Security 211 – Chrome and Adblock

Chrome is playing games with Adblock extensions again: https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/evy53j/google-struggles-to-justify-making-chrome-ad-blockers-worse

https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/4/18650363/firefox-block-trackers-default-enhanced-tracking-protection

Ring Doorbells and Police: https://www.cnet.com/features/amazons-helping-police-build-a-surveillance-network-with-ring-doorbells/

Apple does some magic voodoo to prevent find my mac stalking: https://www.wired.com/story/apple-find-my-cryptography-bluetooth/

209 – All The Failz

We got some big security holes for you this week.

Last week ended with a WhatsApp bug. Update Now! https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/05/whatsapp-vulnerability-exploited-to-infect-phones-with-israeli-spyware/

CPU.Fail: https://cpu.fail/

Google Security Key Vulnerability: https://security.googleblog.com/2019/05/titan-keys-update.html?m=1

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Security 208 – Google Privacy

So what privacy settings do you want in your smart cylinder?https://gizmodo.com/a-very-long-list-of-privacy-features-google-talked-abou-1834593900

Why is it a problem that “Works with Nest” is going away.
https://variety.com/2019/digital/news/google-works-with-nest-discontinued-1203207335/

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Security 207 – Authenticate

I saw how Banksy authenticates his work, and we got to thinking about how we verified things in the past, and future.

https://reprage.com/post/how-banksy-authenticates-his-work
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/EURion_constellation

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