This Recon 2014 talk presents a firmware attack on an off-the-shelf hard drive. The implemented backdoor is capable of exfiltrating any data stored on the hard drive, through a network connection, without any modification of the system’s operating system or software...
LIFX bulbs connect to a WiFi network in order to allow them to be controlled using a smart phone application. The research presented was performed against version 1.1 of the LIFX firmware.
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rcrypt is a Windows PE binary crypter (a type of packer) written by Rage that has a bunch of features and makes use of timelock techniques to cause a delay in execution. This delay can cause analysis to fail on time constrained systems such as on disk scanners. rcrypt can pack exes and dll files. It bypasses KAV and many other Avs.
One of my friends released a modded version of Samiux’s original heartbleed script to run over Tor and also tweaked it a bit to improve speed and stability. Check it out. https://github.com/mb1689/tortbleed/ Should be added to Samiux’s repo soon
A massive vulnerability has been found in OpenSSL, the open-source software package broadly used to encrypt Web communications...
Symantec analyzed the ransomware called CryptoDefense. Apparently, CryptoDefense uses Microsoft’s infrastructure and Windows API to generate the RSA 2048 encryption and decryption keys. The author only hands over the private key to decrypt the data when a $500 ransom is paid in Bitcoin within four days...
One of my favorite tools, Offline NT Password & Registry Editor, finally got an update last month after a 4 yr hiatus. The new version includes support for Win8.1 and a working promote user to admin feature among other fixes. Download it from ::HERE::
For those wanting more secure SMS convos, TextSecure has been added to CyanogenMod :::More Info Here:::