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  • Lojack Becomes a Double-Agent

    Lojack Becomes a Double-Agent

    Executive Summary ASERT recently discovered Lojack agents containing malicious C2s. These hijacked agents pointed to suspected Fancy Bear (a.k.a. APT28, Pawn Storm) domains.  The InfoSec community and the U.S. government have both attributed Fancy B…
    - 1 May 18, 1:44pm -
  • Innaput Actors Utilize Remote Access Trojan Since 2016, Presumably Targeting Victim Files

    Innaput Actors Utilize Remote Access Trojan Since 2016, Presumably Targeting Victim Files

    Overview ASERT recently identified a campaign targeting commercial manufacturing  in the US and potentially Europe in late 2017.   The threat actors used phishing and downloader(s) to install a Remote Access Trojan (RAT) ASERT calls InnaputRAT on…
    - 4 Apr 18, 8:02pm -
  • Panda Banker Zeros in on Japanese Targets

    Panda Banker Zeros in on Japanese Targets

    Key Findings A threat actor using the well-known banking malware Panda Banker (a.k.a Zeus Panda, PandaBot) has started targeting financial institutions in Japan. Based on our data and analysis this is the first time that we have seen Panda Banker inj…
    - 27 Mar 18, 9:25pm -
  • Donot Team Leverages New Modular Malware Framework in South Asia

    Donot Team Leverages New Modular Malware Framework in South Asia

    Authors: Dennis Schwarz and Jill Sopko Special thanks to Richard Hummel and Hardik Modi for their contributions on this post. Key Findings ASERT discovered a new modular malware framework, we call yty, that focuses on file collection, screenshots, a…
    - 8 Mar 18, 2:39pm -
  • NETSCOUT Arbor Confirms 1.7 Tbps DDoS Attack; The Terabit Attack Era Is Upon Us

    NETSCOUT Arbor Confirms 1.7 Tbps DDoS Attack; The Terabit Attack Era Is Upon Us

    Last week, after Akamai confirmed a 1.3Tbps DDoS attack against Github. I published a blog that looked at the last five years of reflection/amplification attack innovation. I hope that it provides a helpful backgrounder on how we got here, to the ter…
    - 5 Mar 18, 5:34pm -
  • 1 Terabit DDoS Attacks Become a Reality; Reflecting on Five Years of Reflections

    1 Terabit DDoS Attacks Become a Reality; Reflecting on Five Years of Reflections

    Special thanks to Hardik Modi, Steve Siadak and Roland Dobbins for their contributions on this post. Reflection amplification is a technique that allows cyber attackers to both magnify the amount of malicious traffic they can generate, and obfuscate…
    - 1 Mar 18, 7:24pm -
  • memcached Reflection/Amplification Description and DDoS Attack Mitigation Recommendations

    memcached Reflection/Amplification Description and DDoS Attack Mitigation Recommendations

    ASERT Threat Summary: memcached Reflection/Amplification Description and DDoS Attack Mitigation Recommendations Date/Time: 27022018 2325UTC Title/Number: memcached Reflection/Amplification Description and DDoS Attack Mitigation Recommendations – Fe…
    - 27 Feb 18, 5:08pm -
  • Musical Chairs Playing Tetris

    Musical Chairs Playing Tetris

    February 20, 2018: This blog has been amended since it was originally published on February 15, 2018. This version removes the association with the APT group responsible for the Night Dragon campaign that we had incorrectly made. We thank the researc…
    - 15 Feb 18, 9:23pm -
  • The ARC of Satori

    The ARC of Satori

    Authors: Pete Arzamendi, Matt Bing, and Kirk Soluk. Satori, the heir-apparent to the infamous IOT malware Mirai, was discovered by researchers in December 2017. The word “satori” means “enlightenment” or “understanding” in Japanese, but t…
    - 19 Jan 18, 2:03am -
  • MedusaHTTP DDoS Slithers Back into the Spotlight

    MedusaHTTP DDoS Slithers Back into the Spotlight

    Executive Summary MedusaHTTP is a HTTP-based DDoS botnet written in .NET, that surfaced in early 2017. MedusaHTTP is based off of MedusaIRC which leveraged IRC for its command and control communications instead of HTTP. MedusaIRC botnet has been adve…
    - 18 Dec 17, 3:00pm -

