Talkin’ About Infosec News – 10/28/2021





ORIGINALLY AIRED ON OCTOBER 25, 2021

Articles discussed in this episode:

01:42 – Story # 1: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/fired-it-admin-revenge-hacks-school-by-wiping-data-changing-passwords/

06:34 – Story # 2: https://krebsonsecurity.com/2021/10/missouri-governor-vows-to-prosecute-st-louis-post-dispatch-for-reporting-security-vulnerability/

11:50 – Story # 3: https://www.pcgamer.com/hackers-drain-cryptocurrency-accounts-of-thousands-of-coinbase-users/

23:47 – Story # 4: https://threatpost.com/vmware-esxi-encrypted-python-script-ransomware/175374/

35:30 – Story # 5: https://thehackernews.com/2021/10/chinese-hackers-used-new-rootkit-to-spy.html

45:56 – Story # 6: https://cyberworkx.in/2021/10/08/a-new-uefi-bootkit-that-targets-windows-computers/

51:45 – Story # 7: https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/rail-cybersecurity-dhs-regulations/2021/10/06/b3db07da-2620-11ec-8831-a31e7b3de188_story.html

54:14 – Story # 8: https://www.nbcnews.com/tech/security/ransomware-hits-us-candymaker-ahead-halloween-rcna3391



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