Tag Archives: Ransomware

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 204

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/59-percent-of-employees-hit-by-ransomware-at-work-paid-ransom-out-of-their-own-pockets/

https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/ne3bv7/equifax-breach-social-security-numbers-researcher-warning

https://www.csoonline.com/article/3234675/data-protection/6-reasons-why-awareness-programs-fail-even-when-following-best-practices.html

https://cyberbalancesheet.com/

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 195

http://securityaffairs.co/wordpress/60243/data-breach/dra-data-leak.html

https://www.wired.com/story/crash-override-malware/

https://threatpost.com/fin10-extorting-canadian-mining-companies-casinos/126382/

http://variety.com/2017/digital/features/netflix-orange-is-the-new-black-leak-dark-overlord-larson-studios-1202471400/amp/

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/06/32tb-of-windows-10-beta-builds-driver-source-code-leaked/

https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/06/5-weeks-after-wcry-outbreak-nsa-derived-worm-shuts-down-a-honda-factory/

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 194

https://hotforsecurity.bitdefender.com/blog/heartbleed-still-hurting-hard-uk-council-fined-100000-after-data-breach-18205.html

https://threatpost.com/ransomware-attack-hobbles-prestigious-university-college-london/126299/

http://www.securityweek.com/web-hosting-provider-pays-1-million-ransomware-attackers

https://infosec.engineering/improving-the-effectiveness-of-vulnerability-remediation-targeting/ 

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 191

https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/05/windows-7-not-xp-was-the-reason-last-weeks-wcry-worm-spread-so-widely/

http://www.publictechnology.net/articles/news/nhs-cyber-attack-forces-week-long-council-email-block

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/nsa-officials-worried-about-the-day-its-potent-hacking-tool-would-get-loose-then-it-did/2017/05/16/50670b16-3978-11e7-a058-ddbb23c75d82_story.html

https://www.grahamcluley.com/companies-keeping-bitcoin-hand-case-ransomware-attacks/

http://www.eweek.com/security/zomato-docusign-breaches-reveal-common-security-risks

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 186

http://www.bankinfosecurity.com/emory-healthcare-database-breach-what-happened-a-9745

http://www.networkworld.com/article/3176718/security/dealing-with-overwhelming-volume-of-security-alerts.html#tk.rss_security

http://www.networkworld.com/article/3175030/security/trend-micro-report-ransomware-booming.html

https://www.helpnetsecurity.com/2017/03/02/yahoo-cookie-forging-incident/

http://www.darkreading.com/risk/new-cybersecurity-regulations-begin-today-for-ny-banks/d/d-id/1328295

http://www.pcworld.com/article/3179348/security/after-cia-leak-intel-security-releases-detection-tool-for-efi-rootkits.html
https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/03/wikileaks-publishes-what-it-says-is-trove-of-cia-hacking-tools/
http://www.csoonline.com/article/3177994/security/cia-false-flag-team-repurposed-shamoon-data-wiper-other-malware.html

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 181

http://www.businessinsider.com/russian-hacking-fears-reportedly-triggered-by-vermont-employee-checking-his-email-2017-1

http://www.cio.com/article/3153706/security/4-information-security-threats-that-will-dominate-2017.html

http://www.databreachtoday.com/major-breach-insurer-blames-system-integrator-a-9603

http://www.zdnet.com/article/this-ransomware-targets-hr-departments-with-fake-job-applications/

https://securosis.com/mobile/tidal-forces-the-trends-tearing-apart-security-as-we-know-it/full

https://securosis.com/blog/network-security-in-the-cloud-age-everything-changes

http://blog.erratasec.com/2017/01/notes-about-ftc-action-against-d-link.html

Slack Channel: https://defensivesecurity.org/slack-channel/

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 180

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/new-scheme-spread-popcorn-time-ransomware-get-chance-of-free-decryption-key/

http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/12/disgraced-it-worker-stole-confidential-expedia-e-mails-even-after-he-left/

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/millions-exposed-to-malvertising-that-hid-attack-code-in-banner-pixels/

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyber-heist-bangladesh-exclusive-idUSKBN1411ST

http://motherboard.vice.com/read/newly-uncovered-site-suggests-nsa-exploits-for-direct-sale

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/what-can-you-do-with-a-billion-yahoo-passwords-lots-of-bad-things/

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 178

Slack channel:  https://defensivesecurity.org/slack-channel/

http://blog.checkpoint.com/2016/11/24/imagegate-check-point-uncovers-new-method-distributing-malware-images/

http://www.csoonline.com/article/3143713/analytics/shall-we-care-about-zero-day.html

http://www.databreachtoday.com/umass-amherst-hit-650000-hipaa-settlement-a-9554

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/elegant-0day-unicorn-underscores-serious-concerns-about-linux-security/

http://www.securityweek.com/disgruntled-gamer-likely-behind-october-us-hacking-expert

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/11/17/google_hacker_pleads_try_whitelists_not_just_bunk_antivirus_ids/

https://blog.instant2fa.com/an-economic-model-for-security-spending-3d982d05d0c1#.fpcnkz5qn

http://www.securityweek.com/when-ransomware-hits-business-paying-unlikely-guarantee-resolution

http://www.csoonline.com/article/3142889/security/ransomware-victims-able-to-thwart-attacks-report-says.html

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 171

http://www.csoonline.com/article/3119965/security/a-single-ransomware-network-has-pulled-in-121-million.html

https://www.sans.org/reading-room/whitepapers/dataprotection/data-breaches-prevention-practical-37267

http://www.bankinfosecurity.com/aligning-cyber-framework-organizations-strategy-goals-a-9401

http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/09/swift-fraudsters-detection-system-bangladesh-bank-heist/

http://www.bankinfosecurity.com/blogs/ransomware-victims-please-come-forward-p-2255

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/09/17/business/dealbook/wells-fargo-warned-workers-against-fake-accounts-but-they-needed-a-paycheck.html

Defensive Security Podcast Episode 168

https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/08/18/nists-new-password-rules-what-you-need-to-know/

http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/234031-your-guide-to-the-shadow-brokers-nsa-theft-which-puts-the-snowden-leaks-to-shame

http://phys.org/news/2016-08-people-software-percent.html

http://www.csoonline.com/article/3108025/cyber-attacks-espionage/cerber-ransomware-earns-2-3mil-with-0-3-response-rate.html