Cyber Crimes Info by FBI

  • 9/11 Moved Many to Serve
    In the moments after the country was attacked 20 years ago, many felt a profound new calling—a desire to help and to serve. It set some on a path to the FBI.
    - 14 days ago 9 Sep 21, 8:00am -
  • New Top Ten Fugitive
    Octaviano Juarez-Corro, who allegedly killed two people and injured three others when he brazenly fired multiple shots into a crowded Milwaukee park, has been added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list.
    - 15 days ago 8 Sep 21, 1:00pm -
  • Diversifying the FBI
    The FBI has launched the Beacon Project, a program designed to create mutually beneficial relationships between the Bureau and Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
    - 16 days ago 7 Sep 21, 5:00am -
  • The 9/11 Toll on FBI Responders
    Twenty years after 9/11, personnel who responded to the attacks are still struggling with health issues related to exposure to toxins in the aftermath. More than 100 FBI employees have been affected thus far, and 17 have died as a result of their ill…
    - 21 days ago 2 Sep 21, 9:00am -
  • 9/11 Attacks 20 Years Ago Shaped Today’s FBI
    September 11, 2001 remains one of the most pivotal points in American history—and for the FBI, which still sees terrorism as the gravest threat to the U.S.
    - 28 days ago 26 Aug 21, 11:00am -
  • FBI and Girl Scouts Promote STEM Careers
    The FBI’s participation at a virtual National Girl Scout STEM Festival showed how much both organizations stand to gain from a closer relationship.
    - 35 days ago 19 Aug 21, 8:30am -
  • Surgeon Sentenced
    A Virginia obstetrician/gynecologist received a 59-year prison term after convincing women they needed unnecessary surgeries so he could profit from their insurance providers.
    - 37 days ago 17 Aug 21, 6:00am -
  • Behind the Scenes with Our Summer Interns
    Get an inside look at the FBI’s Honors Internship Program from members of this summer’s intern class.
    - 41 days ago 13 Aug 21, 12:00pm -
  • 60th Anniversary of Bearden Hijacking Case
    A spate of plane hijackings in 1961 prompted Congress to strengthen laws against crimes in the air.
    - 51 days ago 3 Aug 21, 6:00am -
  • Breaking Barriers
    A special agent in the San Juan Division is one of just a few African American women in the Bureau’s history to be selected for an FBI SWAT team.
    - 62 days ago 23 Jul 21, 9:00am -
  • Oklahoma FBI Case Volume Unprecedented
    The Oklahoma City Field Office has become one of the FBI’s busiest in the year since the Supreme Court affirmed that much of the eastern half of the state is tribal land.
    - 77 days ago 8 Jul 21, 3:00pm -
  • Hate Crimes a Top National Threat Priority
    The FBI is stepping up efforts with local law enforcement and civil rights groups to improve the reporting of hate crimes and enforcement of civil rights laws.
    - 86 days ago 29 Jun 21, 6:30am -
  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2021
    People over 60 lost nearly $1 billion in online frauds and scams last year. Learn more about common fraud schemes that target older people as well as practical tips on how to protect yourself and your loved ones from scammers.
    - 15 Jun 21, 6:00am -
  • Operation Trojan Shield
    An innovative, international effort cracked open the encrypted communications platforms relied on by criminal organizations.
    - 8 Jun 21, 10:30am -
  • National Missing Children’s Day 2021
    In recognition of National Missing Children’s Day, we highlight the FBI's work to bring missing children home, whether they've been missing for days or decades.
    - 25 May 21, 6:00am -

Financial Crimes Task Force (FCTF)

Threat Metrix

    Federal Trade Commision on Identity Theft

    • How you can recognize and avoid a scam (and help others)
      Each year, Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the numerous contributions that Hispanic Americans and Latinos have made to our country. This year’s theme, Esperanza: A Celebration of Hispanic Heritage and Hope, encourages us to look forward to futur…
      - 2 days ago 20 Sep 21, 9:53pm -
    • How to spot extortion scams on LGBTQ+ dating apps
      Looking for love on LGBTQ+ dating apps? Scammers are at the ready too.We’re hearing about scams targeting people on LGBTQ+ dating apps, like Grindr and Feeld. And they aren’t your typical I-love-you, please-send-money romance scams. They’re ex…
      - 10 days ago 13 Sep 21, 11:47am -
    • COVID-19 is still impacting American families and businesses. Do you need financial assistance now?
      While some aspects of American life have returned, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact this country, and it may be hard to figure out what help you can get now. There’s still aid available through the federal government, as well as your state…
      - 13 days ago 10 Sep 21, 4:29pm -
    • FTC warns diabetes treatment sellers: cease and desist with questionable claims
      The FTC and FDA are calling out 10 companies that sell unapproved and misbranded drugs they claim will treat or cure diabetes. The companies sell dietary supplements, like capsules and shake drinks, online.
      - 14 days ago 9 Sep 21, 5:25pm -
    • Your boss isn’t emailing you about a gift card
      Did you get an email from your boss asking you for a favor? Does your boss need you to send gift cards to pay for an upcoming office party? Before you go out and pay up, ask yourself: is that really your boss? It could be a scammer trying to get your…
      - 15 days ago 8 Sep 21, 4:28pm -
    • How to spot, stop, and report post-disaster scams
      Whether you’re starting to assess the damage from Hurricane Ida, the recent flooding in Tennessee, the wildfires in the West, or another natural disaster, coping with the aftermath is never easy. But when scammers target people just trying to recov…
      - 20 days ago 3 Sep 21, 11:40am -
    • SpyFone barred from selling stalking apps that secretly monitor phone activity
      Phone monitoring apps designed to avoid detection by the owner of the phone don’t just invade your privacy — they make it possible for stalkers and domestic abusers to track the location of the person they are targeting in real-time. Stalkerware…
      - 22 days ago 1 Sep 21, 7:52pm -
    • Don’t buy fake COVID-19 vaccine cards or negative test results. Here’s why
      More and more places are requiring proof that you’ve had a COVID-19 vaccine or have recently tested negative before giving you access. Scammers see this as an opportunity to profit by selling fake verification tools or products, like fake vaccinati…
      - 34 days ago 20 Aug 21, 4:13pm -
    • WARNING: Email from FTC Chair Lina M. Khan about Coronavirus money is fake
      Scammers are impersonating FTC Chair Lina M. Khan in a new phishing scheme. The email says the FTC wants to send you Coronavirus relief funds and tells you to send some personal information, like your name, address, and date of birth. The FTC is not…
      - 35 days ago 19 Aug 21, 3:35pm -
    • Think stem cell therapy can treat your ailments? It may pay to think twice
      People are living longer than ever before. As we age, it’s common to develop new aches, ailments, and illnesses — and then we often go online to learn about products and treatments to help maintain and improve our health. But a word to the wise:…
      - 37 days ago 17 Aug 21, 3:03pm -

