Critical Outlook Vulnerability: In-Depth Technical Analysis and Recommendations (CVE-2023-23397)

March 17, 2023
Threat Overview Earlier this week, Microsoft released a patch for Outlook vulnerability CVE-2023-23397, which has been actively exploited for almost an entire year. This exploit has caught the attention of a hacking group linked to Russian military intelligence that is using it to target European organizations. CVE-2023-23397 allows threat actors to steal NTLM credentials of...

Putting the team in red team

May 16, 2022
One of the more common questions we receive during a red team scoping call or RFP Q&A call is, how many dedicated consultants will be involved in the assessment? There is no “correct” answer to this question, and ultimately, the answer as to how red team engagements are staffed comes down to how the consultancy...
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From Scans to Adversary Emulation, Pentesting is Evolving Rapidly

June 14, 2018
Traditional pentesting is evolving as many companies are rapidly maturing their information security programs. Additionally, improvements in operating system hardening, endpoint protection agents, and security appliances are raising the bar for successful compromise and lateral movement. If you talk with pentesters across the industry, you will hear more and more positive stories about client security...
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Welcome to 2018! A Meltdown and Spectre Run-Through

January 6, 2018
Welcome to 2018! It’s only been a few days into the new year and we already have newly named bugs, thanks to the Google Project Zero, Cyberus Technology, and the Graz University of Technology. Jann Horn, Werner Haas, Thomas Prescher, Daniel Gruss, Moritz Lipp, Stefan Mangard, Michael Schwarz, Paul Kocher, Daniel Genkin, Mike Hamburg, Moritz...
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Equation Group Dump Analysis and Full RCE on Win7 on MS17-010 with Cobalt Strike

April 15, 2017
UPDATE: When posting this blog, we had not done the most recent patches for patch Tuesday (in March). This SMB flaw apparently was fixed on Tuesday with MS17-010. When we did our testing, we were out of the patch cycle for March. Clarified the blog post with the update and link to Microsoft below. Link...

Second – Larger – Ashley Madison Dump Released

August 20, 2015
A second – larger dump containing multiple files roughly around 19gigs was just released on TOP of the original dump two days ago with the Ashley Madison hack. It looks like it was in response to Avid Life (owner of Ashley Madison) response that the dump was not legitimate and fake. The Impact Team hackers...
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