BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-10

The top stories from this week consist of a story on how one man could have broken into any Facebook account, and how Pirates hacked a shipping company to steal information for efficient hijackings.
You can also read a story about Ray Tomlinson, the creator of Email, who has passed away, and that Let’s Encrypt reaches one million certificate encryption milestone.

Top 5 Security links
How one man could have broken into any Facebook account
Pirates hacked shipping company to steal info for efficient hijackings
‘Guccifer,’ who Hacked former President, to be extradited to the US
Someone is Rickrolling people using fake parking tickets
When a WordPress Plugin Goes Bad

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
RIP Ray Tomlinson, The Creator of Email, Dies at 74
Let’s Encrypt reaches one million certificate encryption milestone
5 Innocent Mistakes That Cause an IT Security Breach
Seagate Phish Exposes All Employee W-2’s
Hacker arrested for ATM Skimming escaped from Prison

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Patch Tuesday March 2016