Episode 2.8 – NSA and Exploit Tools, Petya, Russia, and Ransomware, systemd, Deathstar, and Office persistence methods

Welcome to the Trusted Security Podcast – a podcast dedicated to bringing the latest news on information security and the industry. This episode features the following members: Dave Kennedy, Ben Tenjamin, Geoff Walton, Chris Prewitt, Justin Bollinger

Show links:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/can-cia-nsa-be-trusted-cyber-hacking-tools-n778731

https://www.theverge.com/2017/7/2/15910826/nato-response-petya-attack-state-actor-russia-ukraine

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cyber-energy-idUSKBN19L2Z9

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/systemd-bug-lets-attackers-hack-linux-boxes-via-malicious-dns-packets/

http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/E/EU_RUSSIA_KASPERSKY?SITE=KVUE&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE=DEFAULT

https://www.binarydefense.com/petya-ransomware-without-fluff/

Tool Time Notes:

https://github.com/byt3bl33d3r/DeathStar

https://labs.mwrinfosecurity.com/blog/add-in-opportunities-for-office-persistence/

Download Episode 2.8 here.