Daily NCSC-FI news followup 2019-11-24

CNAME Cloaking, the dangerous disguise of third-party trackers

medium.com/nextdns/cname-cloaking-the-dangerous-disguise-of-third-party-trackers-195205dc522a What has started to happen in the last few months in the world of third-party tracking is having a major impact on peoples privacy, and it all stayed pretty much under the radar.

How to Avoid Black Friday Scams Online

www.wired.com/story/how-to-avoid-black-friday-scams-online/ Black Friday attracts crowds, and crowds attract scammers, and that means you need to take extra care when shopping online over the Black Friday and Cyber Monday weekend. There’ll be people out there keen to relieve you of more money than you’ll save on a TV set or a gaming console.

Local Malware Analysis with Malice

isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/Local+Malware+Analysis+with+Malice/25544/ This project (Malice) provides the ability to have your own locally managed multi-engine malware scanning system. The framework allows the owner to analyze files for known malware. It can be used both as a command tool to analyze samples and review the results via a Kibana web interface. The Command-Line Interface (CLI) is used to scan a file or directory or can be setup to watch and scan new files

Utilities Targeted in Cyberattacks Identified

www.wsj.com/articles/utilities-targeted-in-cyberattacks-identified-11574611200

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