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ThreatSTOP blocking Superfish

At ThreatSTOP we have been reading about the Lenovo/Superfish adware security hole with amazement. Not so much at the enormous gaping hole that has been discovered (sadly that seems to be SOP at too many places) but at the way that the various parties involved have… 161 more words

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Ramifications of the Anthem hack

The Anthem hack has been getting a lot of news coverage because it is one of the larger data breaches in recent years. Of course it is in fairly good company (Sony, Home Depot, Target spring to mind) but it has some features that are unique. 317 more words

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Another reason to block China

There have been a number of reports in the last week or two of websites that are apparently being DDoSed from IP addresses in the PRC. 338 more words

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ThreatSTOP blocking Shellshock (Bash) scanners

Over the last 36 hours ThreatSTOP has identified a number of hosts that are attempting to scan for (and then exploit) the Shellshock bash vulnerability… 506 more words

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ThreatSTOP adds active Heartbleed attacker list to our feeds

Over the last 36 hours ThreatSTOP has identified a number of hosts that are attempting to scan for the Heartbleed* openSSL vulnerability. This is due to data received from from malware researchers we know as well as visitors to some honeypots we set up ourselves. 486 more words

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ThreatSTOP blocking Heartbleed

It looks like ThreatSTOP has been protecting our service provider customers from the Heartbleed vulnerability* for some time now.

Although the vulnerability was announced on Monday, it has been reported as having been under active attack for a couple of weeks according to Seacat, who… 511 more words

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