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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #5985 on: October 09, 2019, 01:51:40 PM »
750 end-of-life servers removed from the Tor-network by Tor Project.
Read: https://blog.torproject.org/removing-end-life-relays-network

Why is this important?
On the importance of using ioc's for tor-c-2, read:
https://socprime.com/en/blog/wannacry-no-more-ransomware-worm-iocs-tor-c2-and-technical-analysis-siem-rules/

C&C servers are the malware online sockpuppets:
https://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/89237/malware/mirai-botnet-tor-c2.html &
https://www.microsoft.com/security/blog/2014/03/05/sefnits-tor-botnet-cc-details/

Malware abuse with tor-loc
https://www.symantec.com/security-center/writeup/2013-090611-2333-99
for Mevade backdoor e.v.

Tor should get an enhanced security effort. A continuous drive to protect it to keep tor and the general user more safe and secure.
(info credits go to #sockpuppet)

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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #5986 on: October 11, 2019, 06:20:36 PM »
Magecart malware, still alive and kicking: brought to your webshop by 15 active cybercrime groups.  ::) :o
Read: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/10/04/magecart/

Check whether your Magento shop is vulnerable here: https://www.magereport.com/

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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #5987 on: October 14, 2019, 12:07:04 AM »
Vulnerability in iTunes and iCloud allowed Windows PC ransomware infection
https://9to5mac.com/2019/10/11/vulnerability-in-itunes/



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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #5988 on: October 14, 2019, 12:22:55 AM »
Vulnerability in iTunes and iCloud allowed Windows PC ransomware infection
https://9to5mac.com/2019/10/11/vulnerability-in-itunes/
It's already been patched. Update to fix the vulnerability.
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #5989 on: October 17, 2019, 09:25:37 AM »
Win 8.1 [x64] - Avast PremSec 19.9.2394.B1 - CC 5.63 - EEK - Firefox ESR 60.9 [NS/AOS/uBO] - TB 68.1.1 [EM] - ABS/ACP/ASB/ASL.BC
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