Cybersecurity During COVID-19

Three weeks ago (could it possibly be that long already?), I wrote about the increased risks of working remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. One, employees are working from their home networks and ...
Email Security Services Protection (ESSP) test 2020 Q1

Email security: Is it any good against hackers?

World’s first in-depth, public test of security services vs. targeted attacks. This email security test report is the product of two years of advanced threat research. We have worked with the security ...

Clarifying the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

| | courts, crime, Fraud, Hacking
A federal court has ruled that violating a website's terms of service is not "hacking" under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. The plaintiffs wanted to investigate possible racial discrimination in online ...

How hackers check to see if your website is hackable

| | Hacking
Introduction “Memento mori” is Latin for “Remember that you are mortal.” According to tradition, this phrase was whispered to triumphant Roman military commanders on parades, to remind them they... Go on to ...

CIA Dirty Laundry Aired

| | CIA, Hacking, leaks, passwords
Joshua Schulte, the CIA employee standing trial for leaking the Wikileaks Vault 7 CIA hacking tools, maintains his innocence. And during the trial, a lot of shoddy security and sysadmin practices are ...
Fake Obama created using AI video tool - BBC News

Cybersecurity Threats for 2020

It's a new year, which means new threats. What are cybersecurity experts predicting for 2020? Find out in our February blog, "Cybersecurity Threats for 2020." Continue Reading > The post Cybersecurity Threats ...

What is NoSQL injection?

| | Hacking
Introduction to injection Injection attacks are considered some of the most dangerous types of vulnerabilities in existence. According to the OWASP Top Ten List of web application vulnerabilities,... Go on to the ...

Hacking McDonald’s for Free Food

This hack was possible because the McDonald's app didn't authenticate the server, and just did whatever the server told it to do: McDonald's receipts in Germany end with a link to a ...
Twitter accounts of The Olympics and FC Barcelona hijacked by OurMine hacking group

Twitter accounts of The Olympics and FC Barcelona hijacked by OurMine hacking group

The International Olympic Committee and FC Barcelona are the latest victims of a spree of Twitter account hijacks orchestrated by the notorious OurMine gang. But rather than abuse their access to the ...

Equifax Hacked by China, Israeli Voter Registry Exposed, How the CIA Owned Encryption

In episode 108 for February 17th 2020: The US charges four Chinese military hackers in the Equifax data breach, how Israel’s entire voter registry was exposed, and details on the encryption provider ...