AboutDFIR Site Content Update 4/23/22

Big thing right up front - this is the last site update before the Forensic 4:Cast nominations close -  click here to nominate your favorite or most useful resources!  Annual Industry Reports- new entries added - RIA, Arctic Wolf, and Meta Jobs - new entries added - Raytheon Intelligence & Space, Zachary Piper Solutions, Cognizant, Kyndryl, and Center for Internet Security Tools & Artifacts - Windows - new entries added - Windows Registry, a graphing…
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InfoSec News Nuggets 01/26/2022

EU to fund bug bounty programs for LibreOffice, Mastodon, three others The European Union will fund a bug bounty program for five open source projects that are heavily used by public services across the EU. The five programs include LibreOffice, a document editing app and a free alternative to Microsoft Office; Mastodon, a web-based utility for hosting your private social network; Odoo, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) application; Cryptopad, an app exchanging encrypted messages; and LEOS, a software designed to…
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InfoSec News Nuggets 11/19/2021

UK and US join forces to strike back in cyber-space The US and UK are joining forces to "impose consequences" on their shared adversaries who conduct malicious cyber-activities. The combined action would address "evolving threats with a full range of capabilities", they said. The shared adversaries were not named but the announcement follows increasing concern over Russia-based ransomware. The plan was discussed last week at an annual meeting of intelligence chiefs, in the US. Gen…
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InfoSec News Nuggets 04/23/2021

1 - Researchers Secretly Tried To Add Vulnerabilities to Linux Kernel, Ended Up Getting Banned The Linux kernel is one of the largest software projects in the modern history; with a gigantic 28 millions lines of code. Contributors from all over the world and from different fields submit a large number of patches each day to the Linux kernel maintainers, so that they get reviewed before being officially merged to the official Linux kernel tree.…
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