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InfoSec News Nuggets 11/24/2020
Apple accuses Facebook of 'disregard for user privacy' Apple has criticised Facebook for trying to “collect as much data as possible” from users, saying it will push ahead with its planned launch of ...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/23/2020
Publicly Available Exploit Code Gives Attackers 47-Day Head Start Kenna Security teamed up with the Cyentia Institute to analyze 473 vulnerabilities from 2019 where there was some evidence of exploit...
Updated Blog Post: My Take on Preparing for GIAC Certification Exams
I updated my blog post titled "My Take on Preparing for GIAC Certification Exams" with my GCFA experience! Check it out! Andrew  
AboutDFIR Content Update 11/21/2020
After a short break, we're back: Tools & Artifacts - DVR/Multimedia - new entries added Tools & Artifacts - File Systems- new entries added Tools & Artifacts - iOS - new entries ad...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/20/2020
Facebook AI catches 95% of hate speech, still wants mods back in office Facebook's software systems get ever better at detecting and blocking hate speech on both the Facebook and Instagram platforms,...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/19/2020
Hacking group exploits ZeroLogon in automotive, industrial attack wave The active cyberattack is thought to be the handiwork of Cicada, also tracked as APT10, Stone Panda, and Cloud Hopper. Historica...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/18/2020
DarkSide ransomware is creating a secure data leak service in Iran The DarkSide Ransomware operation claims they are creating a distributed storage system in Iran to store and leak data stolen from v...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/17/2020
Scams Ramp Up Ahead of Black Friday Cybercriminal Craze The number of online holiday shoppers this year is expected to skyrocket due to the pandemic – and consequently, consumers can expect an onslau...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/16/2020
Microsoft says it’s time for you to stop using SMS and voice calls for multi-factor authentication Multi-factor authentication makes it much harder for hackers to break their way into your online acc...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/13/2020
Japan’s creepy robot wolf scares away crop-raiding deer, bears A Japanese town has deployed robot wolves in the hopes of scaring away bears and other wildlife that can damage crops -- or potentially ...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/12/2020
Ring doorbell security cameras recalled after some catch fire Amazon-subsidiary Ring is recalling hundreds of thousands of video doorbells after receiving reports of them catching fire. The potential...
InfoSec News Nuggets 11/11/2020
The Double-Edged Sword of Cybersecurity Insurance Cybersecurity insurance is no longer a luxury. As attacks have accelerated — and become more costly — the idea of hedging against a breach has gone m...