Category Archives: Basefarm SIRT

BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-25

The top stories from this week is that TrickBot Goes Nordic, Once in a While and South Korean web hosting company ransomed for 550 BTC. You can also read the Cisco 2017 Annual Cybersecurity Report and McAfee Labs Threat Report … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-24

The top stories from this week is how you now can subscribe to SS7 interception and tracking of mobile phones for $500 and Al-Jazeera reportedly hit by systematic hacking attempts. You can also read about ‘Crash Override’: The Malware That … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-23

The top stories from this week is how The Intercept outed the NSA contractor Reality Winner and a new PowerPoint Mouseover based downloader. You can also read about the journey to hijacking a country’s TLD and about Dvmap, the first … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-22

The top stories from this week is about the OneLogin breach which exposed the ability to decrypt data and a fileserver implant which replace documents on the fly with Trojanized versions without touching the files at rest. You can also … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-21

The top stories from this week is about a Samba Remote Code Execution Vulnerability and how Multiple Video Players are Vulnerable to Code Execution via Subtitle Files. You can also read about a NTFS bug that lets anyone hang or … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-20

The top stories from this week is of course about WannaCry and WannaCry 2.0. You can also read about how a Google researcher finds link between WannaCry attacks and North Korea, and that WikiLeaks reveals “AfterMidnight” & “Assassin” CIA Windows … Continue reading

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WannaCry

WannaCry is the name of a new ransomware that is utilizing a Windows vulnerability to spread. It encrypt files, and promises to decrypt the files for a fee (which should not be paid). Microsoft released a patch for the vulnerability … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-19

The top stories from this week is how a bad bug in Microsoft’s Windows malware scanner can be used to install malware and how HP laptops include keyloggers in the Audio driver. You can also read about three 0-days affecting … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-18

The top stories from this week is an explanation on the Intel AMT vulnerability and a warning about a phishing mail related to Google Docs. You can also read about how, after years of warnings, mobile network hackers exploit SS7 … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2017-17

The top stories from this week is how 15 000 machines world wide got infected by NSA exploit released by Shadow Brokers and that BGP is still broken as VISA netblock is re-routed to Russian ISP. You can also read … Continue reading

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