WTH Security News August 24, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: Microsoft Put Off Fixing Zero Day for 2 Years. Steve Gibson weighs in on Security Now Episode #780 as well. Reall…

WTH Security News August 17, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: The Secret SIMs Used By Criminals to Spoof Any Number. A must-read. However, it isn’t that difficult to spoof a n…

WTH Security News August 10, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: Snapdragon chip flaws put >1 billion Android phones at risk of data theft. You can’t make this stuff up. Canon co…

WTH Security News August 3, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: There’s a Hole in the Boot. I predict this is the most critical news of the week as it will take many years for t…

8 Tips for Effective Studying from Home
Back to school

The global pandemic has changed everything.  The way our kids are going to get their education, the where and the how, from elementary school to university, is no exception. In most areas…

WTH Security News July 27, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: SIGRed is a 15-year-old Windows DNS Server vulnerability. When exploited, this is wormable. The last major w…

WTH Security News July 20, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to:Emotet Returns After Five Month Hiatus. Known as a versatile and widely disruptive threat, early versions of Emote…

WTH Security News July 13, 2020
Cyber Security

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to: CVE-2020-1425 and CVE-2020-1457 are Emergency Windows Updates. However, they are available on…

WTH Security News July 6, 2020
Cyber Security

100s of millions of devices, including medical, vulnerable to attack. Dubbed Ripple20 (research source), these are zero-day vulnerabilities that may or may not ever be patched. More reaso…