Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Welcoming the Portuguese Government to Have I Been Pwned

Presently sponsored by: The world's first company to bring privacy to the internet with zero-knowledge encrypted cloud storage. Try MEGA free and protect your data!I'm pleased to welcome the first new government onto Have I Been Pwned for 2021,...

Weekly Update 232

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI honestly don't know where my time goes. I get up, have great plans for all the things I want to do then...

Weekly Update 231

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI seem to have spread myself across a whole heap of different things this week which is fine (it's all stuff I love...

Controlling Smart Lights Using Dumb Switches with Shelly and Home Assistant

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineAs I progressively make my house smarter and smarter, I find I keep butting against the intersection of where smart stuff meets dump...

Weekly Update 230

Presently sponsored by: Credential stuffing is currently the biggest threat to organisations, find out how you can protect your network right now with safepass.meThis week has seen a lot of my time go on an all-new project. One I'm...

Weekly Update 229

Presently sponsored by: Advance your cybersecurity career with Springboard's bootcamp + proven job guaranteeThis week's update comes to you amongst the noisy backdrop of the garden being literally chopped up by high pressure hose (which I think my beautiful...

Here's How I Meet

Presently sponsored by: Advance your cybersecurity career with Springboard's bootcamp + proven job guaranteeFor about the last decade, a huge proportion of my interactions with people has been remote and across different cultures and time zones. Initially this was...

Weekly Update 228

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineWell, it kinda feels like we're back to the new normal that is 2021. I'm home, the kids are back at school and...

Creating a LaMetric App with Cloudflare Workers and KV

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI had this idea out of nowhere the other day that I should have a visual display somewhere in my office showing how...

Weekly Update 227

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI'm back into a normal home routine and it's business as usual again. You know, stuff like data breaches, new tech toys and...

Weekly Update 226

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineA little bit of a change of pace this week with the video being solely on the events unfolding around removing content, people...

Weekly Update 225

Presently sponsored by: Credential stuffing is currently the biggest threat to organisations, find out how you can protect your network right now with safepass.meAnd we're finally home. After 8,441km of driving finished off by a comfy flight home whilst...

Weekly Update 224

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineIt's a new year! With lots of breaches to discuss already ☹ Ok, so these may not be 2021 breaches but I betcha...

Weekly Update 223

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineWell that's Christmas down for another year, and a rather different one it was for so many of us around the world. I'm...

Weekly Update 222

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI'm live again! Well, I was live having found enough connectivity in Port Douglas to go back to streaming. I'll still be here...

Weekly Update 221

Presently sponsored by: Make pwned passwords a thing of the past with safepass.me. Installs in 3 minutes, protects forever. Completely offline.Well this is different; a weekly update bereft of neon studio lighting and instead done from the great outdoors,...

Weekly Update 220

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineIt's a lighter weekly update this week, kinda feels like I'm still recovering from last week's epic IoT series TBH. It's also the...

Weekly Update 219: IoT Unravelled with Scott Helme

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineWhat. A. Week. Blog post every day, massive uptick in comments, DMs, newsletter subscribers, followers and especially, blog traffic. More than 200,000 unique...

IoT Unravelled Part 5: Practical Use Case Videos

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineThis is the fifth and final part of the IoT unravelled blog series. Part 1 was all about what a mess the IoT...

IoT Unravelled Part 4: Making it All Work for Humans

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineThe first few parts of this series have all been somewhat technical in nature; part 1 was how much of a mess the...
SecurityWeek

Dairy Giant Lactalis Targeted by Hackers

France-based dairy giant Lactalis revealed last week that it was targeted by hackers, but claimed that it had found no evidence of a data breach. The company said a malicious third party attempted to breach its computer network, but it...
Graham Cluley

Crypto firm Tether says it won’t pay $24 million ransom after being threatened with document leak

Controversial cryptocurrency developer Tether says it will not give in to extortionists who are demanding a 500 Bitcoin ransom payment (currently worth approximately US $24 million).
Bruce Schneier

Mysterious Macintosh Malware

This is weird: Once an hour, infected Macs check a control server to see if there are any new commands the malware should run or binaries to execute. So far, however, researchers have yet to observe delivery of any payload...

What Did I Just Read? A Conversation With the Authors of '2034'

Elliot Ackerman and Admiral James Stavridis discuss their inspirations, personal experiences, and what keeps them up at night.

2034, Part VI: Crossing the Red Line

“Eventually, the Americans would find them. But by then it would be too late.”