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Risky Business is a weekly information security podcast featuring news and in-depth interviews with industry luminaries. Launched in February 2007, Risky Business is a must-listen digest for information security pros. With a running time of approximately 50-60 minutes, Risky Business is pacy; a security podcast without the waffle.

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Risky Biz Soap Box: A better way to provision access to production environments

The Soap Box podcasts we run here at Risky.Biz are wholly sponsored affairs – everyone you hear in a soap box podcast, paid to be here. The idea is vendors get to come on to the show and chat about...
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Risky Business #586 — Google TAGs Indian mercenaries

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: NSA warns of Sandworm Exim exploitation Huawei CFO extradition process to continue Google TAG implicates Indian hacker-for-hire outfits in espionage Black lives matter ...
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Feature Podcast: Releasing the hounds with Bobby Chesney

This feature podcast series is produced with the assistance of the Hewlett Foundation’s Cyber Initiative. They gave us a grant so we could spend more time focussing on issues around cyber policy, and today we’re really going to hook...
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Risky Business #585 — UK mulls Huawei ban, NGOs urge COVID-19 hack de-escalation

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: German intelligence warns of widespread Russian infrastructure hacks NGOs urge COVID-19 hack de-escalation UK mulls total Huawei ban… we think it’s a done deal ...
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Risky Business #584 — Nation-backed attackers own easyJet, jump airgaps, hack ports

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: easyJet breach linked to Chinese APT Israel claims credit for attack against Iranian port Chinese-linked crew behind Taiwan energy hax Crypto-wars reignite over Pensacola...
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Risky Biz Soap Box: ExtraHop CTO Jesse Rothstein talks network monitoring

This isn’t the normal, weekly Risky Business podcast, Soap Box is the wholly sponsored podcast series we do here at Risky.Biz where vendors pay us money to come on to the show and talk about topics that interest them. Today...
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Risky Business #583 — COVID-19 collection intensifies, tensions mount

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: US takes aim at China over vaccine hax ??? takes aim at Iranian port infrastructure over ??? Iran attacks Gilead pharma Zoom acquires Keybase ...
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Risky Business #582 — Germans indict APT28 operator

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Salt framework 1Day wreaks havoc Toll Group hit with ransomware attack. Again. Germans indict APT28 operator Ransomware a key word in SEC filings ...
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Risky Business #582 — Germans indict APT28 operator

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Salt framework 1Day wreaks havoc Toll Group hit with ransomware attack. Again. Germans indict APT28 operator Ransomware a key word in SEC filings ...
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Snake Oilers 11 part 2: Go passwordless with Okta, why Crowdstrike customers need Airlock

Snake Oilers isn’t the regular Risky Business podcast, if you’re looking for that just scroll back to one of the numbered episodes in our podcast feed. Snake Oilers is the wholly sponsored podcast series we do here at Risky.Biz...
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Risky Business #581 — Chinese telcos under fire in USA, spy firms pitch COVID-19 surveillance

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Spy companies pitch ridiculously invasive approaches to contact tracing NSO Group busted running c2 boxes in USA according to WhatsApp lawsuit Australian government releases contact...
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Risky Business #580 — Czech spear phishing spurs fightin’ words from Pompeo

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Czechs claim state-backed healthcare sector attack preparation Pompeo goes full cyber berserker New iOS exploit chain targets Uyghur diaspora Zoom 0day for $500k? Tell...
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Snake Oilers 11 part 1: MongoDB’s new encryption plus AlphaSOC and SecureStack

Snake Oilers is a wholly sponsored podcast series we do here at Risky.Biz where vendors come on to the show to pitch their wonderful, wonderful, magical snake oil to you, the listeners. In today’s podcast you’ll hear from: Kenn White from...
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Risky Business #579 — Apple and Google go all in on contact tracing

On this week’s show Patrick and Adam discuss the week’s security news, including: Details about Apple and Google’s contact tracing API and OS changes Alex Stamos joins Zoom as outside consultant More Zoom news US government weighs...
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Feature Podcast: Voting in 2020 will likely be by mail

This podcast is brought to you by the Hewlett Foundation. They provided us with a grant to support us doing some podcasts about cybersecurity issues that touch on policy. Regular listeners would have heard some of these special podcasts...
SecurityWeek

Business Services Provider Conduent Hit by Ransomware

Business process services provider Conduent has been the victim of a ransomware attack that appears to be the work of Maze operators. Formed in 2017 as a divestiture from Xerox and headquartered in New Jersey, the company offers digital platforms...
SC Magazine

Cisco security advisories address 47 flaws, three critical

Cisco Systems on Wednesday, June 3 released a series of security advisories addressing a total of 47 vulnerabilities, including three critical bugs that were found and fixed in IOS or IOS EX software. Among the most series flaws is a...

Electrolux, Others Conned Out of Big Money by BEC Scammer

Kenenty Hwan Kim has pleaded guilty to swindling the appliance giant and other companies in a set of elaborate schemes.
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Kind of goes without saying, but fix your admin passwords or risk getting borged by this brute-forcing botnet

Publishing platforms, hosts being targeted by Stealthworker malware Servers are being targeted with a malware attack that uses its infected hosts to brute-force other machines.…

News Wrap: Fake Minneapolis Police Breach, Zoom End-To-End Encryption Debate

Threatpost editors discuss debunked reports of a Minneapolis police department breach and Zoom announcing only paying users would get end-to-end encryption.