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Anthem & Sim Heist Updates – Daily Security Byte EP.30

Two of the latest and biggest information security stories have gotten more interesting. Watch the video to get updates on the Anthem breach and the NSA/GCHQ SIM heist.

(Episode Runtime: 2:33)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v6opHgY6XSs

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

PowerOffHijack’s a Dud – Daily Security Byte EP.30

Everyone’s hair is on fire about PowerOffHijack, the Android malware that spies on you when you phone is supposed to be off. Guess what? It’s not nearly as bad as it sounds. Check out the video to learn why.

(Episode Runtime: 2:08)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPgNZIs9Iq4

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Snowden Goes to the Oscars – Daily Security Byte EP.29

CitizenFour, a documentary on Edward Snowden, won an Oscar last night. In response, Snowden, Laura Poitras, and Glenn Greenwald participated in an interesting Reddit AMA, which covers interenting security and privacy subject. Watch the video to learn more.

(Episode Runtime: 1:20)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vy6HIGPaGJE

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

NSA Get Out of Our Phones – WSWiR Episode 140

According to the news cyber criminals, nation states, and even our own employees are attacking our digital networks. In fact there’s so much information security news each day, it’s hard to keep up. If you find yourself falling behind, perhaps my weekly summary video can help.

Today’s episode covers, nation-state malware, booby-trapped popular web sites, dangerous pre-loaded software, and more. Press play below to get the scoop, and feel free to browse the references for other stories.

(Episode Runtime: 10:30)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HOWUsT2cWgo

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

NSA SIM Heist – Daily Security Byte EP.28

Wow! The NSA and GCHQ are at it again, this time stealing the keys to our mobile SIM cards. Even if they say they don’t do blanket surveillance, they have the means to. See the video to learn what this is about.

(Episode Runtime: 2:41)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n14u03lDZtk

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Lenovo Superfish Breaks HTTPS – Daily Security Byte EP.27

Not only does Lenovo ship with adware on their laptops, but this “Superfish” program breaks the sanctity of your HTTPS, allowing attackers to man-in-the-middle your “secure” web connections. Watch today’s video to learn what to do.

(Episode Runtime: 2:15)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0Fdo9bCeBw

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Web Security PSA – Daily Security Byte EP.26

Two more popular and legitimate web sites were hijacked to serve malware. Learn which sites to avoid and how to protect yourself from drive-by downloads in today’s daily video.

(Episode Runtime: 2:31)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DenX9ZJTH-k

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Tax Time Security Woes – WSWiR Episode 139

There’s tons of security news each week. If you can’t keep up, I try to summarize the most important stuff for you in my weekly video.

This week’s show covers a researcher leaking 10M credentials, Forbes’ website getting hacked, a TurboTax security scare, and much more. Watch the video for all the details, or check out the Reference section for other interesting stories.

(Episode Runtime: 9:50)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTycl-zSbVA

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

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