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On Stuxnet, the ASP.NET Vulnerability and the Return of Unofficial Patches

Threatpost editors Dennis Fisher and Paul Roberts talk about the revelation that Stuxnet included four previously unknown flaws, the padding oracle attack on ASP.NET Web apps and the return of unofficial patches for zero
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HD Moore on the Windows DLL Vulnerability

Categories: Podcasts, Vulnerabilities

Dennis Fisher talks with HD Moore about the newly discovered DLL load vulnerability in Windows, which affects several dozen applications and can be used by attackers to silently compromise remote machines, as well as the guidance and workarounds that Microsoft is offering for users and developers

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On the Network Solutions Hack and Smartphone Attacks

In the long-awaited return of the News Wrap podcast, Threatpost’s newest editor, Paul Roberts, makes his debut as he and Dennis Fisher discuss the Network Solutions parked domains hack, the troubling attacks emerging on smartphone platforms and the odd story of a Trojan-infected PC being linked to a 2008 airplane crash.

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Alex Hutton on the Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report

Dennis Fisher talks with Alex Hutton of the Verizon Business RISK team about the new Data Breach Investigations Report, the involvement of the Secret Service in this year’s report and the need for more and better data on attacks and successful defenses.

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Paul Judge and David Maynor on Twitter Crime and Searching for Malware

Categories: Podcasts, Web Security

[img_assist|nid=5901|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Dennis Fisher talks with Paul Judge and David Maynor of Barracuda about new research the pair will be presenting at BSides Las Vegas and Defcon this week on the start of a reputation system for Twitter accounts, how attackers use search engines to spread malware and what kinds of sites are most likely to be serving you SEO-related malware.

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Dino Dai Zovi on Return-Oriented Exploitation and Bug Bounties

Categories: Podcasts, Vulnerabilities

[img_assist|nid=5885|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Dennis Fisher talks with independent security researcher Dino Dai Zovi about his upcoming Black Hat talk on return-oriented exploitation, the value of exploit mitigations such as DEP and ASLR, the new crop of vendor bug bounties and why we don’t have any good data on zero-day attacks.

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Caleb Sima on Armorize’s Black Hat Talk Being Pulled

[img_assist|nid=5747|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=95|height=95]Dennis Fisher talks with Caleb Sima of Armorize about the company’s scheduled talk at Black Hat on China’s cyber army being canceled under pressure from the governments of China and Taiwan.Talk on Chinese Cyber Army Pulled From Black Hat

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