Thursday, July 19, 2018

Seamless A/B Testing, Deployment Slots and DNS Rollover with Azure Functions and Cloudflare Workers

Presently sponsored by: Matchlight by Terbium Labs: Know when your exact data appears on the dark web. Schedule a meeting during Black Hat to learn more!Two of my favourite developer things these days are Azure Functions and Cloudflare Workers....

New Pluralsight Course: The State of GDPR – Common Questions and Misperceptions

Presently sponsored by: Matchlight by Terbium Labs: Know when your exact data appears on the dark web. Contact us for a demo today.I love so many of the underlying principles of GDPR as it relates to protecting our personal...

Weekly Update 95

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.Not only has this been a super busy blogging week, it's also the week my coffee machine decided...

Here’s Why Your Static Website Needs HTTPS

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.It was Jan last year that I suggested HTTPS adoption had passed the "tipping point", that is it...

Pwned Passwords V3 is Now Live!

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.Over recent weeks, I've begun planning the release of the 3rd version of Pwned Passwords. If you cast...

The 111 Million Record Pemiblanc Credential Stuffing List

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.One of the most alarming trends I've seen in the world of data breaches since starting Have I...

Weekly Update 94

Presently sponsored by: Do you desire peace of mind? The hackers don't wait, secure your website and mobile apps with Gold Security today.It's a week of tweets! I only wrote the one short blog post this week, but I...

Microsoft MVP Award, Year 8

Presently sponsored by: Do you desire peace of mind? The hackers don't wait, secure your website and mobile apps with Gold Security today.Back in 2011, Microsoft gave me the rather awesome (IMHO) Most Valuable Professional Award for the first...

Weekly Update 93

Presently sponsored by: More IoT devices mean more security challenges. DigiCert EVP of Emerging Markets discusses why manufacturers shouldn’t take this lightly.Geez it's nice to be home! I took a ride on the jet ski today which was just...

HTTPS Is Easy!

Presently sponsored by: More IoT devices mean more security challenges. DigiCert EVP of Emerging Markets discusses why manufacturers shouldn’t take this lightly.HTTPS is easy! In fact, it's so easy I decided to create 4 short videos around 5 minutes...

We’re Baking Have I Been Pwned into Firefox and 1Password

Presently sponsored by: More IoT devices mean more security challenges. DigiCert EVP of Emerging Markets discusses why manufacturers shouldn’t take this lightly.Pretty much every day, I get a reminder from someone about how little people know about their exposure...

Weekly Update 92

Presently sponsored by: Build scalable, reliable and secure cloud native applications with Tech FabricLast day away! As much as I enjoy travel, I love going home and I'm wrapping this post up whilst sitting at the airport in Oslo...

Weekly Update 91

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.We're at NDC Oslo! We found a spot on the floor and recorded this a couple of hours...

Data Provided by the Estonian Central Criminal Police is Now Searchable on Have I Been Pwned

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.Running Have I Been Pwned (HIBP) has presented some fascinating insights into all sorts of aspects of how...

Weekly Update 90

Presently sponsored by: Netsparker - a scalable and dead accurate web application security solution. Scan thousands of web applications within just hours.Wow wow wow! What a week! This video is going out a couple of days late but if...

Report URI Just Won the Best Emerging Technology Award!

Presently sponsored by: Do you desire peace of mind? The hackers don't wait, secure your website and mobile apps with Gold Security today.I don't normally do back-to-back blog posts, but this was no normal week! I just posted about...

I Just Won the European Security Blogger Award Grand Prix Prize for the Best Overall Security Blog!

Presently sponsored by: Do you desire peace of mind? The hackers don't wait, secure your website and mobile apps with Gold Security today.I'm not sure how I found myself in a European award program, maybe it's like Australians in...

Weekly Update 89

Presently sponsored by: Varonis - Your Data. Our Mission. Get a free data risk assessment and gain complete visibility and control over your file shares.An exciting weekly update - I got an award! I did write about it earlier...

AusCERT and the Award for Information Security Excellence

Presently sponsored by: Varonis - Your Data. Our Mission. Get a free data risk assessment and gain complete visibility and control over your file shares.I've been at the AusCERT conference this week which has presented a rare opportunity to...

Pwned Passwords in Practice: Real World Examples of Blocking the Worst Passwords

Presently sponsored by: Varonis - Your Data. Our Mission. Get a free data risk assessment and gain complete visibility and control over your file shares.Back in August, I pushed out a service as part of Have I Been Pwned...

Why the Best Defense Is a Good Offensive Security Strategy

When many people think about offensive security, they picture a mysterious figure wearing a hoodie, sitting behind a black-and-green terminal, diligently typing away as he probes enterprise networks. But the cybersecurity world has evolved well beyond this Hollywood hacker...

Google hit with $5.1b fine in EU’s Android antitrust case

This could mean the end of free Android. In the meantime, Google plans to appeal.

Privacy Advocates Say Kelsey Smith Act Gives Police Too Much Power

This bill making its way through Congress would allow law enforcement to more easily uncover location data for cell phones from mobile carriers in an emergency.

IDG Contributor Network: Hack like a CISO

I have written several times over the last couple of years about how the role of today’s CISOs have changed and are now more tuned to support business activities and the management of enterprise risk. Serving an organization as...

Cisco patches critical vulnerabilities in Policy Suite

One of the worst security flaws permits attackers to act as root and execute arbitrary code.