Security News #87: No Cookie For You

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

Dec 18, 2020

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

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Total Published CVEs Hits Record High for Fourth Year

No cookie for you

Google will officially support running Chrome OS on old PCs

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Today NSA included a preview Debugger on the Ghidra GitHub tree

System Bus Radio

Neo-Nazi attack survivors create tool to track racist extremists

Sam Bowne @sambowne

Teen takes exams in hazmat suit as family says school district won't take COVID-19 seriously

Researchers create entangled photons 100 times more efficiently than previously possible
Quantum-entangled atomic clock keeps spookily accurate time
Researchers Have Achieved Sustained Long-Distance Quantum Teleportation

Real-Life Spider Shoots Web 25 Metres Long!

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Hackers Use Mobile Emulators to Steal Millions

Academics turn RAM into Wi-Fi cards to steal data from air-gapped systems

US nuke agency hacked by suspected Russian SolarWinds spies, Microsoft also installed backdoor
SolarWinds: Hey, only as many as 18,000 customers installed backdoored software linked to US govt hacks
Opinion | How to defend against the next Russian cyberattacks
The intelligence coup of the century (from Feb.)
Hackers targeted US nuclear weapons agency in massive cybersecurity breach, reports say