Reboot It! Episode 85 with Amanda Berlin - Mirai botnet co-authors plead guilty in US court

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Stories

Security bod uncovers 15-year-old macOS zero-day flaw

https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3023615/security-bod-uncovers-15-year-old-macos-zero-day-flaw

 

North Korean Hackers Hijack Computers to Mine Cryptocurrencies

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-02/north-korean-hackers-hijack-computers-to-mine-cryptocurrencies

 

Mirai botnet co-authors plead guilty in US court

https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3023120/mirai-botnet-co-authors-plead-guilty-in-us-court

 

Mirai: Student behind IoT malware used it in Minecraft server protection racket, claims Krebs

https://www.theinquirer.net/inquirer/news/3002896/mirai-student-behind-iot-malware-used-in-minecraft-server-protection-racket-claims-krebs

 

Former Rutgers student admits to creating code that crashed internet

http://www.nj.com/education/2017/12/rutgers_student_charged_in_series_of_cyber_attacks.html

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We Need a New FUD

http://daveshackleford.com/?p=1081

 

Serial Swatter “SWAuTistic” Bragged He Hit 100 Schools, 10 Homes

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/01/serial-swatter-swautistic-bragged-he-hit-100-schools-10-homes/

 

Shame: Richard 'Rick' Fisher Hayes

http://attrition.org/errata/shame/richard_hayes/

 

Massive child porn site is hiding in plain sight, and the owners behind it

https://sijmen.ruwhof.net/weblog/1782-massive-child-porn-site-is-hiding-in-plain-sight-and-the-owners-behind-it

 

';--have i been pwned? - Check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach

https://haveibeenpwned.com/