Repost: Afghanistan prepares to surrender.

Clickbait title? You bet. The statement may seem outlandish, but it’s probably not. I read an article from LA Times that I felt was worth sharing. Afghanistan is feverishly working on a deal to amnesty Gulbuddin Hekmatyar and any insurgents related to him including those already incarcerated for war crimes or terrorism. Unfortunately, to judge…

COMSEC SPOT Report: Teslacrypt is dead

As of late May 2016, TeslaCrypt, a manufacturer of ransomware, shut down their command and control network and released the master decryption key for TeslaCrypt versions 3.0 & 4.0. Victims of the ransomware are even being directed to a splash screen containing the master decryption key instead of instructions on how to pay the ransom…