BF-SIRT Newsletter 2015-05

Welcome to another edition of the newsletter! This week we cover things such as The GHOST Vulnerability and a story from Brian Krebs about “Spreading the Disease and Selling the Cure”. We also have some stories such as a report on how Insider threats change security spending and how China sets new regulations for foreign tech companies.

Top 5 Security links
The GHOST Vulnerability
Thousands of US Gas Stations Vulnerable to Remote Hacks
Spreading the Disease and Selling the Cure
Silk Road paid thousands in shake-downs from malicious hackers
The Internet of Dangerous Things

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Insider threats changing security spending, report says
Dating site buys back 20 million hacked email addresses
China sets new regulations for foreign tech companies
FBI: Businesses Lost $215M to Email Scams
CTB-Locker ransomware variant being distributed in spam campaign