Follow up my colleague Michael Kan's excellent reporting: Avast will end browser data harvesting.
"Avast CEO Ondrej Vlcek announced his company plans to shut down operations at Jumpshot, the subsidiary in charge of selling the browser history data. "As CEO of Avast, I feel personally responsible and I would like to apologize to all concerned," he said in a statement."
#Coalfire trespassing charges dropped!
Just published: Solving #Windows Log Collection Challenges with Event Tracing https://nxlog.co/whitepapers/windows-event-tracing #etw
Event Tracing for Windows (ETW) logs kernel, application and other system activity. ETW provides better data and uses less resources.
I also added a section with an example of messing around with ETW for another reason to do ETW data centralization.
This part had to be taken out though: https://infosec.exchange/@superruserr/103514722074754232
My colleague Michael Kan helped break this story. He's pretty amazing, keep your eye on him.
Webex flaw allowed anyone to join private online meetings - no password required.
Defensive Security Podcast Episode 244
How do you introduce yourself to people in a con/ #infosec environment?
Just your clear name, Just your handle or both?
Please RT for reach
I still Stick to changing people's background
I deleted a lot of code today. It’s such a great feeling! So liberating! And hopefully Mark will lock his laptop next time.
Travelex won't say if it has paid a ransom to its attackers.
I signed up to preview Amazon Detective https://aws.amazon.com/detective/
"Amazon Detective makes it easy to analyze, investigate, and quickly identify the root cause of potential security issues or suspicious activities. Amazon Detective automatically collects log data from your AWS resources and uses machine learning, statistical analysis, and graph theory to build a linked set of data that enables you to easily conduct faster and more efficient security investigations."
A Mastodon instance for info/cyber security-minded people.