Cybersecurity Lessons from the Pandemic

Cybersecurity Lessons from the Pandemic

Posted by AngelaWong, 23-07-2020

How does cybersecurity support business and society? The pandemic shows us.   There is absolutely no absolute security. Nature is designed in a way that things can and eventually will go wrong....

Chris Vickery: AI Will Drive Tomorrow’s Data Breaches

Chris Vickery: AI Will Drive Tomorrow’s Data Breaches

Posted by AngelaWong, 23-07-2020

Chris Vickery talks about his craziest data breach discoveries and why “vishing” is the next top threat no one’s ready for. From malicious hacks to accidental misconfiguration...

BadPower attack corrupts fast chargers to melt or set your device on fire

BadPower attack corrupts fast chargers to melt or set your device on fire

Posted by AngelaWong, 20-07-2020

Chinese security researchers said they can alter the firmware of fast chargers to cause damage to connected (charging) systems, such as melt components, or even set devices on fire. The technique, na...

Thousands of Vulnerable F5 BIG-IP Users Still Open to Takeover

Thousands of Vulnerable F5 BIG-IP Users Still Open to Takeover

Posted by AngelaWong, 19-07-2020

Less than 500 machines have been patched since U.S. Cyber Command issued an alert to patch a critical bug that’s under active exploit. About 8,000 users of F5 Networks’ BIG-IP famil...

Twitter Hack Update: What We Know (and What We Don’t)

Twitter Hack Update: What We Know (and What We Don’t)

Posted by AngelaWong, 19-07-2020

Earlier this week, Twitter locked down thousands of verified accounts, including the accounts of Joe Biden, Bill Gates, Elon Musk, Apple, Uber and others, after it became clear that hackers had been a...

What the Twitter Hack Revealed: An Election System Teeming With Risks

What the Twitter Hack Revealed: An Election System Teeming With Risks

Posted by AngelaWong, 17-07-2020

The breach that targeted Joe Biden, Barack Obama and others served as a warning: Had it happened on Nov. 3, hoping to upend the election, the political fallout could have been quite different.  ...