Infosec Decoded #74: Fifth Dimension

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

Nov 2, 2021

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

Sam Bowne @sambowne

Squid Game Cryptocurrency Scammers Make Off With $3.3 Million
Quentin Tarantino to offer seven uncut scenes from ‘Pulp Fiction’ as NFTs

Encryption-as-a-Service Provider Vaultree Emerges From Stealth
Vaultree: The new standard in data protection

The Most Detailed Map of Cancer-Causing Industrial Air Pollution in the U.S.

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Luton man left shocked as his house is ‘stolen’

Scammers Are Using Fake Job Ads to Steal People’s Identities

Crypto Investors Are Bidding to Touch a 1,784-Pound Tungsten Cube Once a Year

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Apple’s app tracking policy reportedly cost social media platforms nearly $10 billion

Nonprofit Websites Are Riddled With Ad Trackers

Commercial flights that fly ‘entirely on hydrogen’ planned for 2024

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Search warrant for Signal user data, Santa Clara County

Linux Kernel 5.15 Released with New NTFS File System, In-Kernel SMB Server, and More

Ransomware decryptor roundup: BlackByte, Atom Silo, LockFile, Babuk decryptors released

Alan Wennersten

An Apparent Ransomware Hack Puts the NRA in a Bind

Cake Decorating Luster Dust Associated with Toxic Metal Poisonings — Rhode Island and Missouri, 2018–2019

High-Speed Laser Writing Method Could Pack 500 Terabytes of Data into CD-Sized Glass Disc
Using Isotropic Nanovoids & Single Pulse Microexplosions