Hangouts officially closed shop to hosting video calls. We spent almost an hour trying different things to make something work. We still did a show, it isn’t great this week, but we didn’t want to give up. We are still trying different things, so please be patient.
It is the week before Defcon, and we just have some tidbits.
Equifax $125 | https://www.ftc.gov/enforcement/cases-proceedings/refunds/equifax-data-breach-settlement
Capital One: https://www.theverge.com/2019/7/31/20748886/capital-one-breach-hack-thompson-security-data
We talk about the two fines levied on companies. First is facebook at 5 Billion, and second is Equifax at 700 million.
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.
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.