September 19, 2020
Niles Nerd

WTH Security News August 10, 2020

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 confirms ransomware attack in internal memo. Canon has suffered a ransomware attack that impacts numerous services, including Canon’s email, Microsoft Teams, USA website, and other internal applications. Hacker leaks passwords for 900+ enterprise VPN servers. A hacker has published today a list of plaintext usernames and passwords, along with IP addresses for more than 900 Pulse Secure VPN enterprise servers. TikTok under the hood. Turns out TikTok doesn’t do anything other social media apps don’t do already. Regardless, all social media is agathokakological technology. Ragnar Locker ransomware deploys virtual machine to dodge security. Amazing Sophos research. Did you know? It is so easy for criminals to deceive victims with a phish as I show in this video of one our own dmin team received a few days ago. It is simple to protect your organizations using the BrightWeb. Protecting team members who have access to online banking are the most essential.