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Facebook #malware : beware of 'hahaha' messages bearing jpgs (java –> dropbox –> Bitcoin mining infection)

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Blackshades: how Police cracked down on the #hackers that had remote control of computers

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TA14-150A: GameOver Zeus P2P Malware

Original release date: June 02, 2014 Systems Affected Microsoft Windows 95, 98, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, and 8 Microsoft Server 2003, Server 2008, Server 2008 R2, and Server 2012 Overview GameOver Zeus (GOZ), a peer-to-peer (P2P) variant of the Zeus family of bank credential-stealing malware identified in September 2011 ­ 1 , uses a decentralized network infrastructure of compromised personal computers and web servers to execute command-and-control. The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS), in collaboration with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Department of Justice (DOJ), is releasing this Technical Alert to provide further information about the GameOver Zeus botnet. Description GOZ, which is often propagated through spam and phishing messages, is primarily used by cybercriminals to harvest banking information, such as login credentials, from a victim’s computer 2 .

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Disclosing vs. Hoarding Vulnerabilities

There’s a debate going on about whether the US government — specifically, the NSA and United States Cyber Command — should stockpile Internet vulnerabilities or disclose and fix them. It’s a complicated problem, and one that starkly illustrates the difficulty of separating attack and defense in cyberspace

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ISC StormCast for Tuesday, May 20th 2014 http://isc.sans.edu/podcastdetail.html?id=3985, (Tue, May 20th)

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…and in other news: BlackShades customers are now posting evidence of the raids against them last week

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FBI’s lead cyber-guy to #cyber criminals:“If we can reach out and touch you, we are going to reach out and touch you”

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Fidel Salinas (of #Anonymous?) gets 18 more counts (total 44 now) = potential 440 years in prison

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adding CoinJoin, more crypto and Tor (eventually) to Bitcoin = Dark Wallet from unSystem and things just got serious

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Verizon: 92% of 100k #infosec incidents match only 9 attack patterns and number 1 is the use of stolen creds

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