Metel Infiltrates Banks with Malware and Robs ATMs via Transaction Rollbacks

"At the Security Analyst Summit (SAS 2016) held in Tenerife, Spain,
security researchers from Kaspersky have uncloaked a new cyber-crime
ring that's using a pretty clever and never seen before tactic to rob

The group, nicknamed Metel based on the malware

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
UmbreCrypt Ransomware manually installed via Terminal Services

"A new CrypBoss ransomware variant has been released called
UmbreCrypt.  This ransomware family encrypts a victim's data with AES
encryption and then requires them to email the developers for payment
instructions. At this time there is no way to decrypt these files

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
Password Security Is So Bad, President Obama Weighs In

"In a Wall Street Journal op-ed, Obama says he wants to "encourage
more Americans to move beyond passwords — adding an extra layer of
security like a fingerprint or codes sent to your cellphone." It's a
message you'd expect from IT support, not from

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
Fisher-Price smart bear allowed hacking of children's biographical data

"Researchers at Rapid7, a Boston-based security company, found that
the app connected to the Fisher-Price toy had several security flaws
that would allow a hacker to steal a child’s name, birthdate and
gender, along with other data. The toymaker encourages parents to

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
3 Fundamental Traits of an Infosec Aficionado

"The first thing is a passion for tinkering
The second fundamental characteristic that is required is the ability
to effectively communicate.
The third one is a little tricky… this one is more of a balancing act"

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
RECON 2016 Call For Papers

"REcon is a computer security conference with a focus on reverse
engineering and advanced exploitation techniques. It is held annually
in Montreal, Canada. For 2016 it will be held June 17th through the
19th and the Call For Papers has been announced."

Selasa, 16 Feb 2016
A new wave of attacks linked to the Codoso ATP Group

"According to Palo Alto Networks’ Unit 42 the Chinese APT group Codoso
has been targeting organizations in various industries in a new wave
of cyber attacks.
The group of experts at Palo Alto Networks Unit 42 have uncovered a
new cyber espionage operation conduc

Senin, 15 Feb 2016

(Tokyo, February 2016-rl) Security contest atau seccon adalah ajang kejuaran atau lomba para hackers yang diselenggarakan di Tokyo, Jepang. Awalnya kejuaraan ini hanya untuk kalangan hackers di jepang, tapi sejalan dengan semakin populernya dunia IT dan cyber, dan semakin maraknya kegiatan hackin

Senin, 15 Feb 2016
BlackShades RAT Co-Creator Receives Five Years of Probation

"On Friday, Michael Hogue, 25, of Arizona, who went by the name
“xVisceral” online, received his sentence from U.S. District Judge
Keven Castel in Manhattan after pleading guilty back in 2013 to
distributing the malware and conspiring to gain unauthorized access

Senin, 15 Feb 2016
Boy arrested over TalkTalk hacking settles case against Twitter

"A Co Antrim schoolboy arrested over the cyberattack on TalkTalk has
settled his claim for damages against Twitter.
The 15-year-old’s privacy action was resolved on confidential terms,
with no admission of liability by the social networking service.

Senin, 15 Feb 2016
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