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Bitdefender Releases FREE GandCrab Ransomware Decryption Tool

Bitdefender Releases FREE GandCrab Ransomware Decryption Tool

The latest ransomware kicking everyone’s ass is Gandcrab which has infected an estimated 50,000 computers, fortunately for the victims, Bitdefender has released a free Gandcrab ransomware decryption tool as a part of the No More Ransom Project. There’s nothing particularly notable about the ransomware itself other than it combines two existing exploit kits to compromise […]

Topic: Countermeasures
Google Chrome Marking ALL Non-HTTPS Sites Insecure July 2018

Google Chrome Marking ALL Non-HTTPS Sites Insecure July 2018

Google is ramping up its campaign against HTTP only sites and is going to mark ALL Non-HTTPS sites insecure in July 2018 with the release of Chrome 68. It’s a pretty strong move, but Google and the Internet, in general, has been moving in this direction for a while. It started with suggestions, then forced […]

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FIR (Fast Incident Response) - Cybersecurity Incident Management Platform

FIR (Fast Incident Response) – Cyber Security Incident Management Platform

FIR (Fast Incident Response) is a cyber security incident management platform designed for agility and speed. It allows for easy creation, tracking, and reporting of cybersecurity incidents. In the fields of computer security and information technology, computer security incident management involves the monitoring and detection of security events on a computer or computer network, and […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Security Software
maltrail - Malicious Traffic Detection System

maltrail – Malicious Traffic Detection System

Maltrail is a malicious traffic detection system, utilizing publicly available (black)lists containing malicious and/or generally suspicious trails, along with static trails compiled from various AV reports and custom user-defined lists, where trail can be anything from domain name (e.g. zvpprsensinaix.com for Banjori malware), URL (e.g. http://109.162.38.120/harsh02.exe for known malicious executable), IP address (e.g. 185.130.5.231 for […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Malware, Security Software
Massive Acunetix Online Update Brings New Features & UI

Massive Acunetix Online Update Brings New Features & UI

So there’s been a massive Acunetix Online update that has pushed out a brand new UI plus a whole bunch of new features and capabilities, including really powerful stuff for security professionals and organisations who take their security seriously The update has focused a lot on Usability of the UI and features for infosec pros […]

Topic: Advertorial, Countermeasures, Security Software
Microsoft Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) Launched

Microsoft Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) Launched

Not too long after Amazon launched their cloud protection WAF the Microsoft Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) has been made generally available in all public Azure DCs. It’s a good move with the majority of websites and services moving into one of the big 3 cloud providers (AWS, Google or Azure) and the vast majority […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Web Hacking