BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-50

Welcome to the newsletter! This week you can read about how Hackers leak top Sony executives’ emails and how North Korea denies involvement in ‘righteous’ Sony hack. You can also read about how Cost of cybersecurity and risk management will double as well as how Cyber-espionage is expected to surge in 2015. Other big news this week is how POODLE returns, as well as the regular Patch Tuesday for the month.

Top 5 Security links
Analysis of wiper malware, implicated in Sony breach, exposes Shamoon-style attacks
North Korea denies involvement in ‘righteous’ Sony hack
Hackers leak top Sony executives’ emails
An epic ride: A look back at the ever-changing information security industry
Chinese responsible for 85 per cent of website scams

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Ransomware is the Future of Consumer Cybercrime
13 free tools to monitor your Digital Security during Christmas
EC3 Head Paints Bleak Cybercrime Picture
Cost of cybersecurity and risk management to double
Cyber-espionage expected to surge in 2015: McAfee Labs

Basefarm SIRT Posts
POODLE returns
Patch Tuesday December 2014