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Security 243 – Contact Tracing

We talk about Google’s and Apple’s Contact Tracing endeavors. While I’m okay with it, Tom rips it to shreds, based on the obvious privacy issues and false positives.

I know I messed up the intro.

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Security 240 – Office 365

As a teacher who had to move to distance learning, I can’t tell you how awesome office 365 is. While I thought Google was doing it right, Microsoft secretly has hit it out of the park. This is not an ad for office 365, but we do talk about how awesome it has become.

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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