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Recorded January 14, 2020 at G-Unit Studios in Rhode Island!
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Security Weekly News -- Week of 12 -- January -- 2020
- News Stories
- https://www.teslarati.com/tesla-model-3-returns-to-pwn2own-hacking-competition/ -- Tesla goes pwn2own again this year.
- https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/russian-spies-hacked-ukrainian-gas-company-at-heart-of-trump-impeachment-trial/2020/01/13/db50b2b0-366c-11ea-bb7b-265f4554af6d_story.html -- GRU "hacks" a Ukranian gas company at the heart of scandals in DC.
- https://www.newsweek.com/iran-internet-down-outages-protests-plane-crash-websites-offline-flight-752-1481842 -- Is Iran shutting down social media to prevent protests?
- https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-51054901 -- and... the US government issues phones to the poor which contain Chinese Malware. Oh, and the phones were Chinese too.
- Cloudflare expands into VPN and firewalling
- https://www.darkreading.com/risk/microsoft-to-officially-end-support-for-windows-7-server-2008/d/d-id/1336791 -- Microsoft has officially ended support for Win 7 and Server 2008
- https://www.pcmag.com/news/372978/hackers-are-abusing-a-bug-in-firefox-to-take-over-computers?fbclid=IwAR0TNf5aZMpvj_1lP0_DeQ3WDcsJoRjDzssMjgYhvl3EQCVu4-QpILz9P5g -- and a nasty bug in Firefox
- https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX267027 -- Citrix exploits are being well...exploited.
- https://www.darkreading.com/threat-intelligence/major-brazilian-bank-tests-homomorphic-encryption-on-financial-data/d/d-id/1336779 -- can we just go ahead and read the patterns in encryption?
- https://www.us-cert.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-013 -- Cisco Data Center Vulnerabilities
- https://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/data-breach-class-actions-georgia-48918/ -- More lawsuits in Georgia
- https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/emotet-malware-restarts-spam-attacks-after-holiday-break/ -- the return of emotet
- https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/nemty-ransomware-to-start-leaking-non-paying-victims-data/ -- never give the victim a break if you want them to pay
- https://www.fifthdomain.com/dod/2020/01/13/trump-says-us-better-at-cyber-than-anyone-in-the-world/ -- Is the US better than anyone in the world at Cyber?