March 9, 2020
Niles Nerd

WTH Security News March 9, 2020

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

Kr00k is a new WiFi vulnerability affecting over 1 Billion devices. Great coverage on Security Now Episode 756.

Wireguard is Arthur’s favourite new VPN. Not their service, but the protocol which you can run on your own infrastructure.

An Android Security App With 1 Billion Downloads Is Recording Users’ Web Browsing.

Locate X’ tracks users through popular apps with trackers, not warrants.

Remote iOS/macOS memory dump possible, now fixed.

Did you know?

MapSCII – The whole world in your console. Try it with “telnet”. Combine that with and you can make some cool ascii hacker movie.

Also did you know?

LuLu is a macOS egress firewall that alerts you to any connection attempt with useful info.