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Mr Robot Rewind – Daily Security Byte EP.118

Mr Robot keeps getting better. This is the first show that I’ve seen that gets hacking and technology consistently right; down to the tools they show in screen shots. I like it so much that I have partnered with GeekWire to do an article series analyzing each episode. Watch Friday’s video to learn more about it, and have a great weekend.

Show Note: There will not be a video on Monday or Tuesday.

(Episode Runtime: 1:33)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PTk45hAcc0

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Remote Zero Day Car Hack – Daily Security Byte EP.117

The IOActive researchers are at it again. In 2013, they demonstrated how you could hack a car with physical access. However, this year they found the holy grail of car hacksa remote zero day flaw that allows them to control a car over its cellular network. Watch today’s video to learn what you should do if you have a Fiat Chrysler vehicle with a Uconnect system.

(Episode Runtime: 3:34)

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

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Hacktivists Expose Cheaters – Daily Security Byte EP.116

We can’t condone cyber crime, even when the hacktivists have morals. A group of attackers calling themselves The Impact Team have breached a well-known online cheating site, and threatened to expose all its customers if they don’t shutdown shop. Watch today’s video to learn about this scandalous cyber drama, and why you shouldn’t post anything online that you don’t want your Grandma to see.

(Episode Runtime: 3:41)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uvow48dkF54

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Darkode Busted – Daily Security Byte EP.115

Good news. A major underground cyber crime forum has been busted. However, it turns out an intern from a well known security company was actually behind a popular android exploit kit sold on the forum. Watch today’s video to learn more.

(Episode Runtime: 2:14)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZBsTM2N_Sc

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

July Patch Avalanche – Daily Security Byte EP.114

This Patch Tuesday, Adobe and Oracle shared the spotlight with Microsoft, releasing updates for well over 200 vulnerabilities. Furthermore, the patches included fixes for flaws leaked during The Hacking Team fiasco. Watch today’s video for details, and be sure to update as soon as you can.

Show Note: Due to continued travel, there will likely be no video on Thursday, though I will return with one on Friday. I’ll probably skip the weekly video this time due to the light week.

(Episode Runtime: 2:21)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aoLhMVu4zzI

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Hacked Teams, Suspicious Glitches, and 0day Fixes – WSWiR Episode 159

Last week was another packed week of information security stories. If you’re falling behind, and don’t know what’s really important, use our weekly video to keep up to date.

Last Friday’s episode covered an ironic story about a “grey hat” security company getting hacked, leaked Adobe Flash 0day, an important software update, and much more. Watch last Friday’s video to learn the details, or peruse the reference section if you prefer to read.

Show Note: This week I’m traveling to the UK for some WatchGuard events. I’ll try my best to post some videos, however, I may miss a few days and have to post at non-typical hours.

(Episode Runtime: 11:18)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPmCm0eepxQ

EPISODE REFERENCES:

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Lizard Squad Drama – Daily Security Byte EP.113

A Finnish teenager was convicted of 50,000 incidents of cyber fraud while part of the Lizard Squad; yet he’s not going to jail. One of his victims, and the ex-chief of Sony Online Entertainment (SOE), is not happy and vents to the world. Watch Friday’s video to learn all about this InfoSec drama.

(Episode Runtime: 2:31)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4RReNpK_0U

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Hacked Team Flash ’Sploit Patched – Daily Security Byte EP.112

Among all the embarrassing stolen data from The Hacking Team breach was a serious Adobe Flash zero day vulnerability, which is now in the hands of any blackhat criminal who knows how to use Google. If you don’t want cyber criminals exploiting this flaw against you, watch today’s video to learn what you can do.

(Episode Runtime: 1:47)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=05Vgkg9l-1M

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

The Cyber Sky is Falling – Daily Security Byte EP.111

Yesterday, the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) stopped trading, United Airlines grounded thousands of flights, and the Wall Street Journal site went down all due to computer and network related issues. The night before, an Anonymous group twitter account had predicted a bad day for Wall Street. Was this all a coordinated “cyber” attack? Watch today’s video to see what I think.

(Episode Runtime: 3:24)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hkOKf92yeAM

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Botnet Tool Leaked – Daily Security Byte EP.110

A group of malware researchers wants the security community to know about a recent botnet tool that has leaked on the underground. Watch today’s episode to learn about this tool, and why this leak will result in an increase in botnet activity. I also cover a few updates about the Hacking Team breach.

(Episode Runtime: 2:06)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4iPkwkGo1K0

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

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