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Cyware – Critical Vulnerabilities Spotted in the Amtrak Mobile Application

To view the article, click here. The US railroad service provider Amtrak was recently notified about vulnerabilities in their mobile application that could have led to a massive data breach of its customers. The Cyware article – Critical Vulnerabilities Spotted in the Amtrak Mobile Application, discusses the research discovery made by Senior Security Analyst …

PC Magazine – Beef Up Security and Performance With Network Segmentation

To view the article, click here. Network segmentation is sometimes last on IT’s priority list but security is the most important reason to properly segment your company’s networks. PC Magazine’s article explaining network segmentation – Beef Up Security and Performance With Network Segmentation highlights Infrastructure Manager Cory Johnson’s A Guide to Do-It-Yourself …

The Hacker News – Thousands of Google Chromecast Devices Hijacked to Promote PewDiePie

To view the article, please click here. Google’s Chromecast devices are again being hijacked due to an unpatched bug discovered years ago. A group of hackers have exploited a design flaw that allows access to devices through poorly configured routers with UPnP enabled and display their own messages and videos. This bug was discovered …

The Wall Street Journal – Marriott’s Starwood Missed Chance to Detect Huge Data Breach Years Earlier

To read the article, click here. * Subscription is required to read the full article. A cyberattack into Marriott’s Starwood properties reservation database yielded personal information for up to 500 million customers. The hack began in 2014 and went undetected until September 2018. Managing Partner Vincent Liu is quoted about security issues within the …