Talkin’ About Infosec News – 1/7/2021





ORIGINALLY AIRED ON JANUARY 4, 2021

Articles discussed in this episode:

00:00 – PreShow Banter™ — Who’s Job Is It Anyway?

00:20 – BHIS – Talkin’ Bout [infosec] News 2022-01-04

01:58 – Story # 1: iLOBleed Rootkit – https://thehackernews.com/2021/12/new-ilobleed-rootkit-targeting-hp.html

08:39 – Story # 2: Firmware attack can drop persistent malware in hidden SSD area – https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/firmware-attack-can-drop-persistent-malware-in-hidden-ssd-area/

17:35 – Story # 3: OverWatch Exposes AQUATIC PANDA – https://www.crowdstrike.com/blog/overwatch-exposes-aquatic-panda-in-possession-of-log-4-shell-exploit-tools/

21:38 – Story # 4: Experts warn against storing passwords in Chrome – https://nypost.com/2022/01/02/experts-warn-against-storing-passwords-in-chrome/

42:16 – Official Report: Not Responsible for the Information Super Highway



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