Gone in 60 milliseconds: Offensive security in the serverless age (Rich Jones)

Recommended Reading: Serverless Security, Application Security and Other Serverless Related Topics

From time to time, I’m getting asked to recommend books, articles, blog posts or conference talks related to AWS lambda security, serverless security, application security, and security testing. I decided to put ...

The Top 15 Must-Have Books in InfoSec

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16th March 2018 resources updates

Added to the AMD section of the Meltdown/Spectre resource page, which for administrative reasons has now been moved here. [16th March 2018] Not Meltdown/Spectre, but allegedly similar issues: Richi Jennings for Tech ...

12th March 2018 resources updates

Specific Ransomware Families and Types The Register: Cavalry riding to the rescue of DDOS-deluged memcached users – “Attacks tapering, as experts argue over ‘kill switch'” ESET: New DDoS attack method breaks record ...

8th March 2018 resources updates

Specific Ransomware Families and Types Bruce Schneier: New DDoS Reflection-Attack Variant SecurityWeek: Memcached DDoS Attack ‘Kill Switch’ Found ZDnet: Memcached DDoS: This ‘kill switch’ can stop attacks dead in their tracks Ransomware ...

March 5th 2018 resources update

Update to Ransomware Recovery and Prevention For Tripwire, Paul Norris writes about How PCI/DSS Compliance Can Protect Your Systems against New Ransomware Threats. His take on the history of ransomware is a ...

March 3rd 2018 resources update

Updates to Specific Ransomware Families and Types: Kieren McCarthy for The Register: It’s begun: ‘First’ IPv6 denial-of-service attack puts IT bods on notice Brian Krebs: Powerful New DDoS Method Adds Extortion “Attackers ...

March 2nd 2018 resources update

Meltdown/Spectre – Related Resources John Cable: Update on Spectre and Meltdown security updates for Windows devices (in ‘Microsoft’ section Commentary from The Register: Microsoft lobs Skylake Spectre microcode fixes out through its ...

March 1st 2018 resources update

CRYPTOCURRENCY/CRYPTO-MINING NEWS AND RESOURCES Josh Grunzweig for Palo Alto/Unit 42: Monero Miners Continue to Plague Users via Russian BitTorrent Site – “The latest identified threat comes in the form of a Russian ...

February 28th 2018 resources updates

Updates to RYPTOCURRENCY/CRYPTO-MINING NEWS AND RESOURCES Ana Dascalescu for Heimdal: What Is Cryptojacking And How To Avoid This Attack – “Find out what blockchain is, why criminals want Monero coins and how ...