2016/08/24

Something Phishy – 08-24-2016

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Destruct_Icon here with another Something Phishy report. This was slightly a new one on me so I felt it was necessary to write about it. Have you had a friend or family member have their Skype account hijacked for the purpose of spamming out malicious links? This has been a pretty common situation over the past few[…]

2016/08/20

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 08-19-2016

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Hi Guys! A pretty juice news week this week. Some pretty high profile stuff, so I hope you enjoy ! News Stories: NSA’s Hacking Group Hacked! Bunch of Private Hacking Tools Leaked Online Our first story this week is also arguably the biggest one. It looks like the NSA was hacked, as a group calling[…]

2016/08/15

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 08-12-2016

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Hey Guys! Another news week, another recap. Some pretty interesting stuff as usual so let’s get to it. News Stories: Data Breach At Oracle’s MICROS Point-of-Sale Division First, another data breach and this time it’s the Point-of-Sale division “MICROS” that is the unlucky victim. Apparently the MICROS customer support portal was compromised by the “Catbanak[…]

2016/08/07

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 08-05-2016

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Hi! It’s DefCon week, and I am bummed that I am not able to be in Vegas for this year’s conference, but given that I am living on another continent, it would be a bit more expensive than going from Arizona. Non the less, I wish I could have gone, as I generally tend to[…]

2016/07/31

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 07-29-2016

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Hey Guys! Welcome to another hot and humid summer edition of the news recap. Let’s see what we got in store for the week! News Stories: Yahoo Ordered to Show How It Recovered ‘Deleted’ Emails First, an interesting story involving Yahoo, and their ability to recover “Deleted” emails. Something the company said, it is not[…]

2016/07/24

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 07-22-2016

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Hey Guys! Good to be back, after a week out, but now back to the news. Some good stuff this week, so I hope you enjoy it! News Stories: Two Million Passwords Breached in Ubuntu Hack First, it looks like Ubuntu forums were breached due to an SQL Injection vulnerability. They are advising users to[…]

2016/07/17

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 07-15-2016

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Greetings, Otakun is out this week so… Do you like news? I like news. Here’s some news! News Stories: Congress Is Trying To Expand The Patriot Act There are attempts to change Section 314 in the Patriot Act so that it also covers non-terrorism or money laundering investigations. There are concerns that this could put[…]

2016/07/12

Time for an Autopsy!

Autopsy Introduction Greetings! Destruct_Icon here with a look into a forensics tool named Autopsy. Autopsy is a GUI into a suite of tools known as The Sleuth Kit and can be found here. In this article, we want to introduce you to the interface itself as well as describe some of the capabilities. First off, we have a[…]

2016/07/10

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 07-08-2016

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Hi Everyone, It’s a hot summer news recap this week, hope you are staying cool. Now let’s see what hot news we got for the week. News Stories:  Chinese Ad Firm Infected 85 Million Android Users to Get More Clicks First story of the week is about a Chinese ad firm that has infected over[…]

2016/07/03

Cool News Story Bro! Week of 07-01-2016

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Hey Guys, News recap time, and as usual we got some good stuff. Enjoy! News Stories: Crypto Ransomware Attacks Jump Nearly 500% First, some Ransomware news. Stats from researchers at Kaspersky show that Ransomware attacks have jumped by 500% over the last year, and show no signs of slowing down. Given the success of such[…]


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