Geekiest Techno News

The Volatility Foundation is thrilled to announce the official release of Volatility 2.3! While the main goal of this release was Mac OS X (x86, x64) and Android Arm support, They have also included a number of other exciting new capabilities! Highlights of this release include: Mac OS X: * New MachO address space for 32-bit and 64-bit  [ Read More ]

Ars Technica reports that when the U.S.S. Zumwalt (DDG 1000) puts to sea later this year, it will be different from any other ship in the Navy’s fleet in many ways. The $3.5 billion ship is designed for stealth, survivability, and firepower, and it’s packed with advanced technology. And at the heart of its operations  [ Read More ]

Computer nerds at Chaos Computer CLub (CCC) have successfully hacked the Iphones 5 Fingerprint Scanner with materials that can be found in almost every household Video:- How to PWN :- [Link] First, the fingerprint of the enroled user is photographed with 2400 dpi resolution. The resulting image is then cleaned up, inverted and laser printed with  [ Read More ]

Lee7s this is some epic piece of  port scanner I have seen in A while after Nmap. MASSCAN: Mass IP port scanner claims to be the fastest port scanner yet and is able to scan the enitre internet in under 6 minutes (0.0′). On top of that its a cross platform. According the dev of this  [ Read More ]

Google has surprised us all yet again, the firm had previously indicated that version 4.4 of the OS would be Key Lime Pie but instead they have chosed to change the “K” release of Android to Kit Kat because, “we realized that very few people actually know the taste of a Key lime pie,” said John  [ Read More ]

Mozilla’s CEO, New Head of AVG

AVG, the well-known global free security suites has decided to have Mozilla’s former chief executive, Gary Kovacs, be its new commander. After several months of departing from Mozilla as the CEO, Kovacs came to AVG. J.R. Smith, AVG’s previous CEO shifted to a more advisory position with the company this past March. This was decided  [ Read More ]

Nato urges military to recruit white hat hacker army

Nato is declaring the skills of ethical hackers as a necessity and an important weapon against the anti-black hat war. Jamie Shea, Nato’s deputy assistant secretary general released a statement in a video reviewing the exploration on the ethical hacker community. “In order to have a defence you need to have a much wider group  [ Read More ]

This site was created by Prof Xiuwen Liu who teaches Offensive security at Florida state University (FSU). It teaches a wide range of things like Ethics of hacking, code auditing, Reverse engineering, Exploit Dev, Networking and more. It is a great overview of Offensive Security with videos and even has assignments you can do to  [ Read More ]

A halt has been placed on Lenovo from supplying kit for the high level secret networks of western intelligence agencies post revelations of security concerns (emerged) when backdoor vulnerabilities were discovered as per recent new reports. Unidentified sources of intelligence and defence in both the UK and Australia confirmed to the AFR (Australian Financial review)  [ Read More ]

Kali Linux Summer Update Release (v1.0.4)

Uber lee7s at offensive Security have released an update Of kali linux just before the Famous Defcon and Black Hat. You do not need to re-download Kali Linux 1.0.4 if you already have it installed. A regular “apt-get update && apt-get dist-upgrade” will do the job of getting you to the latest and greatest! A  [ Read More ]