Infosec Decoded #35: Kubernetes: The New COBOL

with @djhardb, @infosecirvin, @KaitlynGuru, @sambowne, and Alan Wennersten.

June 11, 2021

A discussion with Elizabeth Biddlecome, Sam Bowne, Kaitlyn Handelman, Irvin Lemus, and Alan Wennersten.

Sam Bowne @sambowne

Apple says its new logon tech is as easy as passwords but far more secure

Why Kubernetes is our modern-day COBOL, says a tech expert
Microsoft: Big Cryptomining Attacks Hit Kubeflow
Ian Coldwater and bigendiansmalls at DEF CON: "Crossover Episode: The Real-Life Story of the First Mainframe Container Breakout"

Privilege escalation with polkit: How to get root on Linux with a seven-year-old bug

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Student Loans Company splashes out on 20,000 cybersecurity training courses – for just 3,300 employees

Onewheel Sent Thousands of Customers’ Private Data to Random Customer

Meatpacker JBS says it paid equivalent of $11 mln in ransomware attack
JBS Paid $11 Million to Resolve Ransomware Attack

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Democrats circulate draft antitrust bills that could reshape Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google

Russia threatens to leave International Space Station program over US sanctions: reports

China's tech workers pushed to limits by surveillance software

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Some of macOS Monterey’s best features aren’t coming to Intel Macs

rockyou2021.txt - A Short Summary

Google ends its attack on the URL bar, resumes showing full address in Chrome

Alan Wennersten

Justice Department withdraws FBI subpoena for USA TODAY records ID'ing readers

Senate Approves $52B for Chip R&D, House Debate Looms

Chipmaker SiFive Is Said to Draw Intel Takeover Interest