Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Weekly Update 143

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Learn what regulations like PSD2 mean for your business, and how Twilio can help you achieve secure, compliant transactionsWell this was a big one. The simple stuff first - I'm back in Norway running workshops...

Weekly Update 142

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackI made it to the Infosecurity hall of fame! Yesterday was an absolutely unreal experience that was enormously exciting:It was an...

Weekly Update 141

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Passwords are no longer enough. Two-factor authentication improves security, implement fast with Twilio's Authy API.Another week, another conference. This time, Scott and I have just wrapped up the AusCERT event which is my local home...

Weekly Update 140

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackI'm a day and a half behind with this week's update again - sorry! Thursday and Friday were solid with training in...

Weekly Update 139

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackPer the beginning of the video, it's out late, I'm jet lagged, all my clothes are dirty and I've had to raid...

Weekly Update 138

Presently sponsored by: The Enemy Within: Unlock this free course I made for Varonis to learn all about preventing insider threatsAfter a mammoth 30-hour door-to-door journey, I'm back in the USA! It's Minnesota this week and I've just wrapped...

Weekly Update 137

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Want to uplevel your authentication? Need to get off risky SMS 2FA? Learn about how you can with the Authy API...It's the last one from home for a few weeks, both for Scott and myself....

Weekly Update 136

Presently sponsored by: The Enemy Within: Unlock this free course I made for Varonis to learn all about preventing insider threatsScott is still here with me on the Gold Coast lapping up the sunshine before NDC Security next week...

Weekly Update 135

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Learn about why building your own 2FA solution is risky and expensive. Use our Authy API to add 2FA to your app in a matter of days.It's another episode with Scott Helme this week as...

Weekly Update 134

Presently sponsored by: The Enemy Within: Unlock this free course I made for Varonis to learn all about preventing insider threatsThat's the second update in a row I've done on time! It's also another one with a bunch of...

Weekly Update 133

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Wondering how 2FA will help secure online transactions and help comply with regulations such as PSD2?Wow, a weekly update back on the normal schedule! I also realised when watching this back how less tired I...

Weekly Update 132

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackFrom last week's update in Seattle to home to Sydney to back home and a late update (again). But regardless, I'm committed...

Weekly Update 131

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Passwords are no longer enough. Two-factor authentication improves security, implement fast with 'Twilio's Authy API.'So firstly, sorry for the audio quality. I'm pretty damn frustrated with those Instamics right now between the flakey firmware upgrade...

Weekly Update 130

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Passwords are no longer enough. Two-factor authentication improves security, implement fast with 'Twilio's Authy API.'Well that was a hell of a week of travel. Seriously, the Denver situation was just an absolute mess but when...

Weekly Update 129

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: If you only offer 2FA via SMS, your customers are at risk. Learn about our Authy API and how to better protect your user accounts.Heaps of stuff going on this week with all sorts of...

Weekly Update 128

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackI'm not intentionally pushing these out later than usual, but events have just been such over the last few weeks that it's...

Weekly Update 127

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Want to uplevel your authentication? Need to get off risky SMS 2FA? Learn about how you can with the Authy API...It was another travel week so another slightly delayed weekly update, but still plenty of...

Weekly Update 126

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackAnother week, another conference. This time it was Microsoft Ignite in Sydney and as tends to happen at these events, many casual...

Weekly Update 125

Presently sponsored by: Twilio: Learn what regulations like PSD2 mean for your business, and how Twilio can help you achieve secure, compliant transactionsI'm back home! It was an amazing trip in many ways, not least of which was the...

Weekly Update 124

Presently sponsored by: Live Workshop! Watch the Varonis DFIR team investigate a cyberattack using our data-centric security stackI'm pumping this weekly update out a little bit later, pushing it just before I get on the plane back home to...
TechRepublic

How AI-enhanced malware poses a threat to your organization

Malware controlled by artificial intelligence could create more convincing spam, avoid security detection, and better adapt itself to each target, says a new report from Malwarebytes.
TechRepublic

Tech news roundup: HPE Discover 2019, Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, and Google Cloud’s debacle

This week's TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include a look at the companies that hire the most data scientists, four significant impacts of a security breach, and a first-hand account of a major hack job.
SC Magazine

ACLU tells Ga. Supreme Court Fourth Amendment should apply to personal data stored by cars

Fourth Amendment protections should apply to personal data in a car’s Event Data Recorder, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) will argue before the Georgia Supreme Court today. The state’s high court is hearing oral arguments in Mobley v. State, which challenges law...
PC Mag

Can Anything Protect Us From Deepfakes?

Along with fake news, forged videos have become a national security concern, especially as the 2020 presidential elections draw near. Researchers at the University of Surrey have developed a solution that might solve the problem.

How Hackers Emptied Church Coffers with a Simple Phishing Scam

Cyber thieves aren't bound by a code of ethics. They look for weak targets and high rewards, which is exactly what Saint Ambrose Catholic offered.