Showing 7 results for: September 2011 ×Security Research ×

Blinkie Lights howto by nosteve

At DEF CON 19, I showed a project that uses an LED matrix to display network sessions. The goal of the project is to help people visualize what their box is doing. Due to the visual nature of this project,...

Trustwave Releases New ModSecurity Rules and Support

ModSecurity is the most popular open source web application firewall (WAF) deployed today. We receive thousands of downloads each month from our main repository alone. It is estimated that there are over 1 million sites on the internet using it...

Analyzing PDF Malware - Part 1

Background I'd like to think that security awareness has gotten to the point where the average end user thinks twice before opening an 'exe' file sent to them as an email attachment. I like to think that. I really do....

Advanced BNAT in the Wild

Just this week, we were asked to help out with some "TCP weirdness" that was identified out on a customer site during a penetration test. A port was identified as open, but when attempting to connect to the port, the...

Morto: More than Meets the Eye

There's been a lot of talk the past week or so about Morto. For those unfamiliar or unaware, Morto is a tricky little worm which looks for instances of Remote Desktop exposed online with weak Administrator passwords. How weak you...