Monday, October 21, 2013

Digital Attack Map for DDoS

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It'is such a long time DDoS appeared on the threat landscape scenario, but they still continue to be on the edge. It was 2006 when I engineered a DDoS mitigation solution to protect the IP backbone infrastructure of one of the leading telco provider in Europe, and years later that solution was used to protect a bunch of website of end customers, targeted from hacktivists.

Today, Google in collaboration with Arbor Networks, the leading technology provider of solution for DDoS Mitigation, has released a very cool website, giving us live data of DDoS attack arou d the world

Don't loose it, navigate into the Threat Landscape Channel of the Cybersecurity APP



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Wednesday, October 9, 2013

"WhatsApp chats should be 'considered compromised', researcher says" @SCMagazine \ available on #cybersecurity APP for iOS & Android

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Oh oh, I know lots of people which will get worried after reading this....Whatsapp has become the major alternative to SMS....so so popular !!

The old fashioned SMS is expensive (compared to Whatsapp chat) but should we expect to see people going back ?? Anyway you should not forget the recent Belgacom case...just to remind you that this kind of things may happen also with traditional public communication services


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Tuesday, October 8, 2013

"Hackers target high profile domains" via @Securelist | available on #cybersecurity APP for iOS & Android

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Recently defeacements are using DNS hijacking as vector attack. Using such vector attacks can be very effective and can be very tough for the target to mitigate the effects, since it could take a long time to engage the actors that should help, and it takes time to propagate changes in the DNS chain. Moreover it doens't matter if the target has adoped significant security measures to protect his website, but which domain register has chosen !

Today we've registered a few significant target, such as Whatsapp, Avira, AVG