A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Most of the news this weeks seems to have been eclipsed by the Malwarebytes and Coincheck events, however a couple of bits did come to my attention. The first is a (partial – for we will never fully) win against the annoying tech support scammers:

With the rise of services like Lets Encrypt, the verification process presents a small hideaway for malicious code. Something we will all need to look out for: 

And here is this awe inspiring crypto robbery. Staggering numbers…

 

Other news…

Weekly Cyber Security News 02/02/2018
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