Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nasty Snifula Trojan starts targeting users in Japan

New Snifula Trojan variant have been spotted by Symantec Security Response team in Japan. the malware have compromised more than 30 financial entities with 12 regional agencies across the country. the malware was firstly discovered in 2006 and were used

ShazzleMail- Application to maintain your email privacy

Today we see more of new services that offer anonymous surfing and mailing. this because many online service store users information on their systems and this makes end users not safe from reusing the data in the future. ShazzleMail is one

More Self-XSS Scams Targeting Facebook Accounts

Social networks continue to be one of the resources that cyber criminal use to promote their attacks. Self-XSS is a new way used by hackers to compromise accounts on Facebook. the attack consist of malicious JavaScript or client-side that will be

New release Kali Linux 1.0.8

New release have been announced for Kali Linux a distribution that include more then 300 penetration testing tools. the new version is  Kali Linux 1.0.8 and allow user to have the full system embedded in a USB device. This will

Rekall Memory Forensic Framework

Rekall Framework is an open source collection of tools that you can use for Forensics analyses. the program is based on Python and allow to have a full visibility for system state memory (RAM). Rekall runs on any platform that

Malware compromise online payment 2 factor authentication process

New malicious attack have been observed by TrendMicro and targeting Swiss bank customers, Attackers are able to use a sophisticated malware that intercept SMS tokens and change domain name configuration to redirect victims to non legitimate website. This to allow

Lynis v1.5.7- Security auditing and hardening tool

Hardening operating system is important to protect your environment against any compromise. one of the open source tools that you can use for hardening Unix and Linux based systems is Lynis. Lynis will run several hundreds of tests and perform