Welcome to our fourth and final release of 2018, Kali Linux 2018.4, which is available for immediate download. This release brings our kernel up to version 4.18.10, fixes numerous bugs, and includes many updated packages.
Source: Kali Linux 2018.4 Release | Kali Linux
Everything you need to safely browse the Internet. Protect your privacy. Defend yourself against network surveillance and traffic analysis.
Source: Tor Browser 8.0.3 – Neowin
Firefox parent Mozilla is returning to back the Tor Project, its long-time ally, after it committed to matching all donations made to fund Tor, the open source initiative to improve online privacy which has just started its annual end of year funding drive. Tor announced Mozilla’s support today, extending the pair’s partnership which last year helped […]
Source: Mozilla is matching all donations to the Tor Project | TechCrunch
SophosLabs has detected a new DDoS botnet targeting poorly secured SSH servers – called Chalubo, it is named in honour of its use of the ChaCha stream cipher.
Source: Poorly secured SSH servers targeted by Chalubo botnet – Naked Security
“This is about sticking a middle finger up to mobile filtering, mass surveillance.”
Source: This SIM Card Forces All of Your Mobile Data Through Tor – Motherboard
Super Micro Computer said in a letter to customers it will review its semiconductor chips to find any proof of malicious hardware as alleged by a recent media report. It also gave reasons why such a breach would’ve been implausible.
Source: Super Micro denies allegations that Chinese hacked chips
BITCOIN’s (BTC) price is down 0.6 percent to $6,433 (£4,940), at the time of writing, joining major cryptocurrencies Ethereum, Ripple and EOS in another disappointing 24 hours of trading, according to Coin Market Cap.
Source: Bitcoin price news: BTC price SLUMP after CipherTrace cybersecurity hacking report | City & Business | Finance | Express.co.uk
The world’s cybersleuths are investigating a new mystery: Who is behind an anonymous effort to expose China’s hacker army? A group called Intrusion Truth has published online messages and blog posts about hacking campaigns.
Source: Cyberespionage Experts Want to Know Who’s Exposing China’s Hacking Army – WSJ