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Detecting Local Files to Evade Analysts

Last month we’ve been looking at how attackers were targeting unsavvy users by checking the associated mimeTypes to applications on the system. If the PC had analyst tools installed, something detected from withing the browser, then the malware refused to download the bad bits staying below the radars for a …

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On Patching Security Bugs

Hello fellow bug hunter! I want to share with you my thoughts on a slight change that the folks at Microsoft could embrace to make security better. This change, in my opinion, will make the security process more transparent for all, attracting bug hunters and making the lives of the bad guys more …

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