Archive for the Conference Coverage Category

Jan 22 2016, Episode 376 Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Conference Coverage, criminal forensics, darkweb, Exclusive News, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security with tags , , , on January 22, 2016 by datasecurityblog

Episode 376 of The CyberJungle is about 28 minutes long. The special Tales From the Dark Web interview with Elastica’s Director of Security, Adi Sood, on Ukraine Grid Attacks begins at about 7min 45sec.  The interview with Ercan Erciyes of GetMonument, on Low Cost Private Cloud Device for Photos begins at 21min 20sec. 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 376 via the flash player:

Interview

Ercan Erciyes of GetMonument, on Low Cost Private Cloud Device for Photos

Link from the segment: GetMonument.com

 

Our Take on This Week’s News

* Major Linux and Android exploit went undetected for three years

* Android malware steals one-time passcodes to hijack accounts protected by two-factor authentication

 

Tales from The Dark Web

Special Tales From the Dark Web interview with Elastica’s Director of Security, Adi Sood, on Ukraine Grid Attacks . Elastica’s blog.

Wrap

The Wrap is one winter break.

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Oct 2nd 2015, Episode 373 Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Conference Coverage, criminal forensics, darkweb, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , , on October 2, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 373 of The CyberJungle is about 24 minutes long. The interview with David Dohl from SpiderOak on a more secure alternative to Slack begins at about 13:20.  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 373 via the flash player:

Interview

David Dahl from SpiderOak on a more secure alternative to Slack The interview was recorded up the Las Vegas strip at DefCon.  Links mentioned in the segment: Github.com/cryton,  @deezthugs .

Our Take on This Week’s News

* Stagefright2.0, but how many will apply patch?

* DHS CISO wants security enforcement

* VW and the DMCA

Tales from The Dark Web

Dridex malware attacks bank customers while Cuckoo Miner malware attacks the banks via staffer PCs

Wrap

Time for Mac El Capitan?

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Aug 23rd 2015, Episode 371 Show Notes

Posted in Conference Coverage, Exclusive, Exclusive News, Interview Only Edition, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle with tags , , , , on August 23, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 371 of The CyberJungle is about 33 minutes long. This special episode has two newsmaker interviews from DEFCON23 and one newsmaker interview from BSidesLV 2015.  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 371 via the flash player:

Interviews

Exclusive: Daniel Ayoub is the founder of ITUS Networks, the makers open source-based firwalls and now WiFi access points.  The interview was recorded at DEFCON 23 in Las Vegas.

Exclusive: Dutch economist Rene Mahieu spoke with us in the DEF CON Crypto & Privacy Village about upcoming research on the business of privacy. Mahieu and research partners at Princeton are hoping to discover the reasons the market for privacy enhancement products is sluggish. They’d like to hear from privacy entrepreneurs who are willing to share their experiences and insights. Contact renemahieu (at) riseup.net if you have stories to share. The interview was recorded at DEFCON 23 in Las Vegas.

Exclusive: David Porco is the developer of a new open source Windows Live Artifacts Acquisition Script project, called AChoir.

Our Take on This Week’s News

Our take on this week’s news is out on a fact finding mission.

Tales from The Dark Web

Tales from the dark web is out trolling TOR this week.

Wrap

The Ashley Madison breach and blackmailing users.

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Aug 22th 2015, Episode 370 Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Conference Coverage, Court Cases, criminal forensics, darkweb, eMail Security, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security with tags , , , , , , on August 12, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 370 of The CyberJungle is about 22 minutes long. The interview with Blackphone CTO John Callas on Android patching and the second generation Blackphone begins at about 14:30.  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 370 via the flash player:

Interview

Blackphone CTO John Callas on Android patching . Correction: In the interview, Ira Victor said he was recording John Calla at BlackHat. The interview was recorded up the Las Vegas strip at DefCon.

Our Take on This Week’s News

Elastica Discloses Script Injection Vulnerability in Salesforce . More coverage at BetaNews.

SEC: CyberGang stole secrets for up to $100 million insider-trading profit

Researchers: Another critical car attack

 

Tales from The Dark Web

Ubiquiti Networks victim of $39 million social engineering attack

Wrap

Check out Conference Notes and Ira’s Twitter timeline for our takes on BSidesLV, PasswordHack2015, and DEF CON 23

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June 23rd 2015, Episode 367, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Conference Coverage, criminal forensics, darkweb, eMail Security, Exclusive, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, Zero Day Project with tags , , , , , , on June 22, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 367 of The CyberJungle is about 38 minutes long.  The interview with Jim Elste, on the Americas Conference on Information Systems 2015 (AMCIS) begins at about 23:20.  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 367 via the flash player:

Interview

Exclusive: Jim Elste, on the Americas Conference on Information Systems 2015 (AMCIS)

Related links mentioned on segment:

Association for Information Systems (AIS)

Kennesaw State University, Michael J. Coles College of Business Center for Information Security Education (CISE)

James Elste on Peerlyst

Our Take on This Week’s News

“EPIC” fail—how OPM hackers tapped the mother lode of espionage data

OPM attackers had valid user credentials and run of network, bypassing security

If you can’t keep hackers out, find and remove them faster

Looking for help after the federal employee hack? Prepare to spend a few hours on hold.

Your mobile device is as un-safe as you think (scroll down to see the details of the Samsung and iOS 0days)

Jindal vetoes license plate scanner legislation over privacy and security concerns

Tales from The Dark Web

Attackers are compromising Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo Mail accounts with just text messages and a little social engineering

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June 04 2015, Episode 366, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Conference Coverage, criminal forensics, darkweb, Exclusive, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , on June 3, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 365 of The CyberJungle is about 25 minutes long.  The interview with Yuri Gubanov, CEO of Belkasoft begins at about 16:10.   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 366 via the flash player:

Interview

Exclusive: Yuri Gubanov, CEO of Belkasoft

Our Take on This Week’s News

VA fails cybersecurity audit for 16th straight year

Essential controls help Aust Govt fight off EVERY cyber attack since 2013

Cyber insurance won’t pay when breach due to poor security process

Tales from The Dark Web

Nasty Mac vulnerability allows remote attack, survives OS X reinstallation and even drive format

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Peerlyst is a network of security professionals. Our goal is to make our members’ jobs easier by giving them a place to find and compare security solutions—and learn from their peers’ real‐world experiences. Peerlyst is the place where security pros can instantly connect with each other, rate and learn about products, securely collaborate on projects, grow their expertise, and discover new career opportunities.

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