BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-36

The top stories from this week consist of stories such as how the Hacker Who Hacked Official Linux Kernel Website was Arrested in Florida
, and how Last.Fm Hack Leaks 43 Million Account Passwords. You can also read a story about how FBI Director wants ‘adult conversation’ about backdooring encryption, and that 40% of Facebook users click on phishy links.

Top 5 Security links
Hacker Who Hacked Official Linux Kernel Website Arrested in Florida
Last.Fm Hack Leaks 43 Million Account Passwords
98.1 million CLEARTEXT passwords pasted as Rambler.ru rumbled
FBI Arrests Two Hackers Who Hacked US Spy Chief, FBI and CIA Director
Here’s How to Hack Windows/Mac OS X Login Password (When Locked)

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
FBI Director wants ‘adult conversation’ about backdooring encryption
40% of Facebook users click on phishy links. Do you?
Dutch Police Seize Two VPN Servers, But Without Explaining… Why?
Now you can buy a USB stick that destroys anything in its path
“Flash Hijacks” Add New Twist to Muggings