BF-SIRT Newsletter 2015-23

The top stories from this week consist of stories such as how We stand on the brink of global cyber war, according to Schneier, and how SourceForge hijacks popular accounts to distribute 3rd-party software.

Amongst the top stories you can also find why the Hola browser extension should be uninstalled, and how Patch-crazy Aust Govt fought off EVERY hacker since 2013.

Top 5 Security links
We stand on the brink of global cyber war, warns encryption guru
SourceForge hijacks popular accounts to distribute 3rd-party software
Hola browser extension should be uninstalled, researchers say
Ruskies behind German govt cyber attack — report
Study: New malware strains up in 2014, along with DDoS attacks

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Patch-crazy Aust Govt fought off EVERY hacker since 2013
How your employees put your organization at risk
IT-savvy US congressmen to Feds: End your crypto-backdoor crusade
U.S. and Japan to Cooperate on Cybersecurity, Information Sharing
The NSA reportedly tried — but failed — to use a Stuxnet variant against North Korea