BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-43

Welcome to the newsletter! This week we cover things such as how Cyber attacks now cost businesses $1.6m per incident and how Akamai sees record-setting spikes in size and volume of DDoS attacks. There’s also news of how Google Accounts Now Support Security Keys, and that Vietnam police hunt hackers behind mass outage.

Top 5 Security links
The case of the modified binaries
Modular Malware for OS X Relies on Open-Source Keylogger Code
Attackers change home routers’ DNS settings via malicious code injected in ads
PIN analysis
Vietnam police hunt hackers behind mass outage

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Cyber attacks now cost businesses $1.6m per incident
Google Accounts Now Support Security Keys
Cyberespionage group launches sophisticated phishing attacks against Outlook Web App users
Akamai sees record-setting spikes in size and volume of DDoS attacks
Spike in Malware Attacks on Aging ATMs