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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 78

This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 78

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: Newegg joins the British Airways and Ticketmaster ecommerce breach club. Why EV certificates are dead. Malware that went unnoticed for 6 years. Cybercrime as a Service. Low disk space will cause Window's October update to fail. And breach by bankruptcy.

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.

PCI Compliance and Payments

Breaches / Leaks

Laws & Regulations / Standards

Privacy

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Defense

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Offense

Other Security / Risk

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

The New Google .zip TLD: Examining Potential Cybersecurity Risks

The New Google .zip TLD: Examining Potential Cybersecurity Risks

On May 3rd Google introduced several new top-level domains (TLDs), including the .zip TLD which has generated warnings from the cybersecurity...

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Control Gap Vulnerability Roundup: April 29th to May 5th

Control Gap Vulnerability Roundup: April 29th to May 5th

This week saw the publication of 294 new CVE IDs. Of those, 99 have not yet been assigned official CVSS scores, however, of the ones that were,...

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Control Gap Vulnerability Roundup: April 22nd to April 28th

Control Gap Vulnerability Roundup: April 22nd to April 28th

This week saw the publication of 501 new CVE IDs. Of those, 430 have not yet been assigned official CVSS scores, however, of the ones that were,...

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