BlackOps

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  • Network Security Testing
  • Web Monitoring
  • Data Recovery
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Here is what we have been reading up on recently:

Google this week released Chrome 78 to the stable channel with numerous improvements, including a total of 37 security fixes for vulnerabilities discovered by the company on its own and external security researchers.
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Wed, Oct 23, 2019
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My previous column on security metrics seemed to generate quite a bit of interest. This tells me that metrics is a topic that, while challenging, is also important and at the top of the priority list for security organizations.
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Wed, Oct 23, 2019
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Researchers have discovered a vulnerability in the Maxthon 5 Browser for Windows. Maxthon is a freeware browser developed by Maxthon Ltd, a firm headquartered in Beijing, China, and with offices in San Francisco, CA. Maxthon claims to be the default browser for 670 million worldwide users.
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Wed, Oct 23, 2019
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Vulnerabilities in Avast Antivirus, AVG Antivirus, and Avira Antivirus could allow an attacker to load a malicious DLL file in an effort to bypass defenses and escalate privileges, SafeBreach Labs security researchers discovered.
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Wed, Oct 23, 2019
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Several major tech and cybersecurity companies have joined forces for a new initiative called the Operational Technology Cyber Security Alliance (OTCSA), which aims to help industrial and critical infrastructure organizations address challenges related to OT security by providing guidance and resources.
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Wed, Oct 23, 2019
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Recent Gustuff Android banking Trojan campaigns featured an updated malware version, Cisco Talos security researchers report.
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Tue, Oct 22, 2019
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Microsoft is working with PC manufacturing and silicon partners to design devices with a more secure firmware layer.
The initiative aims to combat threats that are specifically targeting the firmware and operating system levels with the help of Secured-core PCs, devices that apply security best practices to firmware.
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Tue, Oct 22, 2019
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One the most significant challenges facing cybersecurity professionals today is the need to simplify and consolidate their existing cybersecurity infrastructure. This is a trend that I saw time and time again over my 33-year career at the National Security Agency (NSA) and USCYBERCOM.
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Tue, Oct 22, 2019
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A recently identified backdoor used by the China-linked Winnti hackers and which targets Microsoft SQL (MSSQL) is very stealthy, ESET's security researchers say.
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Tue, Oct 22, 2019
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Magecart is the umbrella term for a range of criminal groups that use software to perform digital credit card skimming. It isn't clear how many different Magecart groups are currently operating. There are some suggestions that there are dozens, but with counter-suggestions that some of these may be individual operators [...]

Tue, Oct 22, 2019
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