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Threats & Defense – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.09

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cyber Threats & Defense Cisco fixes three high-level bugs, but a fourth remains unpatched (SC Media, Mar 06 2020) The flaw with no current fix is CVE-2020-3155: a validation error in the SSL implementation of Cisco Intelligent Proximity, a solution

15 Bullet Friday – The Best Security News of the Week – 2020.03.06

The Top 15 Security Posts – Vetted & Curated *Threats & Defense* 1. A Flaw in Billions of Wi-Fi Chips Let Attackers Decrypt Data (Wired, Feb 27 2020) Affected devices include iPhones, iPads, Macs, Amazon Echos and Kindles, Android devices, and various Wi-Fi routers. 2. Malicious Documents Emerging Trends: A

CISO View – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.06

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cybersecurity Management & Strategy CrowdStrike Global Threat Report 2020 Reveals Top Adversary Trends (crowdstrike, Mar 03 2020) The trend toward malware-free tactics accelerated, with malware-free attacks surpassing the volume of malware attacks. In 2019, 51% of attacks used malware-free techniques

Identity Mgt & Web Fraud – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.05

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Identity Management & Web Fraud Security of Health Information (Schneier on Security, Mar 05 2020) “The world is racing to contain the new COVID-19 virus that is spreading around the globe with alarming speed. Right now, pandemic disease experts at

Cloud Security, DevOps, AppSec – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.04

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cloud Security, DevOps, AppSec Let’s Encrypt will revoke 3m+ TLS/SSL certificates (Help Net Security, Mar 04 2020) Starting with 20:00 UTC (3:00pm US EST), today (March 4), the non-profit certificate authority Let’s Encrypt will begin it’s effort to revoke a

AI, IoT, & Mobile Security – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.03

A Review of the Best News of the Week on AI, IoT, & Mobile Security Walgreens Discloses Data Breach Related to Mobile App (SecurityWeek, Mar 02 2020) Pharmacy store chain Walgreens has started informing some users of its mobile application that their personal and health-related information may have been seen

Threats & Defense – The Week’s Best News – 2020.03.02

A Review of the Best News of the Week on Cyber Threats & Defense A Flaw in Billions of Wi-Fi Chips Let Attackers Decrypt Data (Wired, Feb 27 2020) Affected devices include iPhones, iPads, Macs, Amazon Echos and Kindles, Android devices, and various Wi-Fi routers. Malicious Documents Emerging Trends: A