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I found this gem on Reddit 🤣
r/hacking - IT Security class, cringeworthy?....
"Advanced hackers" are infecting IT providers in hopes of hitting their customers https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2019/09/advanced-hackers-are-infecting-it-providers-in-hopes-of-hitting-their-customers/
Sorry, haven't posted for a while - been manic here!
Just published a new blog article:
What Does Climbing Mountains Have in Common with Cyber Security?
In the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast, hosted by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, Carole has suffered an injury, we journey back in time to one of our earliest episodes to discuss the perils of passwords, and Rachael Stockton from LastPass drops by for a chat.
Don’t Let Metrics Undermine Your Business
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Good news: Apollo has recovered pretty well. He requires twice daily insulin shots and is on prescription food for his kidney issues, but he acts about 5 years younger (he’s about 14). He’s playful, cruises around the house, fights with his brother, and so on. Really glad we have him another chance.
(He just came up next to me, laid down, and went to sleep) ❤️
Handy tool: dnstwist - generates a list of typo-squatting variations of your domain and checks to see if they are registered. Has some additional functionality to check mail servers and page hashes to identify phishing opportunities:
Windows Defender Antivirus Scans Broken After New Update. Small bump in the road though for an otherwise decent av product #infosec #security