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This Week's [in]Security - Issue 284

This Week's [in]Security - Issue 284

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. PCI updates. New breaches: TikTok, Holiday Inn, NATO. New Ransomware, Outages, Follow-ups: HIBP. Privacy: Advertisers and searches, Where's Facebooks data? Laws & Regs - Canada: Cellular emergencies. US: Whistleblowers, FTC lawsuit, Uber. World: Germany, IoT. Standards: RNGs. Defense - Training & events. Tools & Techniques, context, fuzzing, passwords. Vulnerabilities - Advisories: Zerodays, EOL Cisco, Chrome, BackupBuddy. Patching: QNAP, Zyxel. Roundup, Shikitega, HP firmware, GIFshell, PlexTrac. Crypto-research. Cybercrime - Trends: Phishing-as-a-service, intermittent encryption. Crime & Enforcement: Nation States and mercenaries. Other Risks - data tracking and national security, transaction safety, cyber-insurance, disinformation, health, safety, environment, economy. Russia v. Ukraine. Innovation and more.

PCI Compliance and Payments

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, PCI, Card Brands, Payments, Payment Malware and Fraud, and Payment Related Compliance.

Breaches / Ransomware / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, ransomware (as potential breach), and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws, Regulations, Platforms, Standards, and Public Policy

News about laws, regulations, platform rules, and standards affecting security, privacy, technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends, alerts, events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Russia v. Ukraine

News and announcements relating to Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

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