Friday 8 July 2022

STUPID Microsoft U-Turn: Unblocks Malicious Macros in Office - Security Boulevard

VBA FAIL 365: Microsoft stunned security professionals by reversing a change that prevents Office from auto-running macros. So don’t expect the malware problem to improve any time soon.

Thursday 7 July 2022

Dev Job Phisher Steals $540M | Patch OpenSSL NOW | Systemd Dev Joins Microsoft -

Be great in act, as you have been in thought:

Devs: Don’t do DIY cryptography — Police CyberAlarm shows why - ReversingLabs

Wake up—don’t snooze: It’s a truism often repeated: Don’t roll your own cryptography! There are countless traps laying in wait for the unwary—so stick to trusted, tested libraries and beware the unknown unknowns.

Tuesday 5 July 2022

‘ChinaDan’ Hacks 1 BILLION Police Records from Shanghai: 23TB of PII for Sale - Security Boulevard

CCP LOL—SHGA PII BBQ: “China’s Largest Data Leak” is causing a kerfuffle in Beijing. A hacker calling themself ChinaDan is holding 23 terabytes of personal data for ransom.