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Apr 30 2018, Episode 400, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Court Cases, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , , on April 30, 2018 by datasecurityblog

Episode 400 of The CyberJungle is about 24 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.

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Last Private Place

Amazon has fixed a bug that allowed hackers to listen in on Alexa devices.

Our Take on This Week’s News

Win 7, Server 2008 ‘Total Meltdown’ exploit lands, pops admin shells

SamSam Ransomware Evolves Its Tactics Towards Targeting Whole Companies

Altaba, Formerly Known as Yahoo!, Charged With Failing to Disclose Massive Cybersecurity Breach; Agrees To Pay $35 Million

Tales from The Dark Web

Don’t rush to deploy 5G if you want IoT security, agency warns

Wrap

You could be flirting on dating apps with paid impersonators

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Jan 15 2018, Episode 398, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Court Cases, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , , , on January 14, 2018 by datasecurityblog

Episode 398 of The CyberJungle is about 24 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 397 via the flash player:

In Depth

Samantha Stone on EHR litigation. FierceHealthcare.com has published a string of stories about the barrage of lawsuits against vendors of Electronic Medical Records. Notably, two EHR vendors have been dragged into court over fraudulent claims that their systems comply with federal requirements. Read the stories here and here.

Our Take on This Week’s News

Meltdown/Spectre fix freaked out some systems

Dear US taxpayers, 4.5b of your dollars were blown on unapproved IT projects

 How Antivirus Software Can Be Turned Into a Tool for Spying

Tales from The Dark Web

Toy Maker Settles Suit Over Hack of Kids’ Personal Data

Wrap

Cortana had a crappy CES

 

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