TV5Monde Pwned, White House Hack, and Snowden – WSWiR Episode 147

Information security threats and attacks are evolving faster than IT generalists can keep up with. If you’re falling behind in your InfoSec news, and need a quick summary, this weekly video can help.

Topics from today’s episode include, more details on an old White House breach, cyber attackers blacking out a French broadcaster, and a funny yet enlightening Snowden interview. Press play to get informed.

(Episode Runtime: 10:38)

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

EPISODE REFERENCES:

EXTRAS:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

Hackers Pwn TV – Daily Security Byte EP.64

A few days ago, a French television network went “dark” due to a cyber attack. Today, we see that network accidentally defeat their own security. Watch my Daily Byte to learn what they did wrong.

 

(Episode Runtime: 2:00)

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C-Tv9g02R9o

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

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)

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