Hacking Wisdom
Follow
Find
4.9K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
onto Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Mining bitcoins on a Nintendo

Mining bitcoins on a Nintendo | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
His friends know [gbg] as an aficionado of just about anything with a 6502 processor in it. He's also interested in bitcoins. A while back, a friend asked if it would be possible to mine bitcoins with an old Nintendo Entertainment System.
more...
No comment yet.

From around the web

Hacking Wisdom
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Hacks on critical infrastructure are more common than you think

Hacks on critical infrastructure are more common than you think | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
54 percent of American firms have seen 'attempts to manipulate their equipment'
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Popular crypto app uses single-byte XOR and nowt else, hacker says

Popular crypto app uses single-byte XOR and nowt else, hacker says | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
First 1024 bits are scrambled. But after the credits, your sex tape is open to all
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Defeating Signed BIOS Enforcement | Hacking Wisdom

Many older BIOSes still in use today are writable, and they do not adequately protect themselves, preventing BIOS from getting compromised by backdoors installation that avoid integrity threats detection.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Fortinet Single Sign On Stack Overflow | Hacking Wisdom

There is a vulnerability in the message dispatcher used by FSSO Windows Active Directory and FSSO Novell eDirectory. Exploitation of this vulnerability might lead to a full network compromise.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Net Neutrality approved at last | Hacking Wisdom

The Federal Communications Commission Thursday approved the net neutrality rules with a vote that finds the fierce opposition of both telecom and cable companies.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Superfish, Komodia, PrivDog vulnerability test

Hacking Wisdom's insight:

verify if you are affected by Superfish AdWare

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Big Telecom tried to kill net neutrality before it was even a concept

Big Telecom tried to kill net neutrality before it was even a concept | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Opinion: Millions spent on campaigns, lobbying in bid to avoid common carrier label.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Obama turns back on spooks: 'I'm on the side of strong encryption'

Obama turns back on spooks: 'I'm on the side of strong encryption' | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
US prez still slags off Snowden despite odd remarks
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Canuck Bitcoin exchange gives up after security SNAFU

Canuck Bitcoin exchange gives up after security SNAFU | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Cavirtex sends back money after suspected password pop
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Biter bitten as hacker leaks source code for popular exploit kit

There is no honour among thieves
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

A MILLION Chrome users' data was sent to ONE dodgy IP address

A MILLION Chrome users' data was sent to ONE dodgy IP address | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Chocolate Factory stays silent as infosec bods reveal badness
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Firefox disables “opportunistic encryption” to fix HTTPS-crippling bug

Firefox disables “opportunistic encryption” to fix HTTPS-crippling bug | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it

Bug allowed attackers to use fake certificates to bypass HTTPS protections.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

The Equation group: questions and answers | Hacking Wisdom

As Kaspersky Labs’ Global Research & Analysis Team recently revealed, the Equation group is probably one of the most sophisticated cyber attack groups in the world, and they represent one of the most advanced threat actor ever seen.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Yoast Google Analytics Stored Cross Site Scripting | Hacking Wisdom

A security vulnerability in the plug-in allows an unauthenticated attacker to store arbitrary HTML, including JavaScript, in the WordPress administrator’s Dashboard on the target system.
The JavaScript will be triggered when an administrator views the plug-in’s settings panel. No further user interaction is required.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Health Information Privacy at stake | Hacking Wisdom

According to a study, a significant percentage of health-related websites using third-party ads, are prone to sensitive information leakage, potentially revealing visitors’ health interests.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Mozilla's Flash-killer 'Shumway' appears in Firefox nightlies

Mozilla's Flash-killer 'Shumway' appears in Firefox nightlies | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Open source SWF player promises alternative to Adobe's endless security horror
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Windows 10 to adopt Fido post-password protection

Windows 10 to adopt Fido post-password protection | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Soon you won't have to remember your mother-in-law's middle name backwards*
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Suite of Sophisticated Nation-State Attack Tools Found With Connection to Stuxnet | WIRED

Suite of Sophisticated Nation-State Attack Tools Found With Connection to Stuxnet | WIRED | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
CANCUN, Mexico—The last two years have been filled with revelations about NSA surveillance activities and the sophisticated spy tools the agency uses to take control of everything from individual systems to entire networks. Now it looks like researchers at Kaspersky Lab may have uncovered some of these NSA tools in the wild on customer machines,…
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

Lenovo installs adware on customer laptops and compromises ALL SSL.

Lenovo installs adware on customer laptops and compromises ALL SSL. | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
A pretty shocking thing came to light this evening - Lenovo is installing adware that uses a "man-in-the-middle" attack to break secure connections on affected laptops in order to access sensitive ...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Hacking Wisdom
Scoop.it!

One-Bit To Rule Them All: Bypassing Windows’ 10 Protections using a Single Bit - Breaking Malware

One-Bit To Rule Them All: Bypassing Windows’ 10 Protections using a Single Bit - Breaking Malware | Hacking Wisdom | Scoop.it
Introduction Today, Microsoft released their latest Patch Tuesday. This Patch includes a fix for vulnerability CVE-2015-0057, an IMPORTANT-rated exploitable vulnerability which we responsibly disclosed to Microsoft a few months ago. As part of our research, we revealed this... Read More
more...
No comment yet.