MPAA Hacker Robert Anderson Revealed

This story reads like something from one of those glamourised Hollywood ‘hacker’ movies like Swordfish or Antitrust. The legendary MPAA hacker has been revealed, and it looks like he himself got social engineered and dumped…he should have realised when you are playing with unscrupulous people you are setting yourself up to get screwed. Promises of […]

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GFI End of Year Offer – Up to 50% Off

Just a quick note as I know many of you guys are in corporate security positions and might be looking for some of the solutions GFI offers. They are having a Q4 promotion with up to 50% off on some of their products/services. GFI MailEssentials – 25% GFI MailEssentials & GFI MailSecurity Suite – 25% […]

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Pass-The-Hash Toolkit v1.1 Available for Download

The concept of passing the hash on Windows came about a while ago, now there’s a tool for it in it’s second revision (which fixed some problems with foreign language Windows versions and Windows 2003). The Pass-The-Hash Toolkit contains utilities to manipulate the Windows Logon Sessions mantained by the LSA (Local Security Authority) component. These […]

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Tutorial for Fuzzled – Writing a Fuzzer with the Fuzzled Framework

If you remember we mentioned Fuzzled a little while back, the PERL fuzzing framework. Apparently Fuzzled 1.1 should be coming out soon. Fuzzled is a powerful fuzzing framework. Fuzzled includes helper functions, namespaces, factories which allow a wide variety of fuzzing tools to be developed. Fuzzled comes with several example protocols and drivers for them. […]

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FireCAT 1.2 Released – Firefox Catalog of Auditing Extensions

As mentioned in the previous FireCAT 1.1 post, FireCAT 1.2 was released last month. If you aren’t aware, FireCAT is a Firefox Framework Map collection of the most useful security oriented extensions. Changes for FireCAT 1.2 Renamed subcategory “Social Engineering” to “Data mining” Bibirmer updated location (thanks to Zagrodzki Krzysztof from Telekomunikacja Polska) Enhanced History […]

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Web Integrity Checker – ISPs Inserting Ads Into Web Content

A while back it was discovered that some ISPs have taken to inserting ads into web pages you are viewing, these are ads from the ISP you are using (AND PAYING FOR) not ads from the content provider or site that you are viewing. Some ISPs are resorting to a new tactic to increase revenue: […]

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VPS – Virtual Private Server for Darknet

So I’ve got a VPS set-up for Darknet, it’s not quite a dedicated server or a co-lo but it’s pretty close and it’s much more affordable! Can’t beat a bit of root access so I can rysnc things off to another box. The box will be backed up off-site every day anyway, and I’ll pull […]

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The Next Evolution – GFI Uncovers MP3 Spam

If you remember a while back we mentioned PDF & Image Attachment Spam – The New Problem with E-mail, now we have another ‘innovation’ in spamming.. MP3 spam! It seems they are using it for the same old pump and dump tactics (Microcap stock fraud) to artificially inflate stock prices then sell out fast. Spammers […]

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