BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-39

The top stories from this week consist of stories such as how the World’s largest 1 Tbps DDoS Attack was launched from 152,000 hacked Smart Devices, and that Facebook releases Osquery Security Tool for Windows. You can also read a story about how Avast and AVG become one, and that Marissa Mayer declined to reset Yahoo users’ passwords 2 years ago.

Top 5 Security links
World’s largest 1 Tbps DDoS Attack launched from 152,000 hacked Smart Devices
Facebook releases Osquery Security Tool for Windows
Zerodium Offers $1.5 Million Bounty For iOS Zero-Day Exploits
Multiple Backdoors found in D-Link DWR-932 B LTE Router
Critical DoS Flaw found in OpenSSL — How It Works

Top 5 Business Intelligence links
Avast and AVG become one
Marissa Mayer declined to reset Yahoo users’ passwords 2 years ago
Apple Tracks Who You’re Chatting Using iMessage — and Shares that Data with Police
Mozilla wants woeful WoSign certs off the list
Hacker-Proof Code Confirmed