BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-51

The top stories from this week consist of stories about hackers suspected of causing power outage in Ukraine and a summary of what you can learn from the security year 2016.

You can also read a story about how 44% of organizations fail to meet breach reporting deadlines and how to make a rootkit yourself.

Top 5 Security links

The Shadow Brokers are offering the NSA arsenal for direct sale
Remote Code Execution Bug Found in Ubuntu Quantal
Panasonic, IOActive Clash on Vulnerability Report
Leaked files reveal scope of Israeli firm’s phone cracking tech
Brute-Force Botnet Attacks Now Elude Volumetric Detection