LinkedIn announced they would be ending their email service, Intro, that they released less than 6 months ago. Bishop Fox called this service ‘a dream for attackers’ in the blog post: LinkedIn ‘Intro’duces Insecurity when the application was first released in October of 2013. Check out this article from The Verge: LinkedIn Kills …
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There’s a lot of speculation around cybersecurity and the Sochi Olympics. Drew Porter tries to remind travelers to be safe and mindful when traveling to Sochi in this Christian Science Monitor article: Just How Much Spying Are The Russians Doing?
Drew Porter has some security travel tips in this PC Advisory article: Experts Warn of Russian Spying, Hacker At Sochi Olympics
Cybersecurity is becoming a growing concern for travelers going to Sochi for the Olympics. Drew Porter adds to the conversation by pointing out that conversations are not safe and to be mindful while abroad in this Christian Science Monitor article: The Other Security Concern at Sochi Olympics: Cyberthreats
With the Sochi Olympics starting today many tourists, media affiliates, and athletes are trying secure data their on phones, tablets, and laptops. Drew Porter weighs in with some travel tips to abide by when travelling abroad in this Cruxial CIO article: Sochi Olympics Wary of Hackers
Travelers heading to Sochi for the Olympics are being warned that privacy is not a right in the host country and all their electronic communications will likely be monitored. Drew Porter weighs in with some travel tips to abide by when traveling abroad in this CSO article: Experts Warn of Russian Spying, Hackers At …
A list of effective search facilities when doing OSINT and recon work for pen testing has been released, and Bishop Fox’s SearchDiggity is mentioned as a useful tool in this ShackF00 post: Search Engines for OSINT and Recon
Reactions are mixed as the Justice Department announces a new plan to allow several U.S. tech giants to disclose more information about how often the government requires them to turn over customer data. Partner, Vinnie Liu, reacts to the latest development in this USA TODAY article: Obama Seeks to Balance Privacy, National Security
Snapchat develops a new verification method amidst security criticism and continues to demonstrate their lack of understanding as the implementation is easily hacked. Senior security analyst, Chris Grayson, chimes in on the subject in this CSO article: Snapchat Falters on Security Again, Experts Say
Partner, Vinnie Liu, reacts to the latest Justice Department plan in this Marshfieldnewsherald.com article: Obama Seeks to Balance Privacy, National Security based on the USA Today article: Obama Seeks to Balance Privacy, National Security
The NSA has reportedly developed technology that can be used to enter a computer that’s not connected to the Internet. Senior Security Analyst, Drew Porter, chimes in on the situation in this CSO article: NSA Hacking Tools Will Find Their Way To Criminals Eventually
Trust in the security industry is shaken by a recent report that RSA was paid by the NSA to provide a way to crack its encryption. Managing security associate, Carl Livitt, provides his thoughts on the situation in this CSO article: Security Industry Tainted In Latest RSA Revelations
With so many security tools out there, it’s sometimes difficult to know what tools are the best. Toolswatch released 2013 Top Security Tools As Voted By ToolsWatch.org Readers and Senior Security Analyst, Dan Petro’s tool NOVA was mentioned as an honorable mention.
Target says data breach issue “has been resolved”, but customers are up in arms. Bishop Fox security analyst, Conan Dooley, provides some comments on how Target should respond in this DarkReading article: Target Confirms Massive Breach Affects 40 Million Customers
The U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) is using Google cookies in order to track potential targets according to a report published Dec. 10 in The Washington Post. Bishop Fox managing security associate, Carl Livitt, provides some tips on how to secure yourself from this NSA tracking in the eWEEK article: Is Anyone Surprised That …