BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-02

The top stories from this week consist of a story on how OpenSSH Patches Critical Flaw That Could Leak Private Crypto Keys, as well as how a 26-Year-Old Hacker Was Sentenced to Record 334 Years in Prison.
You can also read a story which gives a peak into Cybercriminal Call Centers, and about a 602 Gbps DDoS attack which may have been the largest in history.

Top 5 Security links
OpenSSH Patches Critical Flaw That Could Leak Private Crypto Keys
26-Year-Old Hacker Sentenced to Record 334 Years in Prison
Trend Micro AV gave any website command-line access to Windows PCs
Someone Just Leaked Hard-Coded Password Backdoor for Fortinet Firewalls
US Intelligence Chief Hacked by the Teen Who Hacked CIA Director

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
A Look Inside Cybercriminal Call Centers
602 Gbps! This May Have Been the Largest DDoS Attack in History
Ransomware evolution: Another brick in the CryptoWall
Ransomware a Threat to Cloud Services, Too
End of Life of Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10

Basefarm SIRT Posts
Patch Tuesday January 2016