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Security 215 – Terms of Endearment

FaceApp is in the news again for putting some questionable things in their Terms of Service. We talk about the privacy issues, but more importantly, we discuss that this is normal.

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Security 214 – Zoom to In-Person-Meetings

A 0 day exploit hitting Zoom hit this week. Basically if you know what Zoom is, you are probably vulnerable.

We talk about ways to reduce your attack surface when it comes to meeting softwares.

https://medium.com/@jonathan.leitschuh/zoom-zero-day-4-million-webcams-maybe-an-rce-just-get-them-to-visit-your-website-ac75c83f4ef5

https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/9/20688113/zoom-apple-mac-patch-vulnerability-emergency-fix-web-server-remove

https://mobile.twitter.com/riskybusiness/status/1148819622558236673?s=21

https://www.ohioinfosec.org/2019/07/13/2019-oisf-anniversary-conference/

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Security 213 – Blinky Boxes

All of these products that offer some sort of “better/safer internet” are just scams. We say why.

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Security 212- Teaching the Trainers

The EFF put out a guide on how to host your own security event. Since we do something like that, we discuss

https://sec.eff.org/articles/first-training

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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/