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Tribe of Hackers: Red Team Edition

Tribe of Hackers: Red Team Edition 353 499 Christopher Nickerson

At the beginning of the year, I was approached by the infamous Marcus J Carey (@marcusjcarey) to help create content for a Red Team focused book. The format was something…

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Use-After-Free (UAF) Vulnerability CVE-2019-1199 in Microsoft Outlook

Use-After-Free (UAF) Vulnerability CVE-2019-1199 in Microsoft Outlook 4032 3024 RJ McDown

Overview R.J. McDown (@BeetleChunks) of the Lares® Research and Development Team discovered a Critical Remote Code Execution vulnerability in the latest version of Microsoft Outlook. R.J. and the Lares R&D…

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Announcing The Lares Top 5 Penetration Test Findings For 1H 2019

Announcing The Lares Top 5 Penetration Test Findings For 1H 2019 683 402 Andrew Hay

Lares® is pleased to announce its inaugural Top 5 Penetration Test Findings Report for the first half of 2019 (1H2019). Lares encounters a seemingly endless number of vulnerabilities when we…

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ARM Ret2ZP

ARM Ret2ZP 6016 4016 Thomas Whitmire

So straight off the bat, the first thing to understand when working with ARM when compared to x86 is the difference between RISC and CISC architecture designs.

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Branch Network Transformation: 5 Questions For Credit Unions

Branch Network Transformation: 5 Questions For Credit Unions 4288 2848 Andrew Hay

Danielle Havlicek from the La Macchia Group published a detailed blog post over at CUInsight entitled the 5 Steps to Tackling a Branch Network Transformation. The one step that caught our…

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Join Lares for the Best Bowling Party in Las Vegas!

Join Lares for the Best Bowling Party in Las Vegas! 1100 616 Andrew Hay

Lares is pleased to announce it’s “Hacker Summer Camp” (a.k.a. Black Hat, BSidesLV, DEF CON week) party at Brooklyn Bowl in Las Vegas. What: Bowling, food, drinks, and conversation away…

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Meet With Lares Executives in Las Vegas

Meet With Lares Executives in Las Vegas 1667 542 Andrew Hay

It’s that time of year again and Lares is headed back to Las Vegas. This year we’re holding meetings in our multi-floor suite at the Cosmopolitan on Tuesday, August 6th…

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Abusing Common Cluster Configuration for Privileged Lateral Movement

Abusing Common Cluster Configuration for Privileged Lateral Movement 4784 3189 Tim McGuffin

Tech sites have published articles that walk a Windows Systems Administrator through the process of adding a machine account to the Local Administrators group on another machine.  

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Lares Chill Out Suite at The Cosmopolitan

Lares Chill Out Suite at The Cosmopolitan 1667 542 Andrew Hay

We just wanted to invite our readers to the Lares chill out suite at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas during BSidesLV, Black Hat, the Diana Initiative, and DEF CON. Please…

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Security Hygiene Gets a Refresh in the Wake of Baltimore’s Cyber Attack

Security Hygiene Gets a Refresh in the Wake of Baltimore’s Cyber Attack 712 401 Andrew Hay

The City of Baltimore’s recent ransomware incident not only caught government servers by surprise. It also jolted the industry as a stark reminder that cyber attacks can still occur where…

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