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Security 237- Work From Home Projects

Topics are going to get slow until even the hackers venture to do things. We decided to talk about things we can do while riding out the virus.

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Security 234 – Lotta News

https://www.forbes.com/sites/zakdoffman/2020/01/30/severe-perfect-100-microsoft-flaw-confirmed-this-is-a-cloud-security-nightmare/

https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2020/01/ajit-pai-carrier-sales-of-phone-location-data-is-illegal-fcc-plans-punishment/

https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/04/google-photos-bug-videos/

https://mobile.twitter.com/aphyr/status/1133484519942774784

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/qjdkq7/avast-antivirus-sells-user-browsing-data-investigation

https://blog.avast.com/a-message-from-ceo-ondrej-vlcek

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Security 233 – Whole Lot of Oops

Microsoft support database leak: https://www.comparitech.com/blog/information-security/microsoft-customer-service-data-leak/

Lastpass is having issues: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/lastpass-mistakenly-removes-extension-from-chrome-store-causes-outage/

Does Apple Encrypt Backups (No, but listen):
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-apple-fbi-icloud-exclusive/exclusive-apple-dropped-plan-for-encrypting-backups-after-fbi-complained-sources-idUSKBN1ZK1CT

Android encryption:
https://security.googleblog.com/2018/10/google-and-android-have-your-back-by.html

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Security 232- CryptoPatches

We talk about a few nasty bugs. One in Citrix, one in firefox that are being actively exploited. We then talk about how easy it is to be SIM jacked

https://www.zdnet.com/article/this-free-windows-10-upgrade-offer-still-works-heres-why-and-how-to-get-it/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/01/firefox-gets-patch-for-critical-zeroday-thats-being-actively-exploited/

SIM swap attack: https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/01/14/princeton-sim-swap-hijacking-phone-numbers-paper/

citrix: https://threatpost.com/unpatched-citrix-flaw-exploits/151748/ https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/01/14/princeton-sim-swap-hijacking-phone-numbers-paper/

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Security 230 – CCPA

California implemented the “Strongest” consumer privacy act so far, unfortunately we are underwhelmed with it.

https://caprivacy.github.io/caprivacy/

https://oag.ca.gov/data-broker/register