If you ever been in a security conference, there are always those people who seems to be connected with everyone. Today we have the opportunity to interview one of them! I’m proud to introduce El Kentaro!
Kentaro is a permanent resident at CODE BLUE, AVTokyo and security community events in Japan. El is a skillful translator/interpreter that can speak the languages of infosec, English, and Japanese. If you want to get involved in the security community in Japan – he’s the person for you to reach out to.
Continue reading Know your community – El kentaro
As we promised, the security conferences “Survival guide” for 2017 Q2 is here!
We have gathered the following information for you for each conference:
- Link to official conference website
- Ticket price
So let’s get started:
Security conferences – Survival guide part 2
Continue reading Security conferences – Survival guide 2017 Q2
Kana Shinoda is a well known persona in the security field, she is the organizer of Code Blue and APWG, a review board of HITB, and was a coordinator of Black Hat Japan, Conference Coordinator and CTF Interpreter of AVTOKYO and the list can go on and on. We had the honor to interview her =]
Continue reading Know your community – Kana Shinoda
The following advisory describes an Local Privilege Escalation vulnerability in NCurses, version 5.9.
An independent security researcher Dawid Golunski (https://legalhackers.com/) has reported this vulnerability to Beyond Security’s SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program
NCurses has released a patch to address the vulnerability.
Thomas Dickey has also added the following statement “I don’t know of any actual packages which have traces enabled by default”.
Continue reading SSD Advisory – NCurses 5.9 Local Privilege Escalation