A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. A pretty energetic week for a change. Varied and unexpected breaches as is the norm, though a few new items of note. The first is a little worrying, and really hopefully (at least for the public) won’t set a precedent: Penalising those that can’t make use of good password best practice.  Sure, users really do need some help, even more so those that aren’t ‘tech savvy’, but chasing them because of breaches…

There is a fine line in infosec, and those on both sides know that:

No fresh IoT hell this week, instead, a really good bit of hardware magic:


Other news….

Weekly Cyber Security News 07/09/2018