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Paul's Security Weekly - Episode 367 for Thursday March 27th, 2014
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- Paul is speaking at the Northeast Linux Fest which will be held on April 8th of 2014 at Harvard University, April 7-8 at SOURCE Boston (stay tuned to win a free SOURCE Boston ticket!), Charlotte ISSA conference on April 24, and the NOLA conference in New Orleans in June.
- How I got root with Sudo | Securus Global Blog - Some old tricks, such as when people still think its a good idea to sudo a shell script owned by root, which maybe calls a different shell script. Or give sudo to a script that does not yet exist.
- Redpoint: Discover & Enumerate BACnet Devices - Really neat to see this research, and glad they are doing it. BACnet is a common protocol used by building control systems. This means, you may have it in your environment. If you are not looking for it, you may not even know you have it. Now some Nmap nse scripts exist to find it. Sweet.
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