Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. Non-Compliance Lesson, DSSv4 related, Skimmers, Other Payments. New breaches: 7 breachers per capita, Shields &...
Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. PCI and payments: Skimmers. Payments: New breaches: Anonymous, DeFi, Ikea. New Ransomware, Major outages, Follow-ups & Fall-out. Privacy: Health Canada, Facial recognition. Laws & Regs - Canada: Copyright. US: ISPs, Insurance. World: India. Standards: NIST, definitions. Defense - Training & events: space-cybersecurity. Password day. Kill-switch. Tools: MFA. Vulnerabilities, Advisories: Patching: F5, Cisco. Other: mental health apps, AV bugs, uClibc IoT, DNS poisoning, No MFA? Vulnerability research: Zero-Knowledge. Crypto-research: Quantum crypto. Cybercrime: Trends: Event log malware, Doh! Crime & Enforcement: BEC impact. Nation States and mercenaries. false-flags, sanctions, Spain & Pegasus, China. espionage, Other. Other Risks: General: Airtags, deepfakes, web3. Health, Safety, Environment, Disinformation, Economy. Russia v. Ukraine. NATO. Quantum computing, Innovation and more.
News and announcements relating to Payment Security, PCI, Card Brands, Payments, Payment Malware and Fraud, and Payment Related Compliance.
Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, ransomware (as potential breach), and their fallout.
Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.
News about laws, regulations, platform rules, 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.
News covering active trends, alerts, events.
Articles covering other types of risks.
News and announcements relating to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.
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