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Why Are Hackers Winning The Security Game?

Why Are Hackers Winning The Security Game?

A lot of people and companies get complacent and don’t believe the hackers are winning, but trust me they are. So we have to ask, why are hackers winning the security game? What’s putting them ahead of the security teams and CISOs inside organizations. It’s an old story anyway, the Hackers always win in some […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Hacking News
Barnyard2 - Dedicated Spooler for Snort Output

Barnyard2 – Dedicated Spooler for Snort Output

Barnyard2 is an open source dedicated spooler for Snort output as unified2 binary output files. Its primary use is allowing Snort to write to disk in an efficient manner and leaving the task of parsing binary data into various formats to a separate process that will not cause Snort to miss network traffic. How it […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Networking Hacking, Security Software
Wycheproof - Test Crypto Libraries Against Known Attacks

Wycheproof – Test Crypto Libraries Against Known Attacks

Project Wycheproof is a tool to test crypto libraries against known attacks. It is developed and maintained by members of Google Security Team, but it is not an official Google product. At Google, they rely on many third party cryptographic software libraries. Unfortunately, in cryptography, subtle mistakes can have catastrophic consequences, and they found that […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Cryptography, Secure Coding
DBShield - Go Based Database Firewall

DBShield – Go Based Database Firewall

DBShield is a Database Firewall written in Go that has protection for MySQL/MariaDB, Oracle and PostgreSQL databases. It works in a proxy fashion inspecting traffic and dropping abnormal queries after a learning period to populate the internal database with regular queries. Learning mode lets any query pass but it records information about it (pattern, username, […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Database Hacking, Security Software
Minion - Mozilla Security Testing Framework

Minion – Mozilla Security Testing Framework

Minion is a security testing framework built by Mozilla to bridge the gap between developers and security testers. To do so, it enables developers to scan with a wide variety of security tools, using a simple HTML-based interface. It consists of three umbrella projects: Minion Frontend, a Python, angular.js, and Bootstrap-based website that provides a […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Security Software, Web Hacking
Pulled Pork - Suricata & Snort Rule Management

Pulled Pork – Suricata & Snort Rule Management

Pulled Pork is a PERL based tool for Suricata and Snort rule management – it can determine your version of Snort and automatically download the latest rules for you. The name was chosen because simply speaking, it Pulls the rules. Using a regular crontab you can keep your Snort or Suricata rules up to date […]

Topic: Countermeasures, Networking Hacking, Security Software