Tuesday, August 3, 2021
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7MS #478: Password Cracking in the Cloud – Part 4

This episode of 7 Minute Security is sponsored by Datadog. Now offering Cloud Security Posture Management (CPSM), Datadog provides one-click compliance posture. Built on the unified Datadog Agent and platform-wide cloud integrations, you can easily get set up minutes....
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7MS #477: Cobalt Strike for Newbs

This podcast is sponsored by Arctic Wolf, whose Concierge Security teams Monitor, Detect and Respond to Cyber threats 24/7 for thousands of customers around the world. Arctic Wolf. Redefining cybersecurity. Visit Arcticwolf.com/7MS to learn more. Today we're talking about Cobalt...
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7MS #476: Tales of Pentest Pwnage – Part 28

This episode of 7 Minute Security is sponsored by Datadog. Now offering Cloud Security Posture Management (CPSM), Datadog provides one-click compliance posture. Built on the unified Datadog Agent and platform-wide cloud integrations, you can easily get set up minutes....
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7MS #475: Tales of Internal Network Pentest Pwnage – Part 27

SafePass.me is the only enterprise solution to protect organizations against credential stuffing and password spraying attacks. Visit safepass.me for more details, and tell them 7 Minute Security sent you to get a 10% discount! Yeahhhhhh! Today's another fun tale...
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7MS #474: Password Cracking in the Cloud – Part 3

Hey friends! Today we're dusting off an old mini-series about password cracking in the cloud (check out part 1 and part 2) and sharing some awesome info on building a monster of a cracking rig in AWS! One reason...
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7MS #473: Interview with Nikhil Mittal

Hey everybody! Today Joe and I sat down with Nikhil Mittal of Pentester Academy and Altered Security to talk about a whole slew of fun security topics: How Nikhil first got involved in Pentester Academy Nikhil's hacker origin story How does...
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7MS #472: Interview with Christopher Fielder

Today our good pal Christopher Fielder from Arctic Wolf is back for an interview three-peat! He joins Joe "The Machine" Skeen (a.k.a. Gh0sthax) and I to talk about all things ransomware, including: How the Colonial Pipeline incident may have...
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7MS #471: Cyber News – Ransomware Should Run Somewhere Edition

Hey everybody, happy June! Our pal Joe is back to cover some great security stories with us, including: Peloton's leaky API Some Colonial Pipeline discussion (story 1, story 2) Amazon Sidewalk doesn't really share your Internet connection with neighbors/strangers. The...
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7MS #470: First Impressions of Meraki Networking Gear

Today we're doing something new - a first impressions episode of Meraki networking gear. Note: this is not a sponsored episode, but rather a follow up to episode #460 where I talked about throwing all my UniFi gear...
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7MS #469: Interview with Philippe Humeau of CrowdSec

Hey friends! Today we're talking with Philippe Humeau, CEO of CrowdSec, which is "an open-source massively multiplayer firewall able to analyze visitor behavior & provide an adapted response to all kinds of attacks. It also leverages the crowd...
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7MS #468: Eating the Security Dog Food – Part 3

This podcast is sponsored by Arctic Wolf, whose Concierge Security teams Monitor, Detect and Respond to Cyber threats 24/7 for thousands of customers around the world. Arctic Wolf. Redefining cybersecurity. Visit Arcticwolf.com/7MS to learn more. Today we continue the series...
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7MS #467: How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying – Part 9

SafePass.me is the only enterprise solution to protect organizations against credential stuffing and password spraying attacks. Visit safepass.me for more details, and tell them 7 Minute Security sent you to get a 10% discount! Hey everybody! I stayed in...
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7MS #466: Attacking and Defending Azure AD Cloud (CARTP)

SafePass.me is the only enterprise solution to protect organizations against credential stuffing and password spraying attacks. Visit safepass.me for more details, and tell them 7 Minute Security sent you to get a 10% discount! Welp, I need another security certification...
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7MS #465: Cyber News – The FBI Might Be Getting Into the IR Biz Edition

Hey friends!  Today Joe "The Machine" Skeen (a.k.a. Gh0sthax) and I talk about some of our favorite news stories, including:FBI removes hacker back doorsNSA: 5 security bugs under active nation-state cyberattackUbiquiti is accused of covering up a ‘catastrophic’ data...
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7MS #464: Interview with Christopher Fielder of Arctic Wolf

This podcast is sponsored by Arctic Wolf, whose Concierge Security teams Monitor, Detect and Respond to Cyber threats 24/7 for thousands of customers around the world. Arctic Wolf. Redefining cybersecurity. Visit Arcticwolf.com/7MS to learn more. Today our friend Christopher Fielder...
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Do you have a grip on the lifecycle security of your AWS-deployed applications?

Learn how to manage the risks of cloud native environments with Aqua and AWS Promo  There’s no doubt that adopting DevOps methodologies and CI/CD pipelines, and extending cloud native technologies like containerization can massively accelerate your application development and...
TechRepublic

Beef up security in Firefox with Fission

Jack Wallen shows you how to enable Fission. Firefox developers understand web browser security is at a premium, so they've rolled out a site isolation feature.
TechRepublic

Cybersecurity professionals: Positive reinforcement works wonders with users

The blame game is not working; experts suggest using positive reinforcement to improve employee attitude and performance.
SecurityWeek

Google Patches High-Risk Android Security Flaws

Google this week pushed out a security-themed Android update with fixes for more than 30 security flaws that expose mobile users to a range of malicious hacker attacks. The latest Android update provides documentation on 33 security bugs, some serious...

Awful transaction and timing: AT&T finally ditches DirecTV

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | Ronald Martinez) AT&T has completed its spinoff of DirecTV after six years of mismanagement in which nearly 10 million customers ditched the company's pay-TV services. AT&T bought DirecTV for $49 billion ($67 billion including...