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Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram June 15, 2021

In this issue: AIs and Fake Comments The Misaligned Incentives for Cloud Security Vulnerabilities in Weapons Systems from the June 15, 2021 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram May 15, 2021

In this issue: When AIs Start Hacking Security Vulnerabilities in Cellebrite Ransomware Is Getting Ugly from the May 15, 2021 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram April 15, 2021

In this issue: Illegal Content and the Blockchain Details of a Computer Banking Scam The FBI Is Now Securing Networks Without Their Owners’ Permission from the April 15, 2021 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan...
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram March 15, 2021

In this issue: National Security Risks of Late-Stage Capitalism More on the Chinese Zero-Day Microsoft Exchange Hack from the March 15, 2021 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage
Bruce Schneier

Crypto-Gram February 15, 2021

In this issue: Cell Phone Location Privacy Presidential Cybersecurity and Pelotons from the February 15, 2021 Crypto-Gram Newsletter by Bruce Schneier read by Dan Henage

MoleRats APT Launches Spy Campaign on Bankers, Politicians, Journalists

State-sponsored cyberattackers are using Google Drive, Dropbox and other legitimate services to drop spyware on Middle-Eastern targets and exfiltrate data.

The Case for Backing Up Source Code

As enterprise data security concerns grow, security experts urge businesses to back up their GitLab, GitHub, and BitBucket repositories.

Surge in Malicious QR Codes Sparks FBI Alert

QR codes have become a go-to staple for contactless transactions of all sorts during the pandemic, and the FBI is warning cybercriminals are capitalizing on their lax security to steal data and money, and drop malware.

Dark Souls 3 Servers Shut Down Due to Critical RCE Bug

The bug can allow attackers to remotely execute code on gamers’ computers. The devs temporarily deactivated PvP servers across multiple affected versions.
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REvil gang member arrests strike fear among cybercriminals on the Dark Web

Dark Web forum posts uncovered by Trustwave show that the recent arrests in Russia have triggered major concerns among fellow criminals.