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Don’t FREAK Out – Daily Security Byte EP.36

I’m going to freak out if I hear about another security vulnerability in SSL…. Too late! Watch today’s episode to see whether or not you should freak about the FREAK SSL flaw.

(Episode Runtime: 2:17)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ps3a7U0TOvo

WatchGuard customers might be curious if our products are affected by FREAK. Probably not! As far as our engineers have found, we do not enable the RSA_EXPORT cipher suite in our SSL implementations. We’re continuing to check to be sure, but so far we don’t appear to be affected by FREAK.

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

TurboTax Doesn’t Stop Fraud? – Daily Security Byte EP.35

Whistleblowers say Intuit might benefit from tax fraud. Learn how, and what you can do to protect yourself during tax time in today’s video.

(Episode Runtime: 2:04)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BjQShJJF2PA

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Phishing Pops Routers – Daily Security Byte EP.33

Can a simple link in a phishing email allow hackers to pwn hundreds of consumer routers in an automated attack. Find out why some Brazilian organizations know the answer to that question in today’s Daily Byte video.

(Episode Runtime: 1:47)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9hdrE93lID8

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Net Neutrality Wins – Daily Security Byte EP.32

Folks hoping for Net Neutrality have something to smile about today.  In this episode, learn why the Internet is a little more free and what, if any, security implication this may carry.

(Episode Runtime: 2:01)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wx6VNcpe-Dk

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Anthem & Sim Heist Updates – Daily Security Byte EP.31

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

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— 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 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)

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