Archive for January, 2015

Jan 17, 2015, Episode 358, Show Notes

Posted in darkweb, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security, Zero Day Project with tags , , , , on January 17, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 358 of The CyberJungle is about 29 minutes long.  The interview with Sara Andrabi on infosec academic research versus industry research begins at about 17min. You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 358 via the flash player:

Interview

Sara Andrabi on infosec academic research vs. industry research. Find her on Peerlyst.com .

Our Take on This Week’s News

Mobile users encountered malware 75% more often in 2014 compared to 2013

Google won’t fix bug hitting 60 percent of Android phones

Secret US cybersecurity report: encryption and two factor authentication vital to protect private data

Tales from The Dark Web

CryptoWall ransomware is back with new version after two months of silence

Researchers at Cisco’s Talos group published an analysis of a new variant of Cryptowall ransomware that implements new features

Wrap

Cotton coated with microscopic metal wires traps 80% of body heat – and can even be used like an electric blanket via USB

 

Jan 5, 2015, Episode 357, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, eMail Security, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , on January 5, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 357 of The CyberJungle is about 27 minutes long.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 357 via the flash player:

Interview

The Interview took a holiday break, here are the links mentioned in the segment:

Ditto Forensic FieldStation , the interview with James  Wiebe of CRU on remote digital forensics.

The Imitation Game

Our Take on This Week’s News


Got a new Android phone? Here’s how to properly get rid of your old one

Five ways to repurpose (or sell!) unwanted tech

Strings messaging service lets you take back what you sent

Diabetes Patients Are Hacking Their Way Toward a Bionic Pancreas

 

Tales from The Dark Web

Age-old VBScript tactic is BACK in biz attack

Wrap

More embarrassing than a bad movie: Sony-shaming and Korea blaming

 

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