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News for The Golden Triangle Area in Mississippi

Android tablets at Best Buy, Target, Amazon, Walmart found to include major security flaws, malware

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Kevin Gregg - By Daniel Eran Dilger Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 01:14 pm PT (04:14 pm ET) IDC: Tablet market suffers massive slowdown in 2014, Apple's iPad not immune Yeah sorry but anyone who buys these things ...

DoubleDirect – Zimperium Discovers Full-Duplex ICMP Redirect Attacks in the Wild › Zimperium Blog

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Kevin Gregg - By: Esteban Pellegrino, Zuk Avraham, Patrick Murray and Rachel Ackerly. Zimperium Mobile Security Labs have investigated during the last year a new type of attack technique in the wild being exploi...

SandWorm’s target: A patch history of Object Packa... - HP Enterprise Business Community

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Kevin Gregg - Last Patch Tuesday (that is, November 11, 2014), Microsoft released MS14-064, a security patch for a SandWorm 0-day vulnerability. They had also previously patched the vulnerability with the Octobe...

Metasploit: R7-2014-18: Hikvision DVR Devices -...

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Kevin Gregg - Rapid7 Labs has found multiple vulnerabilities in Hikvision DVR (Digital Video Recorder) devices such as the DS-7204 and other models in the same product series that allow a remote attacker to gain...

Speakers (preliminary) - DeepSec IDSC 2014 Europe

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Kevin Gregg - IPv6 deployment is rising every single day; Specifically, according to the statistics and the trends of the Internet Society, “2013 marked the third straight year IPv6 use on the global Internet ha...

Kevin Gregg

Entrepreneur and business developer. Owner-operator of Infination Technology Solutions. Enjoy sports, music, humor, information services/security, privacy, and truth. Interested in protecting critical infrastructure, cybercrime, hacking, business ethics, international law, freedoms & justice.

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The Boardtown Blast is a Beacon and Bugle for the Golden Triangle Area in North Mississippi. Enjoy a 'sip of our unique brand of Oddfellows Ale. Headquartered in Possum Town, The Blast covers events from LeFleur's Bluff to New Orleans, back up to Memphis, all along the Mississippi River, and up and down the Natchez Trace. Our primary focus is local event promotion, including but not limited to: sports, music, technology, education, business, real estate, health, arts, culture, entertainment, travel, science, and various happenings in all parts of society from many unique voices in our region.  Enjoy!

Regin: Nation-state ownage of GSM networks - Securelist

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Kevin Gregg - In the spring of 2012, following a Kaspersky Lab presentation on the unusual facts surrounding the Duqu malware, a security researcher contacted us and mentioned that Duqu reminded him of another h...

craigslist DNS Outage

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Kevin Gregg - At approximately 5pm PST Sunday evening the craigslist domain name service (DNS) records maintained at one of our domain registrars were compromised, diverting users to various non-craigslist sites...

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