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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. Trending: Coronavirus update. The spread, the curve, and aftermath. Guidance, Response and Recovery. The good, the bad, and the ugly. Peaking? Food processing crisis. Disinfectants. Antibody tests. Ingenuity and invention. Testing at scale. Payments and CPEs under lockdown. More PCI FAQ updates. Payment breaches at Paay and $2M in card details for sale. Breaches: Facebook (267M), Nintendo, gene lab, Vianet, WHO, Gates foundation, King Crimson distributor, CISI, Danish Agro. Privacy telehealth and contact tracing. Wi-Fi 6E. CFAA in Supreme Court. DoH-eh! Suing China. Scam defense. Disinformation and FB unfriends pseudoscience. Verified Advertisers. Windows broke Chrome. Vulnerabilities: iPhone email zero-day, OpenSSL, FGPAs, AV as weapon, Foxit & Phantom PDF, Bluetooth, and IBM flubs response. Zoom fixes. Wuhan hacked. Fraud and crisis. Cutting scientific corners. Negative oil. Meteorite death. Bulletproof breast? And more.
Now here's this week’s selection of news, opinions, and research. Quickly skim annotated links organized by topic: compliance and payment security, breaches, regulation, bugs, privacy, hacking/malware, other security & risk, and more. We hope you enjoy and find them useful.
Coronavirus updates. We recently change the way we report COVID articles to you so it is less overwhelming. Many COVID articles will appear within our normal blog section headings each with a sub-group dedicated to COVID-19. For example:
Our first regular reports on coronavirus can be found at https://controlgap.com/blog/this-weeks-insecurity-issue-147. And our first use of the trending topic section can be found https://controlgap.com/blog/this-weeks-insecurity-issue-149.
The spread, the curve, and aftermath:
Guidance, Response and Recovery:
Behaviour - the good, the bad, and the ugly:
News and announcements relating to Payment Security, PCI, Card Brands, Payments, Payment Malware and Fraud.
PCI FAQs: 7 Updated:
Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, ransomware (as potential breach), and their fallout.
Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.
News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy, technology, and public interest.
Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.
Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.
IBM mishandles vulnerability reports in security product:
News covering active trends and events.
Articles covering other types of risks.
COVID-19 Other risks and impact:
A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.
Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. PCI and payments: Skimmers. Payments: New breaches: Anonymous, DeFi, Ikea. New Ransomware, Major outages,...