Security 126 – Two Week Break

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After our forced time off, we come back with a lot of stories that have happened in the last two weeks. We spend a few minutes on each of them.

Security 125 – Should You Update

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We always talk about applying security updates, but we have been telling people to avoid Windows 10. Well which is it? The answer in general is to update, especially for security, unless you have a need not to.

Security 123 – Lastpass, Hackstacks, SMS

Lastpass had some bugs found, but as soon as they were found, they were fixed. NIST deprecates 2FA via SMS, and what is password haystacks

Notes:

Labs.dectectify.com

Password Haystacks

NIST declares the age of SMS-based 2-factor authentication over

Security 122 – Twitter Verification

We decide to talk about something we have very little knowledge about. We talk about Milo Yiannopoulos getting actually banned from twitter. While not the main topic, the topic of verified accounts, and would that actually help or be a net positive.

 

This is not on YouTube because hangouts apparently can’t publish to youtube directly anymore.