Category Archives: ChainMailCheck

Virus Bulletin Conference Papers (13-14) (update)

[Now with additional content re the 2013 paper] David Harley, Martijn Grooten, Steve Burn and Craig Johnston: My PC has 32,539 Errors: how Telephone Support Scams really Work; Virus Bulletin Conference Proceedings, 2012. Copyright is held by Virus Bulletin Ltd, but is … Continue reading

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Virus Bulletin Conference Papers (8-9)

Virus Bulletin 2009 Another two-paper year. (1) David Harley and Randy Abrams:  Whatever Happened to the Unlikely Lads? A Hoaxing Metamorphosis; Virus Bulletin Conference Proceedings, 2009. Copyright is held by Virus Bulletin Ltd, but is made available on this site for personal use … Continue reading

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Virus Bulletin Conference Papers (5)

Virus Bulletin 2007 David Harley and Andrew Lee: Phish Phodder: is User Education Helping or Hindering?; Virus Bulletin Conference Proceedings, 2007. Copyright is held by Virus Bulletin Ltd, but is made available on this site for personal use free of charge by … Continue reading

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Virus Bulletin Conference Papers (2)

Virus Bulletin 2000 This was my second Virus Bulletin paper, for Virus Bulletin 2000: The E-Mail of the Species: Worms, Chain-Letters, Spam and other Abuses. This was a reserve paper and not included in the conference proceedings, so it hasn’t been available … Continue reading

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It seemed a good idea at the time…

…but I’m afraid I’ve given up tracking all my blogs, articles and media mentions for a while. Obviously, given how long it is since I put an update up here. Here are a couple of recent links, but I don’t … Continue reading

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A happy and over-worked Valentine’s Day…

…But I’m travelling for the next few weeks, so things will be quieter. Writing-wise, if not work-wise. Infosecurity Magazine: Malware: a Matter of Definition ESET: Cybercrime, Cyberpolicing, and the Public  Chainmailcheck: Only love can break your heart…  Mac Virus: Flashbacks East … Continue reading

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28th January – 12th February

Articles: Virus Bulletin Living the Meme (available to subscribers only) Hakin9 David Harley, Aleksandr Matrosov, Eugene Rodionov:  When I’m x64: Bootkit Threat Evolution in 2011 Network Security: AMTSO: the Test of Time? This article appeared in January’s Network Security but is now available … Continue reading

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A looooooong gap…. (December – January)

Well, I was actually incommunicado over Xmas (yippee!) But the last summary I posted here was on 15th December, so a lot has happened. I’m therefore changing the format a bit for this post, so that it doesn’t take me … Continue reading

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2nd-12th December 2011

Another long gap, but I was in Bratislava for meetings for a good deal of that time. So, my ESET posts: December 2nd: SQL Injection Attack Alert December 5th: Carberp + BlackHole = growing fraud incidents December 6th: Wi-Fi and fertility: … Continue reading

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19th-23rd November

SC Magazine, 22nd November: Privacy, identity, and the Nym of the Rose ESET: Nov. 23rd: Facebook Invitation and the Olympic Torch IRISSCERT, ESET Ireland and the Luck of the Irish Nov. 22nd: Evolution of Win32Carberp: going deeper Chainmailcheck: Nov. 23rd: … Continue reading

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