Hackers Make the First-Ever Ransomware for Smart Thermostats | Motherboard

Because wiring everything up to a global network always sounds like a smashing idea.

White hat hackers have made the first proof of concept for malware that locks a smart thermostat and demands a ransom.

Source: Hackers Make the First-Ever Ransomware for Smart Thermostats | Motherboard

Flip Feng Shui – VUSec

Pretty scary stuff. Or a rainy sunday afternoon of fun. Perspective 🙂

Flip Feng Shui Flip Feng Shui (FFS) is a new exploitation vector that allows an attacker virtual machine (VM) to flip a bit in a memory page of a victim VM that runs on the same host as the attacker VM. FFS relies on a hardware vulnerability for flipping a bit and a physical memory massaging … Continue reading Flip Feng Shui →

Source: Flip Feng Shui – VUSec