Lynis v2.0.0- Security auditing and hardening tool

New release for Lynis an auditing tool for Unix. It scans the system and available software to detect security issues. Beside security related information it will also scan for general system information, installed packages and configuration mistakes. This software aims

Netcrypt- .NET executable packer

Netcrypt A proof-of-concept packer for .NET executables, designed to provide a starting point to explain the basic principles of runtime packing. It is a full implementation of a simple .NET PE file packer, which doesn’t use native code, and with

TrendMicro Reports An Increase in Macro-based Spams

Macro have been used to automate certain tasks with Microsoft office applications like Microsoft Word documents and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets. cyber-criminals have been using this to include their malicious script and embed them with macros. TrendMicro have released a new

honggfuzz – general-purpose fuzzer

honggfuzz is a general-purpose, easy-to-use fuzzer that supplies and modifies input to a test program and utilize the ptrace() API/POSIX signal interface to detect and log crashes. some of the features: Easy setup: No complicated configuration files or setup necessary

New release for OpenSSL to fix several security vulnerabilities

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Heartbleed OpenSSL security vulnerability is still not the last vulnerability we see for OpenSSL but we continue to find new and critical security issues in OpenSSL library. New security advisory have been published that include several high severity vulnerabilities that

CiscoRouter- Tool for scanning Cisco router products over SSH

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Cisco routers may have security vulnerabilities or misconfiguration that allow attacker to change or control the device remotely. if you are looking to scan cisco router device you can check CiscoRouter. CiscoRouter is a tool for scanning Cisco-based routers over

SXSW Spotlight: The Security Side of Wearable Tech

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With the Apple Watch set to storm the smartwatch market in April, the security implications of new wearable devices will be the focus of a workshop at this year’s SXSW Interactive. Under Secretary for Science and Technology Dr. Reginald Brothers