ASW Episode52

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Recorded February 25, 2019 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!

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  • Paul Asadoorian
    Embedded device security researcher, security podcaster, and CEO of Active Countermeasures .
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    Bugs, Breaches, and More!

    1.) Many websites threatened by highly critical code-execution bug in Drupal

    2.) IT subcontractor left 2.7 million recorded calls from people seeking medical advice exposed on the internet

    3.) Password Managers: Under the Hood of Secrets Management & 1Password's Response

    If you build it, they will come

    1.) Google says the built-in microphone it never told Nest users about was 'never supposed to be a secret'

    2.) You Give Apps Sensitive Personal Information. Then They Tell Facebook.

    3.) UK parliament calls for antitrust, data abuse probe of Facebook

    Food for Thought

    1.) Facebook uses its apps to track users it thinks could threaten employees and offices

    2.) Life On The Other Side Of Digital Transformation: Another Peek

    3.) CommitStrip: Get rich quick

    Interview: Matt Springfield, 12Feet, Inc.

    Matt Springfield
    is the President of 12Feet, Inc..
    Matt Springfield is the founder of 12Feet, Inc. an information security consulting firm based in the Dallas area. Matt has more than 23 years of information security experience spanning operations, architecture and consulting with a focus on large scale retail and service provider environments. He has helped some of the world’s largest companies build and enhance their security programs and IT operations, managing consulting engagements in more than 20 different countries around the world.

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