A selection of this week’s more interesting vulnerability disclosures and cyber security news. Quite an interesting stream of news this week, however, my choices this week focus on threat management. The first one, and its quite alarming and not at all funny, shows an example of someone didn’t accept reasonable proof of account ownership for a password reset – something many of us face with public websites:

Its extreme for sure, though this next article does remind us that the threats are still there, and not going away, and that they are likely going to be more forceful:

And here is one that brings such fears home…

Stay paranoid folks!


The rest of the news:

Weekly Cyber Security News 16/11/2018