Talkin’ About Infosec News – 12/22/2021





ORIGINALLY AIRED ON DECEMBER 20, 2021

Articles discussed in this episode:

00:00 – PreShow Banter™ — Getting Nerdy With It

04:18 – BHIS – Talkin’ Bout [infosec] News 2021-12-20 – The Final Broadcast … of 2021

05:34 – Story # 1: Apple releases Android app to find rogue AirTags – https://therecord.media/apple-releases-android-app-to-find-malicious-airtags/

18:24 – Story # 2: A Summary of Sorts – The Tale of 2021

21:40 – Story # 3: Kronos hit with ransomware – https://www.zdnet.com/article/hr-platform-kronos-brought-down-by-ransomware-attack-ukg-warns-of-data-breach/

22:19 – Story # 4: 300,000 MikroTik Devices Found Vulnerable – https://thehackernews.com/2021/12/over-300000-mikrotik-devices-found.html

26:51 – Story # 5: WordPress Sites Under Cyberattack – https://thehackernews.com/2021/12/16-million-wordpress-sites-under.html

28:45 – Story # 6: Firefox password leak via Windows Cloud Clipboard – https://therecord.media/firefox-fixes-password-leak-via-windows-cloud-clipboard-feature/

36:33 – Story # 7: Android Application Testing Using Windows 11 – https://sensepost.com/blog/2021/android-application-testing-using-windows-11-and-windows-subsystem-for-android/

37:43 – Story # 8: Verizon overrides users’ opt-out – https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/12/verizon-ignored-users-previous-opt-outs-in-latest-push-to-scan-web-browsing/

43:15 – Story # 9: Volvo cyber security breach – https://www.media.volvocars.com/global/en-gb/media/pressreleases/292817/notice-of-cyber-security-breach-by-third-party-1



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