Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Weekly Update 242

Presently sponsored by: CrowdSec - The open-source massively multiplayer firewall: respond to attacks & share signals across the community. Download it for free.A fairly hectic week this one, in a large part due to chasing down really flakey network...

Weekly Update 241

Presently sponsored by: CrowdSec - The open-source massively multiplayer firewall: respond to attacks & share signals across the community. Download it for free.What. A. Week. Heaps of data breaches, heaps of law enforcement and gov stuff and somehow, I...

Weekly Update 241

Presently sponsored by: CrowdSec - The open-source massively multiplayer firewall: respond to attacks & share signals across the community. Download it for free.What. A. Week. Heaps of data breaches, heaps of law enforcement and gov stuff and somehow, I...

Weekly Update 240

Presently sponsored by: CrowdSec - The open-source massively multiplayer firewall: respond to attacks & share signals across the community. Download it for free.Lots of bit and pieces this week, most of which is self-explanatory based on the references below....

Weekly Update 239

Presently sponsored by: SecurityFWD. A brand new YouTube show from Varonis. Watch Episode 1: How Far can Wi-Fi Travel?Geez I'm glad the Facebook stuff was the week before this one! With that (mostly) out of the way, we headed...

Weekly Update 238

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"What a shit week". I stand by that statement in the opening couple of minutes of...

Weekly Update 237

Presently sponsored by: @Hack – from the masterminds behind Black Hat. Taking place in Saudi Arabia, 2021. Watch this space.As soon as I started watching this video back, I remembered why I don't do daylight mode in these any...

Weekly Update 236

Presently sponsored by: SecurityFWD. A brand new YouTube show from Varonis. Watch Episode 1: How Far can Wi-Fi Travel?This 🤬🤬🤬 DAC! I mean it's a lovely device, but it's just impossible to use it as an audio source in...

Weekly Update 235

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineA slow start this week as the camera refused to be recognised by any browser. The problem, of course, was that I'd plugged...

Weekly Update 234

Presently sponsored by: Get a FREE password audit on your Active Directory users with pwncheck from safepass.meA big, big week with a heap of different things on the boil. Cyber stuff, audio stuff, IoT stuff - it's all there!...

Weekly Update 233

Presently sponsored by: MEGA - The world's largest provider of zero-knowledge E2EE cloud storage plus chat. Join 200m others who enjoy privacy - try MEGA for free.Data breaches all over the place this week! Not just data breaches, but...

Weekly Update 232

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI honestly don't know where my time goes. I get up, have great plans for all the things I want to do then...

Weekly Update 231

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI seem to have spread myself across a whole heap of different things this week which is fine (it's all stuff I love...

Weekly Update 230

Presently sponsored by: Credential stuffing is currently the biggest threat to organisations, find out how you can protect your network right now with safepass.meThis week has seen a lot of my time go on an all-new project. One I'm...

Weekly Update 229

Presently sponsored by: Advance your cybersecurity career with Springboard's bootcamp + proven job guaranteeThis week's update comes to you amongst the noisy backdrop of the garden being literally chopped up by high pressure hose (which I think my beautiful...

Weekly Update 228

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineWell, it kinda feels like we're back to the new normal that is 2021. I'm home, the kids are back at school and...

Weekly Update 227

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineI'm back into a normal home routine and it's business as usual again. You know, stuff like data breaches, new tech toys and...

Weekly Update 226

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineA little bit of a change of pace this week with the video being solely on the events unfolding around removing content, people...

Weekly Update 225

Presently sponsored by: Credential stuffing is currently the biggest threat to organisations, find out how you can protect your network right now with safepass.meAnd we're finally home. After 8,441km of driving finished off by a comfy flight home whilst...

Weekly Update 224

Presently sponsored by: 1Password is a secure password manager and digital wallet that keeps you safe onlineIt's a new year! With lots of breaches to discuss already ☹ Ok, so these may not be 2021 breaches but I betcha...
The Hacker News

Ransomware Gang Leaks Metropolitan Police Data After Failed Negotiations

The cybercrime syndicate behind Babuk ransomware has leaked more personal files belonging to the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) after negotiations with the DC Police broke down, warning that they intend to publish all data ransom demands are not met. "The...
Security Affairs

NSA and ODNI analyze potential risks to 5G networks

U.S. Intelligence agencies warn of weaknesses in 5G networks that could be exploited by crooks and nation-state actors for intelligence gathering. The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA), along with the DHS Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), and the Office...
The Hacker News

Alert: Hackers Exploit Adobe Reader 0-Day Vulnerability in the Wild

Adobe has released Patch Tuesday updates for the month of May with fixes for multiple vulnerabilities spanning 12 different products, including a zero-day flaw affecting Adobe Reader that's actively exploited in the wild. The list of updated applications includes Adobe Experience Manager,...
The Register

Beijing twirls ban-hammer at 84 more apps it says need to stop slurping excess data

Online lending apps and more given fifteen days to ‘rectify’ behaviour China’s Central Cyberspace Affairs Commission has named 84 apps it says breach local privacy laws and given their developers 15 days to “rectify” their code.…
SecurityWeek

SAP Patches High-Severity Flaws in Business One, NetWeaver Products

SAP has released a total of six new security notes on its May 2021 Security Patch Day, along with updates for five other security notes, including three rated Hot News. read more