Talkin’ About Infosec News – 11/12/2021





ORIGINALLY AIRED ON November 08, 2021

Articles discussed in this episode:

00:00 – PreShow Banter™ — God’s Waiting Room

03:08 – BHIS – Talkin’ Bout [infosec] News 2021-11-08

04:50 – Story # 1: JavaScript in Excel – https://techcrunch.com/2021/11/02/microsoft-brings-javascript-to-excel/

09:12 – Story # 2: Bots That Steal 2FA Codes – https://www.vice.com/en/article/y3vz5k/booming-underground-market-bots-2fa-otp-paypal-amazon-bank-apple-venmo

13:00 – Story # 3: US bans trade with NSO Group – https://www.engadget.com/us-trade-ban-nso-group-145347522.html

22:34 – Story # 4: US House Passes Acts to Help SMBs with Cybersecurity – https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/house-helps-smbs-cybersecurity/

33:34 – Story # 5: Hackers Apologize to Arab Royal Families – https://www.vice.com/en/article/n7nw8m/conti-ransomware-hackers-apologize-to-arab-royal-families-for-leaking-their-data



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