Travelex won't say if it has paid a ransom to its attackers.
WeLeakInfo, the site which sold access to passwords stolen in data breaches, is brought down by the FBI.
Japanese love hotels, lottery hacking, and DNA testing.
All topics under the microscope in episode 161 of "Smashing Security" podcast with special guest Thom Langford! Oh, and we discuss the Netflix series "Messiah" too.
Find us in your favourite podcast app or at https://link.chtbl.com/smashingsecurity
PussyCash adult webcam data breach exposes highly sensitive data of models.
Travelex warns customers of phone scam threat in wake of ransomware attack.
Critical Windows 10 security fix pushed out after NSA warns Microsoft of spying vulnerability.
Boing Boing bounces back after hack attempted to infect users with fake Adobe Flash update.
27% of Windows users are still running Windows 7. They need to stop NOW.
On Friday, a hacker logged into the Boing Boing website using a staff member's credentials, and installed code that allowed them to redirect site visitors to a malicious webpage
“Apple Says ‘No!’” and what that means for the future of Better Blocker following our move to Ireland
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill deletes his Facebook account over political ads. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-51090918
Travelex want you to know that everything's going really really well
Cable Haunt: Researchers warn hundreds of millions of cable modems may be vulnerable to hijacking attack.
Shitrix: Hackers target unpatched Citrix systems over weekend.
Follow Citrix’s mitigation recommendations now to prevent the Shitrix from hitting the fan in your organisation.
Just before the UK’s General Election in December, I recorded an interview with the “Totally Unprepared Politics” podcast.
Thanks to Adill Al-ashgar for inviting me on the show. And don’t worry, although we do touch on some politics, it’s mostly about cybersecurity.
Amazon Ring employees snooped on users' security videos.
Just one month later, the Currys PC World/Dixons Travel hack would have cost them a heck of a lot more.
Stop everything. Update Firefox now.
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