BF-SIRT Newsletter 2015-40

The top stories from this week consist of information on What you need to know about Stagefright 2.0, as well as how Yahoo open-sources Gryffin, a large scale web security scanning platform.
You can also read about how Companies leave vulnerabilities unpatched for up to 120 days, and how Scandinavian users hit with fake post office emails, ransomware.

Next week, the newsletter will take a break due to holidays.

Top 5 Security links
What you need to know about Stagefright 2.0
Yahoo open-sources Gryffin, a large scale web security scanning platform
ATM Skimmer Gang Firebombed Antivirus Firm
‘eBay’ of targeted attacks infiltrated by ex- Shin Bet intel men
JavaScript DDoS attack peaks at 275,000 Requests-Per-Second

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Companies leave vulnerabilities unpatched for up to 120 days
Scandinavian users hit with fake post office emails, ransomware
The Karma Police
USA hits Russian with 4.5 year prison sentence in Citadel malware case
With Stolen Cards, Fraudsters Shop to Drop