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White House Breach Unveiled – Daily Security Byte EP.62

Last year we heard the White House suffered a network breach. Today we hear allegations of how it happened and who did it. Curious to learn more. Check out today’s video for the story and what security tips you should take away from it.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:25)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKoZ76oNCAU

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Fake Government Sites – Daily Security Byte EP.61

The FBI has warned US citizens to beware of fake government websites showing up in search results. Watch today’s Daily Byte to learn about this latest phishing campaign, what blackhat SEO means, and how to avoid evil search results.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:20)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLzIZsOJ9p4

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

John Oliver Interviews Snowden – Daily Security Byte EP.60

You may not assume an HBO comedy host can teach you much about information security and privacy, but I think you might be surprised. Check out today’s episode to see how to watch John Oliver interviewing Edward Snowden.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:34)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j3zQFT9LG6c

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

The Dyre Wolf Bites – Daily Security Byte EP.59

The Dyre trojan has been stealing banking credentials for awhile now, but IBM has discovered a new campaign that adds a human element to this digital attack. Watch the video to learn what to look out for, and how to protect your bank account from getting drained.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:51)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3_jjP3gL3M

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Google vs. CNNIC – Daily Security Byte EP.58

Google has discovered unauthorized digital certificates being used in a SSL man-in-the-middle attacks in Egypt. They tracked the certs to CNNIC and decided to remove the popular Chinese certificate authority from Chrome’s trust chain. Watch the video for more details.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:37)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKUs-kLKa50

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Obama Orders Cyber Sanctions – Daily Security Byte EP.57

President Obama released a new executive order threatening economic sanctions against foreign cyber attackers. Learn what this means in today’s video.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:17)

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

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Chinese GitHub DDoS – Daily Security Byte EP.56

Github has suffered a heavy distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack for over four days. Researchers say the attack comes from China, and is related to the political site GreatFire.org. Watch the video to learn about man-on-the-side attacks, and what to look for in DDoS protection.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:04)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imoPp5DmFrE

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Cisco Patch, Twitch Breach, and BitWhisper – WSWiR Episode 145

If you want to be the best woodchopper, you need to sometimes sharpen your tools. In information security, this mean keeping track of the latest threats, vulnerabilities, attack methods, and news. Yet, most IT folks barely have the time to go home and sleep. If you struggle to follow security news yourself, my weekly video summarizes the big stuff for you.

In this week’s episode, I cover a new unlikely attack technique, warn you about dangerous documents, and notify you of the latest router patches. See all this and more in the video below, or just follow the links in the Reference section if you prefer.

(Episode Runtime: 11:18)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydnP5dZCeGA

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— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

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