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Corporate Business Impact of Newest Shadow Brokers Dump

Yesterday, the Shadow Brokers released the password for the encrypted zip file they seeded last year (link). This release gives threat intelligence teams unprecedented insight into the capabilities of the Equation Group Hackers.  The dump appears to contain only Linux and Unix tools and exploits, so organizations running only Windows don’t need to react to […]

Rendition InfoSec Founder Jake Williams To Teach At SANS 2017

Rendition InfoSec Founder Jake Williams To Teach At SANS 2017 Leading information security industry expert to teach SANS Institute’s most advanced course, Advanced Exploit Development for Penetration Testers (SEC760). Augusta, Georgia – April 5, 2017 – Rendition Infosec, the nation’s leading provider of information security solutions and consultation, today announced that company founder Jake Williams […]

In Your Face – Securing Digital Displays

On Monday, a large publicly visible art exhibit in Spain that normally shows projections of modern art displayed pornography for 45 minutes.  Per this story (in Spanish), the taxi drivers who viewed the porn while waiting for riders at a nearby train station were thrilled (pun definitely intended), but most people were understandably not happy.  The […]

Wikileaks and the Marble Framework

This week, Wikileaks released CIA’s Marble framework.  As Rendition Infosec works with many organizations on security and threat intelligence, we have been fielding calls asking what the release means for businesses. WikiLeaks suggests that the Marble framework can be used to confuse analysts into attributing CIA malware to Russia or China.  Many of our customers […]

Implications of the SHA-1 collision

Last week, Rendition Infosec founder Jake Williams educated the community about the implications of the recent announcement that Google has created the first SHA-1 collision.  After the announcement, many in the community blew the news completely out of proportion.  Noting that there was more misinformation than correct information about the collision, Mr. Williams created a no-FUD […]