Author Archives: Pierguido Iezzi

About Pierguido Iezzi

Da anni mi occupo di CyberSecurity e Digital Innovation. Ho fondato e seguo diverse start-up. La mia passione per la Sicurezza Informatica mi ha portato a lanciare Swascan di cui sono il Co-Fondatore insieme a Raoul Chiesa. Swascan è la prima piattaforma di CyberSecurity, in cloud, SaaS e Pay for Use. La mia frase è “Ognuno di noi è le risposte alle domande che si pone”.

SegmentSmack – A TCP Vulnerability Targeting Linux 4.9

SegmentSmack – A TCP Vulnerability Targeting Linux 4.9 Induced DoS Attacks. Recently, a critical TCP vulnerability was found in the Linux Kernel. A detailed vulnerability assessment revealed that the flaw could induce denial-of-service (DoS) attacks in Linux 4.9 and above. Gladly, Linux has already released patches for the vulnerability in the 4.9.116 and 4.17.11. SegmentSmack – Read more »

The ‘Unhackable’ BitFi Cryptocurrency Wallet

The ‘Unhackable’ BitFi Cryptocurrency Wallet: Recently, there has been a lot of hype about the John McAfee’s claim for his ‘unhackable’ BitFi cryptocurrency wallet. Amidst so many incidents of crypto hacking, making such a claim is indeed a bold step.   The ‘Unhackable’ BitFi Cryptocurrency Wallet – Is It Truly Unhackable?   He has clearly Read more »

SamSam Ransomware Has Raised $6 Million

samsam ransomware: Criminal Hackers exploit ransomware attacks as a robust money making strategy as they easily coerce the victims to pay money. Continuing with this strategy, they are now making money with the notorious SamSam malware. A latest study reveals that SamSam ransomware has raised around $6 million for Criminal hackers in ransom demands. SamSam Read more »

Web Security: top 5 attacks targeting web applications

Web Security is a hot topic for everyone in these days. A Positive Technologies report of 2017 showed how all of the websites and web applications have at least one well-known vulnerability. The same report shows how the 70% of websites and web applications have at least one high severity vulnerability as well.   As a matter of Read more »