Infosec Decoded #55: DEATH RAYS

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

Aug 27, 2021

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

Sam Bowne @sambowne

Hackers are trying to topple Belarus’s dictator, with help from the inside

Apple will finally let devs tell users about non-App Store purchase options

Tesla files to become an electricity provider in Texas

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Western Digital confirms speed crippling SN550 SSD flash change

Alphabet’s drones delivered 10,000 cups of coffee and 1,200 roast chickens in the last year

New York robbery crew used Apple Watch to net $500K, feds say

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Amazon Urges FCC to Deny SpaceX's Plan for Second-Generation Starlink

U.S. Air Force Predicts Force Fields And Death Rays By 2060

San Francisco luxury tower still sinking even as engineers work on $100m fix

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Ten-Digit Dialing

Scammer Infiltrated Thousands of iCloud Accounts to Find Nude Photos

White House Tasks NIST with Producing Another Cybersecurity Framework

Alan Wennersten

How Data Brokers Sell Access to the Backbone of the Internet

Israeli firm Bright Data named as enabler of Philippines government DDOS attacks on opposition groups

Preparing for the Turnover Crisis