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Richard Montano
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Compromised DVR's being used to attack NAS's. Seriously this was the stuff of science fiction a few years ago. 

https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/More+Device+Malware+This+is+why+your+DVR+attacked+my+Synology+Disk+Station+and+now+with+Bitcoin+Miner+/17879
SANS Internet Storm Center - A global cooperative cyber threat / internet security monitor and alert system. Featuring daily handler diaries with summarizing and analyzing new threats to networks and internet security events.
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Microsoft releases patch for IE8 vulnerability currently being exploited in the wild. 

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-038
This security update resolves one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the current user. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with ad...
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Sadly IE8 still had over 12% of the market share in the last 12 months. :/
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New version of Cuckoo sandbox released. If you haven't checked out Cuckoo box for malware analysis in the past. I suggest giving it a try it really makes analysis easier.


http://cuckoosandbox.org/2013-04-15-cuckoo-sandbox-06.html
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Reports coming out saying that Black hole exploit kit creator Paunch was arrested in Russia. 
A few hours ago, a tweet from Maarten Boone, a security researcher at Fox-IT, a Dutch security firm reports that Blackhole exploit kit author Paunch and partners were arrested in Russia.
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I just had a call from "Windows technical support". I have been waiting two years to get one of these scammers to call me so I could screw with them and they end up with a bad connection and hang up. Well either way I will have my VM ready if they call back. 
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