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Security Issues for 9/01/2010

1. More Social networking scams: There is a shocking hidden message on Coca-cola logo scam and other Facebook scams - http://www.sophos.com/blogs/gc/g/2010/08/31/shocking-hidden-message-cocacola-logo-facebook-scams/

2. According to the latest reports misconfigured networks are the main cause of breaches - http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=9801

3. This month kicks off a month of bugs, supposedly security researchers are preparing to disclose a lot of recently found bugs - http://www.computerworld.com/s/article/9182999/Researchers_slate_month_of_bugs_launch_for_Wednesday?source=rss_security

4. A Windows PowerShell Blackhole Tool to help you blacklist domains you wish to block in your networks - http://www.darknet.org.uk/2010/09/windows-powershell-dns-server-blackhole-tool-blacklist-domains/

5. USB Flash Drives could be your network's weakest link - http://www.darkreading.com/vulnerability_management/security/storage/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=227200081&cid=RSSfeed

6. The top Scams found on the Web - http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=9808&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+HelpNetSecurity+%28Help+Net+Security%29

7. The latest on the Window's Dll vulnerability - http://krebsonsecurity.com/2010/09/ms-fix-shores-up-security-for-windows-users/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+KrebsOnSecurity+%28Krebs+on+Security%29 and http://blogs.technet.com/b/srd/archive/2010/08/23/an-update-on-the-dll-preloading-remote-attack-vector.aspx and http://blogs.technet.com/b/msrc/archive/2010/08/31/update-on-security-advisory-2269673.aspx

8. Eight free virtual appliances for VMware - http://www.networkworld.com/reviews/2010/090110-eight-great-virtual-appliances-for.html?source=nww_rss

Posted by Tony Kasyan on September 02, 2010, in Handlers Log.