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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6540 on: December 06, 2021, 09:18:26 AM »
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6541 on: December 08, 2021, 10:41:23 AM »
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6542 on: December 08, 2021, 01:35:34 PM »
Emotet now drops Cobalt Strike, fast forwards ransomware attacks
Emotet now drops Cobalt Strike, fast forwards ransomware attacks
Here's the link.
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/emotet-now-drops-cobalt-strike-fast-forwards-ransomware-attacks/
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6543 on: December 08, 2021, 01:41:05 PM »
Emotet now drops Cobalt Strike, fast forwards ransomware attacks
Emotet now drops Cobalt Strike, fast forwards ransomware attacks
Here's the link.
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/emotet-now-drops-cobalt-strike-fast-forwards-ransomware-attacks/
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6544 on: December 09, 2021, 03:20:14 PM »

Has the surveillance technology industry
found another powerful ally?

https://youtu.be/6hVf21-czow
There is always a fine balance between spying and/or protection
when it comes to surveillance.
Thanks to Joe Bosso for his excellent article on this topic.
https://blog.avast.com/author/joe-bosso
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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6545 on: December 10, 2021, 11:35:10 AM »
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« Reply #6546 on: December 10, 2021, 03:08:44 PM »

Weekly Security News Roundup w/e 12-10-2021

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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6550 on: December 13, 2021, 12:08:37 AM »
Is the Avast Business Hub also affected from Log4j problem?

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« Reply #6552 on: December 13, 2021, 01:32:07 PM »
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« Reply #6553 on: December 13, 2021, 06:23:34 PM »
Botnets like Mirai now come with Log4j aboard.
Re: -https://mvnrepository.com/artifact/net.mamoe/mirai-logging-log4j2
Made that link non-clickable because it has repositories (pol).

Re: https://urlhaus.abuse.ch/browse.php?search=mirai+  (already forced offline).

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Re: SECURITY WARNINGS & Notices - Please post them here
« Reply #6554 on: December 13, 2021, 10:40:33 PM »

What is Log4j and Do You Need to Worry About it?

https://youtu.be/b2EpVYWZQLY
A new vulnerability called Log4j has security teams scrambling worldwide.
Here's what you need to do - and what you don't need to do - about it.
Thanks to Christopher Budd for his excellent article on this topic.
https://blog.avast.com/author/christopher-budd
Details on this vulnerability are described here:
https://blog.cloudflare.com/inside-the-log4j2-vulnerability-cve-2021-44228/
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