ISC StormCast for Monday, January 29th 2018

By Johannes B. Ullrich, Ph.D. Analyzing a Word Document Used in a Pentest
https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/Is+this+a+pentest/23283/
Analyzing BITS Activity
https://isc.sans.edu/forums/diary/Investigating+Microsoft+BITS+Activity/23281/
CryptoJacking on YouTube due to Malicious Ads
https://blog.trendmicro.com/trendlabs-security-intelligence/malvertising-campaign-abuses-googles-doubleclick-to-deliver-cryptocurrency-miners/
Coincheck Hack Nets 400M USD
https://coincheck.com/en/blog/4673
PHPBB Mirror Compromissed
https://www.phpbb.com/community/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=2456896
Microsoft Disables Sepctre Variant 2 Patches
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4078130/update-to-disable-mitigation-against-spectre-variant-2
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