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Security News #0x1B: The Vacation Edition

A bit light this week, as I have been traveling, vacationing, and visiting family…

I get back to the office tomorrow, which is the day that Backtrack 5 R3 is released. Coincidence?

  • Unallocated space is running a workshop on Armitage and Cobalt Strike.
  • The latest piece of malware with apparent ties to nation-states is Gauss.
  • Blizzard joins the list of companies to get their password hashes hacked.
  • Metasploit now has a module for MS10-092, one of the 0-days exploited by Stuxnet. It allows privilege escalation to a SYSTEM account.
  • While I am thinking about Metasploit, here is the latest top-10 list of searched metasploit modules.
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