Hacking, AppSec, and Bug Bounty newsletter
2017-10-18 | Flash 0-Day, ROCA, and Google’s Advanced Protection
Wednesday, October 18
Flaaaash CVE-2017-11292. No patch as of yet. But, good news, Chrome blocks older, vulnerable versions of Flash from loading.
SSRF at iris.lystit.com [11 upvotes] - $100 bounty for this report to Lyst by @tripwire.
[Markdown] Stored XSS via character encoding parser bypass [5 upvotes] - no bounty for this report to GitLab by @ysx.
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TWEET OF THE DAY
I don't need to client side when I can server side - @naffy
OTHER ARTICLES WE’RE READING
ROCA: Vulnerable RSA generation (CVE-2017-15361): Gov security tokens vulnerability.
Google’s advanced protection - phishing proof?
Rod J. Rosenstein of the DOJ speech on VDP and more at Global Cybersecurity Summit
A look at “hack back”
KRACK impacts on IoT… we’ll be dealing with this for a while
The twitter thread that rules all twitter threads. Well done @jschauma
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