Infosec Decoded #9: DoS-able Regular Expressions

with @djhardb, @infosecirvin, @KaitlynGuru, @sambowne, and Alan Wennersten.

Mar 12, 2021

A discussion with Elizabeth Biddlecome, Sam Bowne, Kaitlyn Handelman, Irvin Lemus, and Alan Wennersten.

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

How China’s attack on Microsoft escalated into a “reckless” hacking spree
Hackers Are Swarming Microsoft Exchange

Hackers breach 150,000 security cameras, exposing Tesla, jails and hospitals
Massive camera hack exposes the growing reach and intimacy of American surveillance

Microsoft's GitHub under fire after disappearing proof-of-concept exploit for critical Microsoft Exchange vuln

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

T-Mobile Is Taking All of Your Sweet, Sweet Data… Unless You Tell It to Stop

OVH data centre destroyed by fire in Strasbourg – all services unavailable

Latest Windows 10 update is causing BSOD crashes

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Regexploit: DoS-able Regular Expressions

Hubble Sees New Atmosphere Forming on a Rocky Exoplanet

Think cryptocurrency is bad? NFTs are even worse.

Alan Wennersten

6 Questions Officials Still Haven’t Answered After Weeks of Hearings on the Capitol Attack

Gig companies fear a worker shortage, despite a recession

Wait, What? MIPS Becomes RISC-V

Sam Bowne @sambowne

First NFT artwork at auction sells for staggering $69 million
I Sold a Tweet About My Future Cat on the Blockchain and Helped Kill the Earth in the Process
What's An NFT? And Why Are People Paying Millions To Buy Them?

Broken process of F5 BIG-IP devices

Leaked texts contradict DeSantis's claims about vaccine scandal