We start off with a cautionary tale about why you shouldn’t open ports.
We will talk about some backup strategies, and offsite backup Door lock manufacturer goofed firmware:
Tunnelbear VPN Audit:
[Editor: I think the transitions are off. Hopefully it isn’t too big of a deal]
We continue with Defcon news: Marcus Hutchins was arrested leaving Las Vegas:
Safe Cracking robot:
Salesforce employee fired for giving his talk:
China VPN ban:
We talk about what happened at Defcon: Vote Hacking Village and how people hacked voter machines FUD with the Echo:
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-40… What is BitCash: https://www.theverge.com/2017/8/1/160… and no more VPNs in China (from the app store) Finally, Verizon rewards for tracking you.
We want to keep it light tonight, as everyone is super busy. Chaim is getting ready for DEFCON. All the news is basically being held until next week. If you wanted to know what a security conference feels like, stay tuned.
[editor note: Tom is awesome in this. Me, not so much. I completely misunderstood how this worked.]
So what happens when a certificate can no longer be trusted? How do you revoke trust, or the certificate?
We are going into the weeks before defcon, where news is sparse. We recommend joining our WhatsApp group. Tweet us, or comment for the link.