Flaw on a custom software puts million users data at risk

It was a Friday of last May. A client pulled me from the air conditioner to meet him. His department took over the website’s company from another team. His company is service provider and the website is a portal that is serving over 1 million customers natonalwide. Through the portal, user can view their spend . And he needs the support from us to penetrate the security matters of the portal: finding the security weakness, showoff the data leakage if any and suggest the solution.

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Kiểm thử bảo mật và đánh giá an toàn thông tin

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Q: Gần đây tôi nghe nhiều người nhắc tới thuật ngữ Pentest, kiểm thử bảo mật, thuật ngữ đó nghĩa là gì vậy chị?
A: Pentest là hoạt động đánh giá sức khỏe của hệ thống thông tin dựa trên kỹ thuật thử nghiệm tấn công hệ thống. Hệ thống có thể hiểu là website, máy chủ, mạng,… và thậm chí cả con người. Continue reading

PyAna

Shellcode analysis is not trivial. Static analysis is ineffective and easily to be defeated. Moreover, static analysis tools are usually not free. Dynamic analysis requires the shellcode to be loaded into another process in an appropriate environment, which is often a virtual machine.

In this presentation we introduce PyAna, a new tool that aims to make it easier to analyze shellcode. PyAna uses the Unicorn framework to emulate CPU, and creates a virtual Windows process, into which the shellcode is injected and analyzed. This allows automating the analysis, and provides a flexible and light-weight environment without requiring virtual machines.

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Initial Winnti analysis against Vietnam game company

Abstract:

The malware, designed by human, often inhabits the servers to steal the information and to destroy the computer systems.

This analysis aims to find out, in the case of the company (real name is not exposed by the permission), how the malware infected the server, and to assess the malware’s relationship with external objects.

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