Thursday, October 1, 2020

Weekly Update 210

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas Wow, 4 years already. Regardless of where I've been in the world or the stresses...

Weekly Update 209

Presently sponsored by: safepass.me helps you quickly secure your AD passwords and reduce the risk of Credential Stuffing More IoT, more cyber and more Q&A so yeah, business as usual this week. More specifically, a lot of this week's update...

Padlocks, Phishing and Privacy; The Value Proposition of a VPN

Presently sponsored by: safepass.me helps you quickly secure your AD passwords and reduce the risk of Credential Stuffing I want a "secure by default" internet with all the things encrypted all the time such that people can move freely between...

Weekly Update 208

Presently sponsored by: The biggest return on security investment is getting your time back. Scale your defenses and regain control with Tines Security Automation. The highlight of my week was absolutely getting the Shelly 1 units behind a couple of...

Weekly Update 207

Presently sponsored by: AppTrana - A Risk Based Managed Cloud WAF that includes Security Assessment of your Site, Instant Managed protection, 24x7 Monitoring & CDN I kicked off a little bit earlier on this one in order to wrap up...

We Didn’t Encrypt Your Password, We Hashed It. Here’s What That Means:

Presently sponsored by: AppTrana - A Risk Based Managed Cloud WAF that includes Security Assessment of your Site, Instant Managed protection, 24x7 Monitoring & CDN You've possibly just found out you're in a data breach. The organisation involved may have...

Weekly Update 206

Presently sponsored by: Credential stuffing is currently the biggest threat to organisations, find out how you can protect your network right now with safepass.me Since I recorded this morning, I've had an absolute breakthrough - I CAN OPEN MY GARAGE...

Weekly Update 205

Presently sponsored by: Edgescan: The award-winning, fullstack, vulnerability management solution. All vulnerabilities expertly verified for false-positive freedom. Between still feeling a little groggy after hitting the water hard on an early wake boarding session then my camera overheating and shutting...

Weekly Update 204

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas It's an extra early one this week and on review, I do look a bit......

Weekly Update 203

Locking Down in Queensland; 16 Breaches in 2 Weeks; Becoming a NordVPN Strategic Adviser; Open Sourcing the HIBP Code Base; Sponsored by Tines https://www.troyhunt.com/weekly-update-203/

I’m Open Sourcing the Have I Been Pwned Code Base

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas Let me just cut straight to it: I'm going to open source the Have I...

I’m Partnering with NordVPN as a Strategic Advisor

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas I love security. I love privacy. Consequently, it will come as no surprise that I...

Weekly Update 202

The Changing Aus COVID Scene; Breaches, Breaches Everywhere; Blackbaud Ransomware; Hacker News Office Setup Comments; Sponsored by Varonis https://www.troyhunt.com/weekly-update-202/

Weekly Update 201

10B HIBP Records; BeerAdvocate Breach; Ari’s Website; Messages of Support on Stress; HIBP on Netflix; The PC Build is Done; Sponsored by Varonis https://www.troyhunt.com/weekly-update-201/

Building the Ultimate Home Office (Again)

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas I was searching around for a quote along the lines of you only being as...

How BeerAdvocate Learned They’d Been Pwned

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas I love beer. This comes as no surprise to regular followers, nor should it come...

10B

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas Nearly 7 years ago now, I started a little pet project to index data breaches...

Weekly Update 200

200 Episodes; Live Streaming with the New Camera Setup; NDC Meetup and Melbourne; Endorsing Products; “The Twitter Incident”; Sponsored by Varonis https://www.troyhunt.com/weekly-update-200/

Weekly Update 199

I’m Now in 4K; Amazing Suport on Stress; IoT Progress; I Got a Legal Notice; A Decade of Microsoft MVP; Duo Security Sponsoring https://www.troyhunt.com/weekly-update-199/

A Decade of Microsoft Most Valuable Professional

Presently sponsored by: Join the Microsoft Reactor community for workshops, panels and events to expand your skillset across a range of technologies and topic areas Last week, I received my 10th Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award. Being recognised as an...
Tripwire

Russian Gets 7 Years in Prison for Linkedin, Dropbox & Formspring Hacks

A Russian man received a seven-year prison sentence for having hacked into computers belonging to LinkedIn, Dropbox and Formspring. On September 30, Honorable William H. Alsup, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of California, sentenced Yevgeniy Alexandrovich Nikulin,...
Bruce Schneier

Detecting Deep Fakes with a Heartbeat

Researchers can detect deep fakes because they don’t convincingly mimic human blood circulation in the face: In particular, video of a person’s face contains subtle shifts in color that result from pulses in blood circulation. You might imagine that these...
SecurityWeek

Anthem to Pay Nearly $40M Settlement Over 2015 Cyberattack

Health insurer Anthem has agreed to another multimillion-dollar settlement over a cyberattack on its technology that exposed the personal information of nearly 79 million people. read more

#BeCyberSmart – why friends don’t let friends get scammed

Friends don't let friends get scammed. Because cybercrime hurts us all.
IBM Security

Why a Security Maturity Model Can Transform How You Use Analytics

With cyberattacks and breaches on the rise, security should be a major concern for all companies. In particular, enabling the development of an analytics maturity model is a useful addition to your traditional security information and event management (SIEM)-based...