A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Remember my biometrics comments last week? Well a whole new area of disturbing ‘use’ of biometrics appeared in my feed this week:
Drupal has taken a bit of a hit again this week, and if going by the weblogs I’ve seen, if you’ve not patched yet then you are likely to be compromised:
In my hunt for the more amazing technical mastership of hardware hacking, I take my hat off for these guys:
The other news….
- Golden Galleon Raids Maritime Shipping Firms A new Nigerian criminal gang is launching attacks on the maritime industry.
- How Microsoft, Amazon, Alphabet Are Reshaping Security Tech’s biggest giants are shifting the cybersecurity landscape as they incorporate security into their products and services.
- Low-Cost Crimeware Kit Gaining Popularity in Underground Markets At $150 for a three-month subscription
- New Phishing Attack Targets 550M Email Users Worldwide In an attempt to steal financial data, the attack bribes users with coupons in exchange for taking an online quiz.