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Distractions, Dilution, & Permissive Infrastructures … (Chris Krebs, CyberWarCon 2021)

Distractions, Dilution, & Permissive Infrastructures … (Chris Krebs, CyberWarCon 2021) 1080 720 Mark Arnold

Chris Krebs Keynotes CyberWarCon 2021 In recent years ahead of Thanksgiving, I’ve made an effort to attend one of the newest CONs on the circuit and maybe now my favorite…

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Sysmon for Linux Test Drive

Sysmon for Linux Test Drive 1090 727 Anton Ovrutsky

If you have been within planetary orbit of our Purple Team, you will know that we are huge fans of Sysmon. You can imagine our excitement when Microsoft announced that…

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Detection and Mitigation Advice for PrintNightmare

Detection and Mitigation Advice for PrintNightmare 2048 1365 Andy Gill

Introduction PrintNightmare(CVE-2021-34527) was released as a proof of concept this week on Github. This post highlights how the exploit PoCs released on Github work and how the specific vulnerability can…

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Introducing Sysmon Config Pusher

Introducing Sysmon Config Pusher 1026 685 Anton Ovrutsky

Introducing Sysmon Config Pusher When providing various services to clients, including Purple, Blue, and Red Team engagements, the Lares team often recomends Sysmon to close detection gaps. Indeed, Sysmon is…

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Social Profiling – OSINT for Red/Blue

Social Profiling – OSINT for Red/Blue 1280 822 Andy Gill

One of the areas that I love when it comes to red/purple engagements is profiling organizations on LinkedIn and GitHub, looking for crucial information that can lead to more juicy…

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Hunting in the Sysmon Call Trace

Hunting in the Sysmon Call Trace 1090 817 Anton Ovrutsky

Intro The Sysmon ProcessAccess event has been used in threat hunting and detection efforts in order to alert on techniques such as process injection and credential access. According to the…

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Web Application Testing The Lares Way

Web Application Testing The Lares Way 2048 1404 Mark Arnold

Web Application Security Testing the Lares Way The following blog post summarizes some of the key points from the first extracted session of the inaugural Lares Customer Summit that took…

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How to Scope Your Next (or First) Pentest

How to Scope Your Next (or First) Pentest 2048 1365 Mark Arnold

How to Scope Your Next (or First) Pentest The following blog post summarizes some of the key points from the first extracted session of the inaugural Lares Customer Summit that…

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New Work From Anywhere (WFA) Guidance: CIS Videoconference Security Guide

New Work From Anywhere (WFA) Guidance: CIS Videoconference Security Guide 1365 2048 Mark Arnold

Work From Anywhere (WFA) Update: Securing Videoconferencing In early April, we here at Lares led a webinar, What Credit Unions Need to Know About Online Meeting Security, in response to…

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Security and Converged Workspaces

Security and Converged Workspaces 2048 1365 Mark Arnold

The Forcibly Converged Network The convergence of home and corporate networks continues unabated. Converged workspaces are here to stay for the foreseeable future. Most converged networks that we assess are…

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