Thursday, 22 October 2020

Check your dependencies: GitHub's npm finds nasty Trojan packages - TechBeacon

The moral of the story? Code reuse is a wonderful thing. But only if you trust ALL the code you’re reusing.

Tuesday, 20 October 2020

GRU Agents Indicted for Hacking Multiple Targets - Security Boulevard

Enter Sandworm

Friday, 16 October 2020

BleedingTooth: Intel Discloses Early, Angering Linux Lovers - Security Boulevard

Intel Disclosure FAIL

Thursday, 15 October 2020

Think of the children: Elites want to ban E2E encryption (yet again) - TechBeacon

Irresistible force meets immovable objec

Tuesday, 13 October 2020

Xplora Watches for Kids: Chinese Spyware - Security Boulevard

Hey, Kids! What Time Is It?

Monday, 12 October 2020

U.S. Cyber Command Says it Nuked Trickbot, but Microsoft and Chums Claim Credit - Security Boulevard

Friday, 9 October 2020

Google Gives Cops Your Search Terms – Let the Frog-Boiling Commence - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 8 October 2020

Chrome 86 is … HEY DevOps: Wake up and pay attention - TechBeacon

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

MosaicRegressor: ‘Chinese’ UEFI Bootkit Snoops on North Korean Foes - Security Boulevard

Monday, 5 October 2020

Troy Hunt Flags Up ‘Sensational’ Sextortion Bug in Grindr - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 1 October 2020

Access control: Pandemic forces rethink of IT’s trust model - TechBeacon

Zero trustification

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Ransomware Cripples UHS Hospitals Across the Nation - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 24 September 2020

TikTok kid schools IT about scam apps - TechBeacon

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Feds Yell PATCH NOW over Windows AD ‘Zerologon’ Vuln - Security Boulevard

Fix It or Can It

Friday, 18 September 2020

DuckDuckGo: Crazy Name, Growing Crazy-Fast - Security Boulevard


Thursday, 17 September 2020

Zerologon bug is a perfect 10. Patch now or crash hard - TechBeacon

The moral of the story? Run—do not walk—to your AD domain controllers (metaphorically speaking). And start planning for February’s second shoe droppage.

Tuesday, 15 September 2020

BlindSide: Intel/AMD Speculation Bugs Under Microscope Again - Security Boulevard

Sky Falling—Film at 11

Friday, 11 September 2020

Russia, China, Iran Meddle in 2020 Election (Unsurprisingly) - Security Boulevard

Fancy Bear and Chums Dance on Democracy’s Grave

Thursday, 10 September 2020

Ransomware pandemic: This is getting ridiculous - TechBeacon

Schools and banks and healthcare—oh my

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

China Trolls U.S. With ‘Fox in Henhouse’ Data Security Plan - Security Boulevard

Don’t Feed the CCP

Saturday, 5 September 2020

Apple U-Turn: It Will ‘Delay’ Killing Facebook’s Business Model - Security Boulevard

Tim Blinks

Thursday, 3 September 2020

Sendgrid blames lack of 2FA for mountains of spam - TechBeacon

Bloody Vikings.

Tuesday, 1 September 2020

Apple’s Big Brother Attitude Fails to Keep Users Safe - Security Boulevard

Friday, 28 August 2020

Kiwi Stock Exchange DDoSed Again and Again (and Again) - Security Boulevard

Aotearoa Attack

Thursday, 27 August 2020

Preinstalled mobile malware steals money in emerging markets - TechBeacon

Supply chain attack blamed

Tuesday, 25 August 2020

Bridgefy FAIL: Insecure for Use in Protests - Security Boulevard

Feds Scoff At Your BT Mesh

Friday, 21 August 2020

Uber ex-CISO Charged ‘Obstruction and Misprision,’ say DoJ/FBI - Security Boulevard

Sullivan Charged—is Kalanick Next?

Thursday, 20 August 2020

Secret Service dodges location-data warrants … there’s an app for that - TechBeacon

He’d let us in—knows where we’ve been

Wednesday, 19 August 2020

Paper Ballots: More Secure Than E-voting or Blockchain - Security Boulevard

Vote Early, Vote Often

Friday, 14 August 2020

Drovorub: Russia Pushing Invisible Malware, say NSA and FBI - Security Boulevard

Penguin vs. Bear

Thursday, 13 August 2020

TikTok hands over data to police as Microsoft eyes buying the app - TechBeacon

Po-po shut us down

Monday, 10 August 2020

Most Android Phones Can Be Pwned Just by Watching a Video - Security Boulevard

Slava FTW, but PR FAIL

Friday, 7 August 2020

Intel Leak: 20GB of Secrets Just the Start, Says Perp - Security Boulevard

Swiss Cheese Security

Thursday, 6 August 2020

Chrome Web Store FAIL: 300+ More Scam Browser Extensions - Security Boulevard

GOOG Asleep at the Switch

NSA warning on location tracking: ‘Stop using your phone’ - TechBeacon

Your tax dollars at work. But what can you learn from spies like thus?

Tuesday, 4 August 2020

Garmin Pays Ransom to Evil Corp – Despite Russian Sanctions - Security Boulevard

Trust Mountain to Climb

Thursday, 30 July 2020

‘Russians’ Hack News Websites, Sow Anti-NATO Sentiment - Security Boulevard

Negative, Ghostwriter—the CMS is Pwned

Twitter insiders are out of control, SecOps alumni allege - TechBeacon

Fix it, or bluebird gets it

Monday, 27 July 2020

Hack of Payday Lender ‘Dave’: All 7.5M Users Breached - Security Boulevard

I’m Sorry, Dave

Friday, 24 July 2020

Garmin Users Furious as Ransomware Freezes Firm - Security Boulevard

Where Was I?

