Infosec Decoded #19: Little Miss Tritium

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

April 16, 2021

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

Sam Bowne @sambowne

DEF CON 29 with be both in-person and virtual

The FBI wanted to unlock the San Bernardino shooter’s iPhone. It turned to a little-known Australian firm.
K8em0: 0day/exploit sales for offensive purposes has nothing to do with morality

Little Miss Tritium Promotes Dumping Radioactive Waste Into the Sea
Kumamon leads Japan's mascot craze, but don't mention Pluto-kun | Japan

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

FBI nuked web shells from hacked Exchange Servers without telling owners
Justice Department announces court-authorized effort to disrupt exploitation of Microsoft Exchange Server vulnerabilities

Revealed: the Facebook loophole that lets world leaders deceive and harass their citizens

Spy agency GCHQ told me Gmail's more secure than Microsoft 365, insists British MP as facepalming security bods tell him to zip it

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

The NSA phone surveillance program was illegal and expensive: And it did not stop a single terrorist attack.

First-ever human-monkey hybrid created in ‘chimera’ embryo experiment

Loot boxes linked to problem gambling in new research

Alan Wennersten

Biden imposes new sanctions on Russia in response to election interference and cyber hacks

Implement image/jxl decoding behind a flag - Chromium
Example Images

Cybersecurity training startup Hack The Box raises $10.6M Series A led by Paladin Capital