BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-10

The top stories from this week mainly revolve around the “Wikileaks CIA Leak”, so we have gathered a few of those down on the link list for you. We also have stories about Spammergate: The Fall of an Empire and how a proposed bill would legally allow cyber crime victims to Hack Back.

Top 5 Security Links
Spammergate: The Fall of an Empire
Proposed Bill Would Legally Allow Cyber Crime Victims to Hack Back
Attacks Under Way Against Easily Exploitable Apache Struts Flaw
New Fileless Malware Uses DNS Queries To Receive PowerShell Commands
Hacker Selling Over 1 Million Decrypted Gmail and Yahoo Passwords On Dark Web

CIA Leak
10 Things You Need To Know About “Wikileaks CIA Leak”
WikiLeaks Dumps Docs on CIA’s Hacking Tools
WikiLeaks: We’ll Work With Software Makers on Zero-Days
That CIA exploit list in full: The good, the bad, and the very ugly
WikiLeaks dump shows CIA can use IoT to hack “anything, anywhere”