SSD Advisory – Linux AF_LLC Double Free

Credit to Author: SSD / Noam Rathaus| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:05:13 +0000

Vulnerability Summary A use after free vulnerability in AF_LLC allows local attackers to control the flow of code that the kernel executes, allowing them to cause it to run arbitrary code and gain elevated privileges. Vendor Response The vulnerability was reported to the Kernel Security, which asked us to contact the netdev team. A patch … Continue reading SSD Advisory – Linux AF_LLC Double Free

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How Interaction with the Grid and IT will Yield the Next 80 Percent Improvement in Data Center Performance

Credit to Author: Kevin Brown| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 18:11:09 +0000

In the past 10 years, the data center industry transformed itself.  We’ve gone from first hearing the term cloud computing to talking about edge computing and driverless cars in a… Read more »

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Bold Ideas for Financing and Regulations to Close the Energy Gap

Credit to Author: Emmanuel Lagarrigue| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 14:57:58 +0000

The United Nations Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 7 calls for universal access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services by the year 2030. 1.1 billion people worldwide still have no… Read more »

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Machine aesthetics : a simple guide to pushbutton fashion!

Credit to Author: Gregory Bouchery| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:27:08 +0000

In previous articles, I’ve talk about the importance of aesthetics for the control interfaces of machines, how a pleasant to see control interface could ease your sales talk by providing… Read more »

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Spartacus ransomware: introduction to a strain of unsophisticated malware

Credit to Author: Vasilios Hioureas| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 17:40:09 +0000

Spartacus ransomware is a fairly new variant seen in 2018. We’ll walk you through the malware sample to analyze the code in detail, and help you learn how to get an obfuscated .NET sample into a readable state.

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Don’t just add the Security “S” to your Managed Services

Credit to Author: Ryan Delany| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 16:22:25 +0000

Expanding and putting more focus on your current security offerings is a great way to find new business opportunities. Adding the “S” is the easy part; just ask any managed service provider that views security as just a “checkbox” and offers one of the cheaper or RMM-integrated security offerings without giving much thought to customers’…

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A week in security (April 23 – April 29)

Credit to Author: Malwarebytes Labs| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 15:17:10 +0000

A roundup of security news from April 23 – April 29, including worms, GDPR, DDoS markets, and more.

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How to see everything Apple knows about you

Credit to Author: Jonny Evans| Date: Mon, 30 Apr 2018 04:41:00 -0700

Apple has at last introduced a new tool that lets you request and download everything the company knows about you, including all the data it gathers and retains when using the company’s retail outlets, iCloud, apps, products and services.

Why is this available?

In part, Apple has made this information available to bring it into line with Europe’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) legislation, laws designed to better protect individual privacy in an online age.

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beVX Conference Challenge – OffensiveCon

Credit to Author: SSD / Noam Rathaus| Date: Sun, 04 Mar 2018 07:27:05 +0000

During the event of OffensiveCon, we launched a reverse engineering and encryption challenge and gave the attendees the change to win great prizes. The challenge was divided into two parts, a file – can be downloaded from here: https://www.beyondsecurity.com/bevxcon/bevx-challenge-1 – that you had to download and reverse engineer and server that you had to access … Continue reading beVX Conference Challenge – OffensiveCon

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