This week, how a politicians' kids accessed his laptop through facial recognition, critical flaws in WordPress and Qualcomm chips, how 2 million IoT security cameras and baby monitors are vulnerable to takeover, and how a new Emotet variant uses connected devices as proxy C2 servers! In the expert commentary, the return of Jason Wood from Paladin Security, joins us to talk about how Microsoft is telling IT admins to nix 'obsolete' password reset practices!
This week, a weather channel that was knocked off air by a malicious attack, how bad bots make up 20 percent of web traffic, ransomware ravages municipalities nationwide, a flaw in Shopify API exposed revenue and traffic data of thousands of stores, and how attackers are weaponizing more vulnerabilities than ever before! In the expert commentary, we welcome Itai Tevet, CEO of Intezer, to talk about Linux threats, recent Mirai variants, and general code reuse in the cyber space!
This week, the Apache Tomcat Patches Important Remote Code Execution Flaw, New variants of Mirai botnet detected, targeting more IoT devices, Hackers used credentials of a Microsoft Support worker to access users' webmail, TicTocTrack Smartwatch Flaws Can Be Abused to Track Kids, Ecuador suffered 40 Million Cyber attacks after the Julian Assange arrest, Security weakness in popular VPN clients, and Open Source Tool From FireEye Automates Analysis of Flash Files! In the expert commentary, Jason Wood talks about The Impact of Cyber Warfare! All that and more, on this episode of Hack Naked News!
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In-Depth Analysis of JS Sniffers Uncovers New Families of Credit Card-Skimming Code, Nvidia Fixes 8 High-Severity Flaws Allowing DoS, Code Execution, Computer virus alters cancer scan images, A Serious Apache server bug gives root to baddies in shared host environments, Cybercrime Groups Are Still Rampant on Facebook, 90% of OT organizations are cyberattack victims, Tenable Discloses Verizon Fios Router Vulnerabilities, and Samsung Galaxy S10 Fingerprint Sensor Duped With 3D Print! Neil Butchart the SVP at Ekran, comes on the show to talk about "Is the industry broken?"