# SANS ISC

# threatpost.com

# Reddit netsec

# Krebs On Security

  • New Charges Derail COVID Release for Hacker Who Aided ISIS Tue, 19 Jan 2021 18:39:30 +0000
    A hacker serving a 20-year sentence for stealing personal data on 1,300 U.S. military and government employees and giving it to an Islamic State hacker group in 2015 has been charged once again with fraud and identity theft. The new charges have derailed plans to deport him under compassionate release because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Joker’s Stash Carding Market to Call it Quits Mon, 18 Jan 2021 19:50:01 +0000
    Joker's Stash, by some accounts the largest underground shop for selling stolen credit card and identity data, says it's closing up shop effective mid-February 2021. The announcement came on the heels of a turbulent year for the major cybercrime store, and just weeks after U.S. and European authorities seized a number of its servers.
  • Microsoft Patch Tuesday, January 2021 Edition Wed, 13 Jan 2021 01:32:20 +0000
    Microsoft today released updates to plug more than 80 security holes in its Windows operating systems and other software, including one that is actively being exploited and another which was disclosed prior to today. Ten of the flaws earned Microsoft's most-dire "critical" rating, meaning they could be exploited by malware or miscreants to seize remote control over unpatched systems with little or no interaction from Windows users.

# Bruce Schneier's blog

# TWITTER

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# WIRED Threat Level

# exploit-db.com

# Securiteam

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