Tag: malware

Lenny – sounds fun

Lenny is kind of an internet meme for those trying to deal with scam callers (there’s also a Lenny Face meme but meh whatever). It’s been around for some time, and is a very funny, very simple solution to dealing with scam callers that may not stop pestering. It’s basically a simplified chat bot, that…
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2021-09-11 0

Gaming your payment gateway

So recently a client had their ecommerce platform coopted to launder CC for valids. Their payment processor was none too happy, however luckily I happened to see the client’s URGENT email and react quickly. I added CC attempt rate limit banning, and pre-emptively banning by suspicious attributes of the visitor (no false positives yet). The…
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2021-08-21 0