The NSA released a video demonstrating many attack vectors including VMEscape. The video stars ShmooCon’s Bruce and Miami’s Immunity Canvas software. Check it out.
Hacker Halted 2010 presentations are up. If you were able to attend you know there were a few good talks. The event went way better than last years and EC-Council is making Miami, FL their home town for this conference. Check out the presentations here. Till next time,Jorge Orchilles
Microsoft announced today the Release Candidate (RC) of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1) to the public. For those unaware of how these software rollouts “work,” the RC release generally signals that a final build is almost ready. The only new features added to the SP1 are the Windows Server […]
This is a presentation I presented at Hacker Halted 2010: Vulnerability Ass… Penetrate What?
VMware has released a technical white paper titled: VMware vCloud Directory Security Hardening Guide which may be downloaded here. If you are looking into this technology definitely look into this: “The VMware® vCloud™ Director Security Hardening Guide helps users who are embarking into the journey of cloud computing understand key security elements and technologies found […]
VMware is ditching ESX for ESXi which is smaller and, best of all, free. I have been running ESX 4.0 as a virtual machine in Windows using VMware Workstation for some time now but was never able to get ESXi to run as a virtual machine. One of the students in the SANS Security 577: […]
After a long break from blogging mostly due to the fact that I finally published Microsoft Windows 7 Administrator’s Reference, finished a Master’s of Science in Management Information Systems, and was hired by a Fortune 20 financial institution to perform vulnerability assessment/ethical hacking/penetration testing, I am officially back to blogging! Many things coming soon: SANS […]
The South Florida ISSA April 2010 meeting will be held on April 15, 2010 from 3:30pm – 5:30pm at Nova Southeastern University – Carl DeSantis Bldg – Room TBA. As always, two great talks lined up. Daniel Molina from Kaspersky will talk on the cyber-threats that matter to your business followed by Kevin Noble’s Tool […]
I will be speaking tomorrow, April 8th, 2010 at the South Florida HIMSS event on Emerging Threats to Infrastructure followed by a panel discussion. Here is the info: Join us for our next SFLHIMSS meeting on Apr. 8, 2010 from 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM at VITAS and hear what the industry experts have to […]
Microsoft released a cumulative security update which resolves nine privately reported vulnerabilities and one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Internet Explorer. So patch now! The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on […]