News, via Ionut Ilascu, writing at Bleeping Computer, of an apparent Black Hat Attendee Data Leakage SNAFU. Who needs so-called Cyberthis or Cyberthat, when information security’s premier event can’t safeguard information security professional’s data? The flaw was discovered by NinjaStyle in a superb blog post: ‘How I Hacked BlackHat 2018: Enumerating registered BlackHat attendees with the BCard API‘. Security: Heal Thyself.
*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Infosecurity.US authored by Marc Handelman. Read the original post at: https://www.infosecurity.us/blog/2018/8/23/black-hat-the-exposed