    Security Technical Implementation Guides

      Security Intelligence by IBM Security

      • newHow to Build a Winning Cybersecurity Resume
        Career advancement is an art form with many facets. One vital tool is your cybersecurity resume, the quality of which can mean the difference between getting an interview for your dream job and not being considered at all.  Following the standard ad…
        - 17 hours ago 22 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
      • newThe CISO and the C-Suite: How to Achieve Better Working Relations
        As the workforce moved from the cubicle desk to the dining room table in 2020, cybersecurity suddenly became everyone’s concern. Focus turned to the chief information security officer (CISO). It’s their job to keep businesses running and secure.…
        - 20 hours ago 22 Sep 21, 1:00pm -
      • 12 Benefits of Hiring a Certified Ethical Hacker
        You’ve probably heard the phrase “you don’t know what you don’t know”. It’s a stage of learning most people find themselves in at one time or another. When it comes to cybersecurity, hackers succeed by finding the security gaps and vulner…
        - 2 days ago 21 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
      • Cybersecurity Solutions to Know in 2021: Open Source and Scaling Up
        Speed is of the essence in digital defense. As the latest Ponemon Institute Cost of a Data Breach Report makes clear, businesses and agencies that are able to respond to and contain an incident rapidly will save millions over their slower peers. The…
        - 2 days ago 21 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
      • Identity Management Beyond the Acronyms: Which Is Best for You?
        With so many devices and users accessing networks, applications and data, identity access management (IAM) has become a cornerstone of cybersecurity best practices. The short explanation is that you must make sure everyone (and everything) is who the…
        - 2 days ago 21 Sep 21, 1:00pm -
      • Zero Trust: Follow a Model, Not a Tool
        The zero trust model is going mainstream, and for good reason. The rise in advanced attacks, plus IT trends that include the move to hybrid cloud and remote work, demand more exacting and granular defenses.  Zero trust ensures verification and autho…
        - 3 days ago 20 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
      • A Journey in Organizational Cyber Resilience Part 2: Business Continuity
        Keeping a business up and running during a problem takes the right people for the job. When it comes to cyber resilience through tough times, many things come down to the human factor. We focused on that in the first piece in this series, but it also…
        - 3 days ago 20 Sep 21, 4:00pm -
      • Health Care Interoperability: What Are the Security Considerations?
        Anyone who has needed to schedule an appointment with a new doctor or meet with a specialist knows the hassle of making sure everyone in the health care chain has access to your health records. Digital record-keeping has made that a little easier, bu…
        - 3 days ago 20 Sep 21, 1:00pm -
      • How to Protect Against Deepfake Attacks and Extortion
        Cybersecurity professionals are already losing sleep over data breaches and how to best protect their employers from attacks. Now they have another nightmare to stress over — how to spot a deepfake.  Deepfakes are different because attackers can e…
        - 6 days ago 17 Sep 21, 7:00pm -
      • How Estonia Created Trust in Its Digital-Forward Government
        Cities are becoming smarter every day, and many state and local governments are pushing towards the digitalization of public services. Some North American cities are working hard to integrate online services and manage cybersecurity risk at the same…
        - 6 days ago 17 Sep 21, 4:00pm -

      Security Focus Vulnerabilities

      The TOR Blog

      • V3 onion services usage

        V3 onion services usage

        V3 onion services usage GusSeptember 21, 2021 Guest post by Tobias HöllerWith the deprecation of V2 onion services right around the corner, it is a good time to talk about V3 onion services. This post will dis…
        - 2 days ago 21 Sep 21, 11:29am -
      • New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.7.1-alpha
        New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.7.1-alphaahfSeptember 17, 2021 There's a new alpha release available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.7.1-alpha from the download page on the website. Packa…
        - 6 days ago 17 Sep 21, 6:57pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbSeptember 08, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.6 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version upda…
        - 15 days ago 8 Sep 21, 6:43pm -
      • New Release: Tails 4.22
        New Release: Tails 4.22TailsSeptember 07, 2021 In Tails 4.22, we focused on solving the most important issues in the Tor Connection assistant to make it more robust and easier to use.Changes and updatesIncluded software and hardwar…
        - 16 days ago 7 Sep 21, 12:21pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only) sysrqbSeptember 02, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a6 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha rel…
        - 21 days ago 2 Sep 21, 12:00pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5 sysrqbAugust 24, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 30 days ago 24 Aug 21, 3:36pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5 sysrqbAugust 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Tor to 0.4.5.10 that in…
        - 34 days ago 20 Aug 21, 1:30pm -
      • Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3

        Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3

        Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3 GusAugust 19, 2021 Between August 30 and September 3, the Tor Project will host the third edition of our user documentation hackathon, the Docs…
        - 34 days ago 19 Aug 21, 10:27pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4 sysrqbAugust 16, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a4 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 37 days ago 17 Aug 21, 3:13am -
      • New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7

        New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7

        New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7 dgouletAugust 16, 2021 Greetings!We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for the latest stable…
        - 38 days ago 16 Aug 21, 7:34pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbAugust 10, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.4 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates…
        - 44 days ago 10 Aug 21, 4:33pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only) sysrqbAugust 05, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a3 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha releas…
        - 48 days ago 6 Aug 21, 3:04am -
      • Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31!

        Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31!

        Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31! Al SmithJuly 27, 2021 The Bug Smash Fund is back for its third year! In 2019, we launched Tor’s Bug Smash Fund to raise money that would support our developers finding and fix…
        - 58 days ago 27 Jul 21, 1:17pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2 sysrqbJuly 20, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a2 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimenta…
        - 65 days ago 20 Jul 21, 7:38pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android) sysrqbJuly 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.3 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 90.1…
        - 65 days ago 20 Jul 21, 7:31pm -
      • Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021

        Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021

        Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021 Al SmithJuly 13, 2021 Last August, we asked you to help us fundraise during our second annual Bug Smash Fund campaign. This fund is designed to grow a healthy…
        - 71 days ago 13 Jul 21, 9:50pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbJuly 13, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.2 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates F…
        - 72 days ago 13 Jul 21, 7:22pm -
      • New Release: Tails 4.20

        New Release: Tails 4.20

        New Release: Tails 4.20 TailsJuly 13, 2021 Tor Connection assistantTails 4.20 completely changes how to connect to the Tor network from Tails.After connecting to a local network, a Tor Connection assistant hel…
        - 72 days ago 13 Jul 21, 12:16pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only) sysrqbJuly 12, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a1 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release,…
        - 73 days ago 12 Jul 21, 7:26pm -
      • Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials

        Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials

        Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials Al SmithJuly 09, 2021 Every year, as required by U.S. federal law for 501(c)(3) nonprofits, the Tor Project completes a Form 990, and as required by contractual ob…
        - 76 days ago 9 Jul 21, 5:00pm -
      • Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation

        Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation

        Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation nickmJuly 08, 2021 Greetings!Today I'm happy to announce a new era in Tor implementation.Over the past year or so, we've been working on "Arti", a project to rew…
        - 77 days ago 8 Jul 21, 3:48pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only) sysrqbJuly 07, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.1 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version is a bugfix for An…
        - 78 days ago 7 Jul 21, 5:27pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5 AntonelaJuly 06, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This new Tor Browser release is focused on impro…
        - 79 days ago 6 Jul 21, 4:56pm -
      • New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6

        New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6

        New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6 nickmJune 30, 2021 We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.6 on the download page.Tor 0.4.6.6 makes several s…
        - 85 days ago 30 Jun 21, 4:14pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17 sysrqbJune 28, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a17 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 86 days ago 28 Jun 21, 10:33pm -
      • Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5

        Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5

        Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5 AntonelaJune 24, 2021 During the past few years, the UX team has been working on qualitatively improving the entire Tor Browser user journey…
        - 91 days ago 24 Jun 21, 1:53pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18 sysrqbJune 21, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.18 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Tor to 0.4.5.9, includi…
        - 94 days ago 21 Jun 21, 2:00pm -
      • Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights

        Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights

        Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights Al SmithJune 14, 2021 Every June, we recognize Pride month because internet freedom and the human rights of LGBTQIA+ people go hand in hand.LGBTQIA+ people hav…
        - 14 Jun 21, 5:14pm -
      • New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5

        New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5

        New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5 nickmJune 14, 2021 After months of work, we have a new stable release series! If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for…
        - 14 Jun 21, 3:35pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16 sysrqbJune 11, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a16 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 11 Jun 21, 1:59pm -
      • Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5

        Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5

        Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5 cohoshJune 08, 2021 We're excited to announce that Snowflake will be shipped as one of the default bridge options with stable versions of Tor Browser later this mon…
        - 8 Jun 21, 2:24pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17 sysrqbJune 02, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.17 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 78.11esr. In…
        - 2 Jun 21, 4:17pm -
      • Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next

        Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next

        Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next Al SmithMay 28, 2021 In mid-May, the Tor Project held a nonfungible token (NFT) auction of a generative art piece we called Dreaming at Dusk, cre…
        - 28 May 21, 4:54pm -
      • New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc nickmMay 28, 2021 There's a new release candidate available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.4-rc from the download pag…
        - 28 May 21, 4:28pm -
      • Announcing new Board members

