This simple business logic flaw in smart contracts resulted in a $600K bounty.
Welcome to the #IWWeekly26 - the Monday newsletter that brings the best in Infosec straight to your inbox.
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Coming back to today's NL, here are our top picks for this week: 7 articles, 6 Threads, 5 videos, 2 Github repos and tools, 1 job alert to help you maximize the benefit from this newsletter and take a massive jump ahead in your career.
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📝 7 Infosec Articles (5+ 2 beginner-friendly)
#4 Francesco Mariani and his friend Jacopo Tediosi made an interesting discovery about an Akamai misconfiguration that made them more than $46,000.
#5 Find how James kettle turned HTTP header injection into critical by response queue poisoning.
#2 Do you know about DNS takeover? Read this amazing article from ProjectDiscovery.io to find out.
🧵6 Trending Threads (4 + 2 beginner-friendly)
#2 @Mustafa Can İPEKÇİ shares his experience about the Live hacking event at Bug Bash by Bugcrowd where he earned 6 figures bounties in total.
📽️ 5 Insightful Videos (3 + 2 beginner-friendly)
#1 Watch all the Black Hat Asia conference 2022 talks here.
#3 @Nahamsec collaborated with @HalbornSecurity where they discussed lending, borrowing and collateral in smart contracts and how a business logic flaw resulted in a $600K bounty.
⚒️ 2 Github repositories & Tools
#1 Take a look at @C0d3Cr4zy’s github repository consisting of various resources for attacking clouds.
💰1 Job Alert
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