Security News #84: Paradise For Hackers

with @djhardb, @infosecirvin, @KaitlynGuru, and @sambowne

Dec 7, 2020

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

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Food bank loses nearly $1,000,000 in Business Email Compromise scam

Google Play Source Code Flaw Makes Apps Vulnerable


Sam Bowne @sambowne

He Designed A Smartwatch App To Help Stop His Dad's PTSD Nightmares : NPR

Microwave Radiation 'Most Plausible' Cause Of Diplomats' Ailments, Report Says

This Arizona college student has taken over 60 driverless Waymo rides

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Moroccan Geeks Flock To 'Paradise For Hackers'

U.S. Used Patriot Act to Gather Logs of Website Visitors

Data Breaches Can Cost $$ – Plus Ongoing Obligations (ask Home Depot): Lessons and Takeaways

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Living Off The Land Binaries and Scripts (and also Libraries)

Fake websites and false cures: Interpol warns of Covid-19 vaccine scams

Results from Week 1 of the Bay Area Cyberlympics 2020