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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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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-48

The top stories from this week consist of stories such as Ransomware Crooks caught San Francisco Transport System and ImageGate: Check Point uncovers a new method for distributing malware through images. You can also read a story about Paypals OAuth … Continue reading

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Patch Tuesday March 2016

Yet another patch Tuesday has come upon us. Microsoft released 13 updates, 5 of which fix critical issues, to address vulnerabilities in their product line. Adobe on the other hand has released patches which address vulnerabilities in a large amount … Continue reading

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Patch Tuesday June 2015

Another month, another patch Tuesday! Microsoft and Adobe has both released a large amount of updates. Adobe fixed 13 security issues in Flash Player that could lead to serious attacks, including remote code execution and information disclosure, while Microsoft pushed … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-50

Welcome to the newsletter! This week you can read about how Hackers leak top Sony executives’ emails and how North Korea denies involvement in ‘righteous’ Sony hack. You can also read about how Cost of cybersecurity and risk management will … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-35

Welcome to the newsletter! This week’s top stories include how 220 million records were stolen in a South Korean data breach and about a Massive cyber attack on oil and energy industry in Norway. Top 5 Security links 220 million … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2014-09

The most talked about news this week were regarding Apple and how an Apple Encryption Mistake Puts Many Desktop Applications At Risk. Other interesting news are how the Source Code for Android Ibanking Bot Surfaces on Underground Forum, and how … Continue reading

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BF-SIRT Newsletter 2013-50

This week, Brian Krebs have made a blog post where you can Meet Paunch: The Accused Author of the BlackHole Exploit Kit. It was also spotted that the French gov used fake Google certificate to read its workers’ traffic and … Continue reading

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SQL Server setup fails due to partitioned network warnings from cluster service

I was building a new SQL Server 2008 R2 failover cluster recently and encountered a problem that I hadn’t seen before (which is rare as I’ve seen A LOT of cluster setup problems in my time!). This time it was … Continue reading

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Kista Arbetsmarknadsdag – Basefarm Competition winner

For those of you who came to our stand at KTH earlier in the week you may have noticed (and entered) our competition to win some very cool wireless headphone by guessing the Basefarm bandwidth we serve from our Stockholm … Continue reading

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