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ContraRisk Security Podcast 0006: #BlackHatEU – Kali Linux

» Listen now or download on the podcasts page » Offensive Security used Black Hat Europe in Amsterdam to launch the next incarnation of its popular pen-testing Linux distribution. BackTrack has now become Kali – a name derived from a warlike god or an African word meaning ‘hot’ or ‘fierce’ – take your pick. It represents a somewhat surprising change in direction…. Read more »

UPnP and the communication problem

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HD Moore of Metasploit fame publishes a blog post about Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) vulnerabilities and now the Twittersphere is burning with prognostications of doom. The blog post is based on some very interesting research by Rapid7 which does indeed make for worrying reading. But for me, the part that raises the greatest concern is the appendix. In it, Rapid7 lists previous research… Read more »