Friday 16 September 2022

Uber Hacked: Its Security is ‘Awful’ and ‘Weak’ - Security Boulevard

People Prefer Proper Taxis: Fake taxi-cum-takeout service Uber was fully pwned this week. The company says it’s “responding to a cybersecurity incident,” whatever that means.

Thursday 15 September 2022

Heat Cooks Twitter DC | AI Will Kill All Humans | Patreon Layoffs, CSAM Claim -

The Moral of the Story: Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows

Why Twitter security sucks: Half of staff has PII access - ReversingLabs

No locks on the doors:Peiter “Mudge” Zatko (pictured) was grilled by U.S. senators this week. Twitter’s former head of security has some damning things to say about the service’s DevOps security — or lack of it.

Tuesday 13 September 2022

Retbleed Security Fix Makes Linux go 70% Slower - Security Boulevard

Must Try Harder:The Linux kernel workaround for the ‘Retbleed’ vulnerability is causing a huge slowdown in tests. Performance runs of VMware guests show results up to 70% worse on slightly old hardware.