progress against Chinese group that hacked Google
Possible SSLv3 Vulnerability
SandWorm
SSLv3 POODLE vulnerability
Patch Tuesday October 2014
Drupageddon