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  • Professional Penetration Testing, Second Edition

    07.04.2014

    Author: Thomas Wilhelm Pages: 464 Publisher: Syngress ISBN: 1597499935 Introduction Are you interested in a career in penetration testing, and don't know where to start? Here is a book that gathers all the relevant information in one place, and gives a good overview of what the job entails and what skills are needed.

  • University of Maryland sets concrete cybersecurity goals in wake of data breach

    27.02.2014

    The individuals affected in the recent data breach at the University of Maryland will be getting five instead of one year of free credit monitoring, the University's president Wallace D.

  • New free online software security training courses

    25.02.2014

    The Software Assurance Forum for Excellence in Code (SAFECode), a non-profit organization working to increase trust in technology products and services through the advancement of effective software assurance methods, announced that it has released new software security training courses as part of its online Security Engineering Training by SAFECode program.

  • Penetration testing: Accurate or abused?

    23.01.2014

    According to a recent Ponemon study, since 2010 cybercrime costs have climbed 78% and the time required to recover from a breach has increased 130%.

  • Bypassing security scanners by changing the system language

    25.10.2013

    A substantial security oversight is present in a variety of penetration testing tools, and it has to do with the different languages that a computer system can be set up to use, claimed and proved Trustwave researchers at the recently held Hack In The Box conference in Kuala Lumpur.




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USBdriveby: Compromising computers with a $20 microcontroller

Posted on 19 December 2014.  |  Security researcher Samy Kamkar has devised a fast and easy way to compromise an unlocked computer and open a backdoor on it: a simple and cheap ($20) pre-programmed Teensy microcontroller.


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