Protect The Graph

  • Facebook Open-Sourced Security Tool osquery in Action

    … infrastructure. Reed wrote: An osquery deployment can help you establish an infrastructural baseline, allowing you to detect malicious activity using scheduled queries. This approach will help you catch known malware (WireLurker, IceFog, Imuler, etc.) and, more important, unknown malware. As an illustrative example, let’s look at Mac OS X startup…

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  • Facebook Tests Onion URL for Tor Users

    … Facebook is experimenting with ways for security-conscious users to access the social network via Tor, and Alec Muffett, a software engineer for security infrastructure in the company’s London office, described the process in a note on the Protect the Graph page. He wrote: It’s important to us at Facebook to provide methods for people to use…

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  • Facebook Teams Up with USENIX to Award Internet Defense Prize

    … Facebook teamed up with computer-industry association USENIX to launch the Internet Defense Prize, aimed at highlighting research that could significantly improve the security of the Web, and the inaugural winners, Johannes Dahse and Thorsten Holz, researchers from Ruhr-Universität Bochum in Germany, were awarded $50,000 for a paper titled…

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