        Announcing new Board members

        Announcing new Board members isabelaMay 26, 2021 We are excited to announce that three new members are joining the Tor Project’s Board of Directors: Alissa Cooper, Desigan (Dees) Chinniah, and Kendra Albert! E…
        - 26 May 21, 4:57pm -
      • Dreaming At Dusk

        Dreaming At Dusk

        Dreaming At Dusk rootMay 13, 2021   The first star of a dying galaxy. Curves taking over while bits dream at dusk. Welcome to the onion space. We've been here since 2004, and we grow every day. In a fe…
        - 13 May 21, 7:40pm -
      • New release: Tor 0.4.5.8

        New release: Tor 0.4.5.8

        New release: Tor 0.4.5.8 nickmMay 10, 2021 We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for Tor 0.4.5.8 on the download page. Packages should be available wi…
        - 10 May 21, 2:50pm -
      • New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc nickmMay 10, 2021 There's a new release candidate available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for Tor 0.4.6.3-rc from the download…
        - 10 May 21, 2:46pm -
      • Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org

        Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org

        Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org anarcatMay 05, 2021 The Tor Project now has a status page which shows the state of our major services.You can check status.torproject for news about m…
        - 5 May 21, 2:33pm -
      • Defend Dissent with Tor

        Defend Dissent with Tor

        Defend Dissent with Tor GusApril 27, 2021 Guest post by Glencora BorradaileAfter 4 years of giving digital security trainings to activists and teaching a course called "Communications Security and Social Moveme…
        - 27 Apr 21, 8:23am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15 sysrqbApril 26, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a15 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experime…
        - 27 Apr 21, 2:13am -
      • Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications

        Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications

        Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications Mingkui WeiApril 22, 2021 We invited guest blog author, Mingkui Wei, to submit a summary of their research to the blog this week. Th…
        - 23 Apr 21, 1:04am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16 sysrqbApril 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.16 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 78.10esr an…
        - 20 Apr 21, 3:59pm -
      • New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.6.2-alpha
        New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.6.2-alphanickmApril 15, 2021 There's a new alpha release available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.2-alpha from the download page on the website. Package…
        - 15 Apr 21, 12:11pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14 sysrqbApril 13, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a14 is now available from the Tor Browser Alpha download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an ex…
        - 14 Apr 21, 12:50am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13 sysrqbApril 05, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a13 is now available from the Tor Browser Alpha download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an ex…
        - 5 Apr 21, 1:58pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15 sysrqbMarch 27, 2021 Update: 9 April 2021: Android Tor Browser 10.0.15 is now available.Tor Browser 10.0.15 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our…
        - 28 Mar 21, 2:11am -
      • Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine

        Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine

        Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine GabaMarch 27, 2021 At the Tor Project, we build technologies that allow anybody to access the Internet privately. We maintain the software that runs the Tor ne…
        - 27 Mar 21, 10:04pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14 sysrqbMarch 24, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.14 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Desktop Firefox to 78.…
        - 24 Mar 21, 9:05pm -
      • Get a TLS certificate for your onion site

        Get a TLS certificate for your onion site

        Get a TLS certificate for your onion site isabelaMarch 24, 2021 We are happy to share the news of another important milestone for .onion services! You can now get DV certificates for your v3 onion site using HAR…
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      The TOR Blog Comments

      • V3 onion services usage

        V3 onion services usage

        V3 onion services usage GusSeptember 21, 2021 Guest post by Tobias HöllerWith the deprecation of V2 onion services right around the corner, it is a good time to talk about V3 onion services. This post will dis…
        - 2 days ago 21 Sep 21, 11:29am -
      • New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.7.1-alpha
        New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.7.1-alphaahfSeptember 17, 2021 There's a new alpha release available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.7.1-alpha from the download page on the website. Packa…
        - 6 days ago 17 Sep 21, 6:57pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.6 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbSeptember 08, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.6 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version upda…
        - 15 days ago 8 Sep 21, 6:43pm -
      • New Release: Tails 4.22
        New Release: Tails 4.22TailsSeptember 07, 2021 In Tails 4.22, we focused on solving the most important issues in the Tor Connection assistant to make it more robust and easier to use.Changes and updatesIncluded software and hardwar…
        - 16 days ago 7 Sep 21, 12:21pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a6 (Android Only) sysrqbSeptember 02, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a6 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha rel…
        - 21 days ago 2 Sep 21, 12:00pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a5 sysrqbAugust 24, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 30 days ago 24 Aug 21, 3:36pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.5 sysrqbAugust 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Tor to 0.4.5.10 that in…
        - 34 days ago 20 Aug 21, 1:30pm -
      • Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3

        Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3

        Join Tor Project's Documentation Hackathon: August 30 - September 3 GusAugust 19, 2021 Between August 30 and September 3, the Tor Project will host the third edition of our user documentation hackathon, the Docs…
        - 34 days ago 19 Aug 21, 10:27pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a4 sysrqbAugust 16, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a4 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 37 days ago 17 Aug 21, 3:13am -
      • New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7

        New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7

        New Stable Releases: Tor 0.3.5.16, 0.4.5.10 and 0.4.6.7 dgouletAugust 16, 2021 Greetings!We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for the latest stable…
        - 38 days ago 16 Aug 21, 7:34pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.4 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbAugust 10, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.4 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates…
        - 44 days ago 10 Aug 21, 4:33pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a3 (Android Only) sysrqbAugust 05, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a3 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha releas…
        - 48 days ago 6 Aug 21, 3:04am -
      • Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31!

        Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31!

        Help Tor Smash Bugs: August 1-31! Al SmithJuly 27, 2021 The Bug Smash Fund is back for its third year! In 2019, we launched Tor’s Bug Smash Fund to raise money that would support our developers finding and fix…
        - 58 days ago 27 Jul 21, 1:17pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a2 sysrqbJuly 20, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a2 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimenta…
        - 65 days ago 20 Jul 21, 7:38pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.3 (Android) sysrqbJuly 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.3 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 90.1…
        - 65 days ago 20 Jul 21, 7:31pm -
      • Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021

        Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021

        Bug Smash Fund, Year 2: Progress Since February 2021 Al SmithJuly 13, 2021 Last August, we asked you to help us fundraise during our second annual Bug Smash Fund campaign. This fund is designed to grow a healthy…
        - 71 days ago 13 Jul 21, 9:50pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.2 (Windows, macOS, Linux) sysrqbJuly 13, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.2 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates F…
        - 72 days ago 13 Jul 21, 7:22pm -
      • New Release: Tails 4.20

        New Release: Tails 4.20

        New Release: Tails 4.20 TailsJuly 13, 2021 Tor Connection assistantTails 4.20 completely changes how to connect to the Tor network from Tails.After connecting to a local network, a Tor Connection assistant hel…
        - 72 days ago 13 Jul 21, 12:16pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 11.0a1 (Android Only) sysrqbJuly 12, 2021 Tor Browser 11.0a1 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release,…
        - 73 days ago 12 Jul 21, 7:26pm -
      • Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials

        Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials

        Transparency, Openness, and Our 2020 Financials Al SmithJuly 09, 2021 Every year, as required by U.S. federal law for 501(c)(3) nonprofits, the Tor Project completes a Form 990, and as required by contractual ob…
        - 76 days ago 9 Jul 21, 5:00pm -
      • Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation

        Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation

        Announcing Arti, a pure-Rust Tor implementation nickmJuly 08, 2021 Greetings!Today I'm happy to announce a new era in Tor implementation.Over the past year or so, we've been working on "Arti", a project to rew…
        - 77 days ago 8 Jul 21, 3:48pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only)

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5.1 (Android Only) sysrqbJuly 07, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5.1 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version is a bugfix for An…
        - 78 days ago 7 Jul 21, 5:27pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5 AntonelaJuly 06, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This new Tor Browser release is focused on impro…
        - 79 days ago 6 Jul 21, 4:56pm -
      • New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6

        New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6

        New stable release: Tor 0.4.6.6 nickmJune 30, 2021 We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.6 on the download page.Tor 0.4.6.6 makes several s…
        - 85 days ago 30 Jun 21, 4:14pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a17 sysrqbJune 28, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a17 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 86 days ago 28 Jun 21, 10:33pm -
      • Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5

        Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5

        Improving the user experience of connecting to Tor in Tor Browser 10.5 AntonelaJune 24, 2021 During the past few years, the UX team has been working on qualitatively improving the entire Tor Browser user journey…
        - 91 days ago 24 Jun 21, 1:53pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.18 sysrqbJune 21, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.18 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Tor to 0.4.5.9, includi…
        - 94 days ago 21 Jun 21, 2:00pm -
      • Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights

        Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights

        Internet Freedom, Privacy, & LGBTQIA+ Human Rights Al SmithJune 14, 2021 Every June, we recognize Pride month because internet freedom and the human rights of LGBTQIA+ people go hand in hand.LGBTQIA+ people hav…
        - 14 Jun 21, 5:14pm -
      • New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5

        New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5

        New stable security releases: 0.3.5.15, 0.4.4.9, 0.4.5.9, 0.4.6.5 nickmJune 14, 2021 After months of work, we have a new stable release series! If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for…
        - 14 Jun 21, 3:35pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a16 sysrqbJune 11, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a16 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experimen…
        - 11 Jun 21, 1:59pm -
      • Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5

        Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5

        Snowflake moving to stable in Tor Browser 10.5 cohoshJune 08, 2021 We're excited to announce that Snowflake will be shipped as one of the default bridge options with stable versions of Tor Browser later this mon…
        - 8 Jun 21, 2:24pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.17 sysrqbJune 02, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.17 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 78.11esr. In…
        - 2 Jun 21, 4:17pm -
      • Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next

        Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next

        Dreaming at Dusk: the Tor Project’s NFT Auction & What’s Next Al SmithMay 28, 2021 In mid-May, the Tor Project held a nonfungible token (NFT) auction of a generative art piece we called Dreaming at Dusk, cre…
        - 28 May 21, 4:54pm -
      • New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.4-rc nickmMay 28, 2021 There's a new release candidate available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.4-rc from the download pag…
        - 28 May 21, 4:28pm -
      • Announcing new Board members

        Announcing new Board members

        Announcing new Board members isabelaMay 26, 2021 We are excited to announce that three new members are joining the Tor Project’s Board of Directors: Alissa Cooper, Desigan (Dees) Chinniah, and Kendra Albert! E…
        - 26 May 21, 4:57pm -
      • Dreaming At Dusk

        Dreaming At Dusk

        Dreaming At Dusk rootMay 13, 2021   The first star of a dying galaxy. Curves taking over while bits dream at dusk. Welcome to the onion space. We've been here since 2004, and we grow every day. In a fe…
        - 13 May 21, 7:40pm -
      • New release: Tor 0.4.5.8

        New release: Tor 0.4.5.8

        New release: Tor 0.4.5.8 nickmMay 10, 2021 We have a new stable release today. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for Tor 0.4.5.8 on the download page. Packages should be available wi…
        - 10 May 21, 2:50pm -
      • New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc

        New release candidate: Tor 0.4.6.3-rc nickmMay 10, 2021 There's a new release candidate available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for Tor 0.4.6.3-rc from the download…
        - 10 May 21, 2:46pm -
      • Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org

        Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org

        Check the status of Tor services with status.torproject.org anarcatMay 05, 2021 The Tor Project now has a status page which shows the state of our major services.You can check status.torproject for news about m…
        - 5 May 21, 2:33pm -
      • Defend Dissent with Tor

        Defend Dissent with Tor

        Defend Dissent with Tor GusApril 27, 2021 Guest post by Glencora BorradaileAfter 4 years of giving digital security trainings to activists and teaching a course called "Communications Security and Social Moveme…
        - 27 Apr 21, 8:23am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a15 sysrqbApril 26, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a15 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an experime…
        - 27 Apr 21, 2:13am -
      • Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications

        Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications

        Domain Shadowing: Leveraging CDNs for Robust Blocking-Resistant Communications Mingkui WeiApril 22, 2021 We invited guest blog author, Mingkui Wei, to submit a summary of their research to the blog this week. Th…
        - 23 Apr 21, 1:04am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.16 sysrqbApril 20, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.16 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Firefox to 78.10esr an…
        - 20 Apr 21, 3:59pm -
      • New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.6.2-alpha
        New Alpha Release: Tor 0.4.6.2-alphanickmApril 15, 2021 There's a new alpha release available for download. If you build Tor from source, you can download the source code for 0.4.6.2-alpha from the download page on the website. Package…
        - 15 Apr 21, 12:11pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a14 sysrqbApril 13, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a14 is now available from the Tor Browser Alpha download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an ex…
        - 14 Apr 21, 12:50am -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.5a13 sysrqbApril 05, 2021 Tor Browser 10.5a13 is now available from the Tor Browser Alpha download page and also from our distribution directory.Note: This is an alpha release, an ex…
        - 5 Apr 21, 1:58pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.15 sysrqbMarch 27, 2021 Update: 9 April 2021: Android Tor Browser 10.0.15 is now available.Tor Browser 10.0.15 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our…
        - 28 Mar 21, 2:11am -
      • Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine

        Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine

        Onionize your Workflow with the Onion Guide Fanzine GabaMarch 27, 2021 At the Tor Project, we build technologies that allow anybody to access the Internet privately. We maintain the software that runs the Tor ne…
        - 27 Mar 21, 10:04pm -
      • New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14

        New Release: Tor Browser 10.0.14 sysrqbMarch 24, 2021 Tor Browser 10.0.14 is now available from the Tor Browser download page and also from our distribution directory.This version updates Desktop Firefox to 78.…
        - 24 Mar 21, 9:05pm -
      • Get a TLS certificate for your onion site

        Get a TLS certificate for your onion site

        Get a TLS certificate for your onion site isabelaMarch 24, 2021 We are happy to share the news of another important milestone for .onion services! You can now get DV certificates for your v3 onion site using HAR…
        - 24 Mar 21, 4:58pm -

      Cyber Punk

      • Automated Dynamic Application Penetration Testing: ADAPT

        Automated Dynamic Application Penetration Testing: ADAPT

           ADAPT is a tool that performs Automated Dynamic Application Penetration Testing for web applications. It is designed to increase accuracy, speed, and confidence in penetration testing efforts....
        - 5 Mar 19, 9:51pm -
      • Scalable Fuzzing Infrastructure: ClusterFuzz

        Scalable Fuzzing Infrastructure: ClusterFuzz

           ClusterFuzz is a scalable fuzzing infrastructure which finds security and stability issues in software. It is used by Google for fuzzing the Chrome Browser, and serves as the fuzzing backend for...
        - 21 Feb 19, 3:51am -
      • Target Reconnaissance Framework: Pown Recon

