Infosec Decoded #51: Mr White Hat

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

Aug 13, 2021

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

Elizabeth Biddlecome @djhardb

Nikola wins $2 million DOE grant after founder’s indictment

Netflix Intensifies ‘VPN Ban’ and Targets Residential IP-addresses Too (Updated)

'Expert Mathematician' on Election Fraud Actually a Swing Set Installer, Lawsuit Claims

Kaitlyn Handelman @KaitlynGuru

Facebook’s Attack on Research is Everyone's Problem

How the Far Right Exploded on Steam and Discord

CES 2021: Intel adds ransomware detection capabilities at the silicon level

Irvin Lemus @infosecirvin

Norton and Avast are merging into an $8 billion antivirus empire

Microsoft confirms another Windows print spooler zero-day bug

It just got harder and less profitable to mine for bitcoin as algorithm adjusts

Sam Bowne @sambowne

Explainer: How hackers stole and returned $600 mln in tokens from Poly Network
$600 million gone: The biggest crypto theft in history

Democrats Security Checklist
Bob Lord Explaining the DNC Security Checklist

They volunteered for COVID-19 vaccine trials. Months later, they're still 'in limbo' awaiting FDA authorization.