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Revision as of 23:33, 14 January 2016

Paul's Security Weekly - Episode 447 - 6:00PM

Episode Media

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Intro, Sponsors & Announcements

Paul: This week, We interview Chis Domas.

Larry: Broadcasting live from G Unit Studios in Rhode Island, the show where exploits run wild, packets aren’t the only things getting sniffed, systems aren't the only things getting penetrated, functions are the only things getting wrapped, bits aren't the only things getting banged and the cocktails flow steady its Paul’s Security Weekly!


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Larry: Here's your host, here's a man who has no idea what he's going to say, eh?, Paul Asadoorian!

Paul: Hello everyone and welcome to Paul's Security Weekly - Episode 447 for Thursday, January 14th 2016


Interview: Chis Domas - 6:05PM-7:00PM

Coming Soon

Chris Domas is an embedded systems engineer and cyber security researcher, focused on innovative approaches to low level hardware and software RE and exploitation.

The M/o/Vfuscator:

  • World's first single instruction C compiler
  • Based on a proof that the "mov" instruction is Turing-complete
  • Takes C code and compiles it into only "mov" instructions (unconditional data transfers on x86)
  • Proved the Turing-completeness of the x86 instructions: xor, adc, add, xadd, sub, sbb, and others & allows compiling to wide variety of single and dual instruction targets
  • Illustrated applications in hidden computation, code obfuscation, anti-reverse engineering

The Memory Sinkhole:



Stories of the Week - 7:00PM-8:00PM

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Paul's Stories

  1. DSA-3444 wordpress - security update
  2. Fortinet SSH Backdoor Found In Firewalls
  3. Was Sean Penn really responsible for El Chapo’s arrest? | Fusion
  4. Denial-of-Service Flaw Patched in DHCP
  5. Curious Tale of a Microsoft Silverlight Zero Day
  6. "Adobe Patches Code Execution Flaws in Reader
  7. The Infamous 'Hacker Manifesto' Just Turned 30
  8. $30 Webcam Spun Into Persistent Network Backdoor
  9. Microsoft finally has a proper way to opt out of Windows 7/8 to Windows 10 upgrades
  10. Why thinking like a criminal is good for security
  11. IoT Security: $1-per-Thing To Protect Connected Devices
  12. "Cisco fixes unauthorized access flaws in access points
  13. Powerball lessons for infosec
  14. Mythical vuln-disclosure program

Larry's Stories

I need links but...
  1. The witch who removes Viruses with a Magic - about as effective as "real" AV
  2. TrendMicro API goodies from Tavis Ormandy - Wow, node.js fail and others.

Jack's Stories

  1. Ann Caracristi, who cracked codes, and the glass ceiling, at NSA, dies at 94

Joff's Stories

  1. Hard Coded Backdoor in Fortinet Devices
  2. Hardware/Software Hack on WiFi Doorbell
  3. Ransomware Impacts Cloud Service
  4. Trend Micro Critical Defects

Michael's Stories

Kevin's Stories

Jeff's Stories