Cyber Security

TWINN Security News April 12, 2021
by Niles Nerd

Your weekly top 5 technical and security issues Nerds should pay attention to:

Pwn2Own contest results are interesting. So is the $200,000 award given for a new Exchange Server vulnerability, while the world still hasn’t solved ProxyLogon. Feel free to check on our adamnet.io/exchange2019honeypot 

Windows and Linux devices are under attack by a new cryptomining worm. Easy to protect against, but requires a security gateway.

Mobile carrier exposes data for millions of accounts.

There’s Another Facebook Phone Number Database Online. How many more of these will we need before we collectively vote by not using Zuckerberg services any longer?

Fortinet VPN vulnerability allowed two manufacturing plants to be ransomwared

Did you know? 

If you’re so inclined to avoid BIG TECH, there’s now an extension at bigtechdetective.net/about which has made Kashmir Hill’s original experiment available to anyone.
For a video version of this news see https://youtu.be/52SqTzZvcNs

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