Mikko Hypponen

@mikko

CRO at F-Secure ● TED Speaker ● Malware Adventurer

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From 'Confront and Conceal' by David A. Sangner

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This Connection is Untrusted
You have asked Firefox to connect securely to www.update.microsoft.com, but we can't confirm that your connection is secure.
www.update.microsoft.com uses an invalid security certificate.
The certificate is not trusted because the issuer certificate is unknown.
(Error code: sec_error_unknown_issuer)

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ERROR: cannot verify www.update.microsoft.com's certificate, issued by `/C=US/ST
=Washington/L=Redmond/O=Microsoft Corporation/CN=Microsoft Update Secure Server
CA 1':

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Sangner's book "Confront & Conceal" actually names one of the sources behind the Stuxnet leaks: Benjamin J. Rhodes.

Traffic peak at CBC․CA on February 11th, 2012. From http://www.nanog.org/meetings/nanog55/presentations/Monday/Crosby.pdf
#NANOG55

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Screenshot of confidentialaccess.com

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Screenshot of confidentialaccess.com

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Screenshot of confidentialaccess.com

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It's almost refreshing to see that old-school Paypal phishing has not yet completely died out.

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Metro UK, 6th of June 2012. Coverage of Thinking Digital 2012.

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Thumbprint of the certificate that was used to sign WUSetupV.exe used by the Flame malware. 1d 19 0f ac f0 6e 13 3e 87 54 e5 64 c7 6c 17 da 8f 56 6f bb or 1d190facf06e133e8754e564c76c17da8f566fbb

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Certification path of the certificate that was used to sign WUSetupV.exe used by the Flame malware.

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This is what the list of untrusted certificates looked like in Windows 7 before applying the Microsoft patch that revokes "Microsoft Enforced Licensing Registration Authority" used in Flame malware.

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Do your bit to save the environment: Print this out and place near the printer: "Do not waste color toner"

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Screenshot of the hacked Twitter account.

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