        Target Reconnaissance Framework: Pown Recon

            Pown Recon is a target reconnaissance framework powered by graph theory. The benefit of using graph theory instead of flat table representation is that it is easier to find the relationships...
        - 21 Feb 19, 3:32am -
      • Post-Exploitation Framework for Linux Written in Bash: Orc

        Post-Exploitation Framework for Linux Written in Bash: Orc

           Orc is a simple post-exploitation written in bash. I wrote this because I myself needed a more featureful post-exploitation toolkit for Linux. It’s part of a larger bundle of scripts and...
        - 21 Feb 19, 3:15am -
      • Securely and Anonymously Send and Receive Files: OnionShare

        Securely and Anonymously Send and Receive Files: OnionShare

           OnionShare is an open source tool for securely and anonymously sending and receiving files using Tor onion services. It works by starting a web server directly on your computer and making it...
        - 20 Feb 19, 4:28pm -
      • Flexible and Powerful Reverse Proxy: Modlishka

        Flexible and Powerful Reverse Proxy: Modlishka

        Modlishka is a flexible and powerful reverse proxy, that will take your phishing campaigns to the next level.It was realeased with an aim to:help penetration testers to carry out an effective...
        - 22 Jan 19, 3:47am -
      • A Framework for Secure and Scalable Network Traffic Analysis: Netcap

        A Framework for Secure and Scalable Network Traffic Analysis: Netcap

           The Netcap (NETwork CAPture) framework efficiently converts a stream of network packets into highly accessible type-safe structured data that represent specific protocols or custom abstractions....
        - 22 Jan 19, 3:21am -
      • Phishing Campaign Toolkit: King Phisher

        Phishing Campaign Toolkit: King Phisher

           King Phisher is a tool for testing and promoting user awareness by simulating real world phishing attacks. It features an easy to use, yet very flexible architecture allowing full control over...
        - 20 Dec 18, 3:50pm -
      • Framework for Rogue Wi-Fi Access Point Attack: WiFi-Pumpkin

        Framework for Rogue Wi-Fi Access Point Attack: WiFi-Pumpkin

           The WiFi-Pumpkin is a rogue AP framework to easily create these fake networks, all while forwarding legitimate traffic to and from the unsuspecting target. It comes stuffed with features,...
        - 12 Dec 18, 5:20am -
      • A Post-Exploitation Scanning/Mapping Tool: Scavenger

        A Post-Exploitation Scanning/Mapping Tool: Scavenger

           SCAVENGER is a multi-threaded post-exploitation scanning tool for mapping systems and finding “interesting” and most frequently used files, folders and services. Once credentials are...
        - 10 Dec 18, 1:26am -
      • Kernel-Mode Rootkit Hunter: Tyton

        Kernel-Mode Rootkit Hunter: Tyton

           Loadable kernel modules, LKMs for short, are an integral companion to the Linux kernel. Typically, LKMs are used to add support for new hardware (as device drivers) or file systems or add...
        - 3 Dec 18, 11:15pm -
      • Tools for capturing and analyzing keyboard input paired with microphone capture

        Tools for capturing and analyzing keyboard input paired with microphone capture

           The main goal is to exploit the sound produced by pressing keyboard keys as a side channel in order to guess the content of the text being typed. To achieve this, the algorithm takes as input a...
        - 3 Dec 18, 10:59pm -

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        Cisco Talos recently discovered several malware distribution campaigns where the adversaries were utilizing the names and likenesses of several prominent political figures.
        - 5 Nov 19, 3:59pm -
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          Cisco Talos recently discovered a new server hosting a large stockpile of malicious files. Our analysis of these files shows that these attackers were able to obtain a deep...
        - 4 Nov 19, 4:03pm -
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        Threat Roundup for October 25 to  November 1

        Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Oct 25 and Nov 1. As...
        - 1 Nov 19, 5:31pm -
      • The commoditization of mobile espionage software
        Mobile stalkerware has all sorts of wide-ranging consequences. The creators of these types of apps can track user's locations, see their social media usage and more. And they certainly open...
        - 30 Oct 19, 4:06pm -
      • Threat Roundup for October 18 to October 25

        Threat Roundup for October 18 to  October 25

        Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Oct 18 and Oct 25. As...
        - 25 Oct 19, 4:32pm -
      • Gustuff return, new features for victims
        The Gustuff banking trojan is back with new features, months after initially appearing targeting financial institutions in Australia. Cisco Talos first reported on Gustuff in April. Soon after, the actors behind...
        - 21 Oct 19, 2:48pm -
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        Threat Roundup for October 11 to  October 18

        Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Oct 11 and Oct 18. As...
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        Attackers are capitalizing on the recent discovery of a new vulnerability that exists across legacy iOS hardware. Cisco Talos recently discovered a malicious actor using a fake website that claims...
        - 15 Oct 19, 8:33am -
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        Threat Roundup for October 4 to  October 11

        Today, Talos is publishing a glimpse into the most prevalent threats we've observed between Oct 4 and Oct 11. As...
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        Cisco Talos has a new plugin available for IDA Pro that provides a new disassembler for TileGX binaries. This tool should assist researchers in reverse-engineering threats in IDA Pro that...
        - 11 Oct 19, 9:26am -

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