Thursday, 23 July 2020

BIMI email standard: Security fix or privacy fail? - TechBeacon

GOOG: benevolent cloud provider or evil marketer?

Tuesday, 21 July 2020

CBP Scandal: Buying License Plate Scans - Security Boulevard

Big Brother Watching

Friday, 17 July 2020

Twitter is Dead to Me – What Really Happened This Week - Security Boulevard

Avian Blu’

Thursday, 16 July 2020

Clock ticks for TikTok: RNC and DNC nuke app, US mulls ban - TechBeacon

Stop the clock

Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Microsoft Sued for LinkedIn Clipboard Snooping Scare - Security Boulevard

Sneaky Paste

Friday, 10 July 2020

Police Buy Hacked Data, to Fish for Evidence—Is That Even Legal? - Security Boulevard

Quis Custodiet Ipsos Custodes?

Thursday, 9 July 2020

Feds warn: MSPs being hacked—so stop your complacency - TechBeacon

Mismanaged SP?

Tuesday, 7 July 2020

F5 BIG-IP Has Huge, Enormous, Bad, Scary Security Holes (Patch NOW) - Security Boulevard

Hair. On. Fire.

Friday, 3 July 2020

1,000 False Wakewords: A Letter! Buy 200 Toilet Rolls - Security Boulevard

Election! Confirm Purchase.

Thursday, 2 July 2020

Google, Apple, Mozilla enforce 1-year max certificate expiration - TechBeacon

Time’s up for lazy DevOps

Wednesday, 1 July 2020

TikTok Banned: 59 Chinese Apps Blocked in India - Security Boulevard

Stop the Clock

Thursday, 25 June 2020

Encryption: Politicians Try to Outlaw Math (Again) - Security Boulevard

Think of the Children!

Try harder: CSP won’t save you from Magecart-style attacks - TechBeacon

New trick in the wild

Tuesday, 23 June 2020

BlueLeaks is Huge FAIL for Anonymous and DDoSecrets - Security Boulevard

BlueLeaks: Not Clever

Friday, 19 June 2020

HUGE Google Chrome Spyware Ring: 111 Add-ons,15K Domains - Security Boulevard


Thursday, 18 June 2020

Anonymous tweets ‘DDoS’; everyone freaks out - TechBeacon

T reconfig FAIL

Monday, 15 June 2020

Twitter Nukes 32,000 More State Trolls, Mostly From China - Security Boulevard

五毛 FAIL; Hungry Тролли

Thursday, 11 June 2020

Is Zoom the Next Huawei? ‘Puppet of Chinese,’ Say Critics - Security Boulevard

$ZM PR FAIL (yet again)

‘Dark Basin’: Prolific spear-phishers for hire - TechBeacon

Allegedly Sumit & Co.

Tuesday, 9 June 2020

IBM Jumps on BLM Bus, Drops Failing Facial Biz - Security Boulevard

But Clearview AI Doesn’t

Monday, 8 June 2020

Open Source Sucks, Says Ballsy Infosec Firm - Security Boulevard

Duck and Cover

Friday, 5 June 2020

Who’s DDoSing Anti-Racism Groups? - Security Boulevard

The Ultimate Whataboutists

Thursday, 4 June 2020

Your passwordless future: Make it sooner rather than later - TechBeacon

It’s a kind of magic

Monday, 1 June 2020

Zoom’s New Model is Making Heads Hurt - Security Boulevard

E2EE for Reelz This Time

Friday, 29 May 2020

NSA: Russia Hacking U.S. Firms, via Old Exim Flaw - Security Boulevard

GRU GTsST vs. the World

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Remember this: Chrome’s security flaws put Rust in the hotseat - TechBeacon

Beware baby+bathwater bogosity

Tuesday, 26 May 2020

Is eBay Port Scanning Your PC? (Probably) - Security Boulevard

L@@K fleaBay Trix

Friday, 22 May 2020

Mom, You Can’t Post Pictures of My Child—Because GDPR - Security Boulevard


Thursday, 21 May 2020

Whistleblower Says Apple Built Secret Dossier on You, via Siri - Security Boulevard

GDPR Toothless?

Mercedes software leaks via Git and Google dork - TechBeacon


Monday, 18 May 2020

11-Plus Supercomputers Hacked With Cryptominers - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 14 May 2020

Was This Huawei’s Failed Attempt at a Linux Backdoor? - Security Boulevard

‘Thunderspy’ enlightening—very, very frightening - TechBeacon

Monday, 11 May 2020

DEF CON is Canceled. Wanna Buy a Bridge? - Security Bloulevard

Thursday, 7 May 2020

Cracked Apple: iOS security researchers intimidated into silence - TechBeacon

Wednesday, 6 May 2020

Xiaomi U-Turn: Admits Sending Private Data it Said it Didn’t - Security Boulevard

Tuesday, 5 May 2020

Steal Data Through Sound, Sans Speaker? - Security Boulevard

Friday, 1 May 2020

Quibi, JetBlue, Others Leaked Millions of Emails - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 30 April 2020

8.6M PII leaked from UK city's CCTV DB; Neology denies responsibility - TechBeacon

Monday, 27 April 2020

COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps Fight Privacy Fears - Security Boulevard

Friday, 24 April 2020

China Wants to Control All the Internet With 'New IP' Plan - Security Boulevard

Thursday, 23 April 2020

Apple Scrambles to Patch Old iOS Mail Bugs - Security Boulevard

Over a quarter-billion Facebook profiles served (at 0.0002¢ each) - TechBeacon

Monday, 20 April 2020

Thursday, 16 April 2020

Monday, 13 April 2020

Friday, 10 April 2020

Thursday, 9 April 2020

Tuesday, 7 April 2020