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Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-19

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-19

October 20, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of October 12, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-293

 

Google Warns of Zero-Click Bluetooth Flaws in Linux-based Devices

https://thehackernews.com/2020/10/linux-Bluetooth-hacking.html

 

Microsoft releases emergency security updates for Windows and Visual Studio

https://www.zdnet.com/article/microsoft-releases-emergency-security-updates-for-windows-and-visual-studio/

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Your Technology Is Tracking You. Take These Steps For Better Online Privacy

https://www.npr.org/2020/10/09/922262686/your-technology-is-tracking-you-take-these-steps-for-better-online-privacy

 

Password Managers: What You Need to Know

https://www.aarp.org/money/scams-fraud/info-2018/password-manager-identity-protection.html

 

Thousands of infected IoT devices used in for-profit anonymity service

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/10/thousands-of-infected-iot-devices-used-in-for-profit-anonymity-service/

 

This Week In Security:

GitHub rolls out new Code Scanning security feature to all users

https://www.zdnet.com/article/github-rolls-out-new-code-scanning-security-feature-to-all-users/

Miscellaneous Stories:

 

PoC||GTFO, Volume 3 | No Starch Press

https://nostarch.com/gtfo3 

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

Projects For This Week:

Security Onion 2 has been released

https://securityonionsolutions.com/ 

 

Raspberry Pi Compute Module 4 on sale now from $25 

https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/raspberry-pi-compute-module-4/ 

 

du -h --max-depth=1

 

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-12

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-12

October 12, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of October 5, 2020
https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-286

 

[gater] Apple's T2 Security Chip Has an Unfixable Flaw

https://www.wired.com/story/apple-t2-chip-unfixable-flaw-jailbreak-mac/ 

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Portland passes broadest facial recognition ban in the US

https://www.cnn.com/2020/09/09/tech/portland-facial-recognition-ban/index.html

 

Backdoorer the Xplora: Kids' smart-watches can secretly take pics, record audio on command by encrypted texts

https://www.theregister.com/2020/10/12/xplora_4_smartwatches/

 

Why EFF Doesn’t Support California Proposition 24

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/07/why-eff-doesnt-support-cal-prop-24

This Week In Security:

 

Apple pays $288,000 to white-hat hackers who had run of company’s network

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/10/white-hat-hackers-who-had-control-of-internal-apple-network-get-288000-reward/

 

Miscellaneous Stories:

Sony releases official PS5 teardown video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CaAY-jAjm0w

 

DT’s listening phone story

 

https://opensource.com/article/18/7/wallabag 

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

Humble Book Bundle: AWS, Azure, Google, and Cloud Security

https://www.humblebundle.com/books/aws-azure-google-and-cloud-security-books

Libre AweSim
https://puri.sm/products/librem-awesim/

Utopia Project
https://u.is/en

 

Nebula mesh Networking 

https://github.com/slackhq/nebula

 

https://slack.engineering/introducing-nebula-the-open-source-global-overlay-network-from-slack/ 

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-05

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-10-05

October 5, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of September 28, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-279

 

New Flaws in Top Antivirus Softwares Could Make Computers More Vulnerable

https://thehackernews.com/2020/10/antivirus-software-vulnerabilities.html

Excel spreadsheet blunder blamed as Covid testing glitch 'may have led to missed cases'
https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/covid-testing-technical-issue-excel-spreadsheet-a4563616.html

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Meet the Star Witness: Your Smart Speaker

https://www.wired.com/story/star-witness-your-smart-speaker/

 

Tell the Department of Homeland Security: Stop Collecting DNA and other Biometrics

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/09/tell-department-homeland-security-stop-collecting-dna-and-other-biometrics 

 

Come Back with a Warrant for my Virtual House

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/10/come-back-warrant-my-virtual-house 

 

Urgent: EARN IT Act Introduced in House of Representatives

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2020/10/urgent-earn-it-act-introduced-house-representatives 

 

This Week In Security:

Miscellaneous Stories:

EU could force Apple to share user data with competitors

https://appleinsider.com/articles/20/10/01/eu-could-force-apple-to-share-user-data-with-competitors

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

nMap 7.90 released with NPCap 1.0

https://nmap.org/download.html

Projects For This Week:

Nextcloud Hub 20 Release with new Dashboard feature

https://nextcloud.com/

https://nextcloud.com/blog/nextcloud-hub-20-debuts-dashboard-unifies-search-and-notifications-integrates-with-other-technologies/

https://www.f-droid.org/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-28

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-28

October 5, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of September 21, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-272

Analysis Report (AR20-268A) - Federal Agency Compromised by Malicious Cyber Actor
https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/analysis-reports/ar20-268a

https://www.zdnet.com/article/cisa-says-a-hacker-breached-a-federal-agency/

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Amazon Pitches New Palm Scanning Tech For Stadiums, Offices As Consumer Privacy Concerns Linger

https://www.forbes.com/sites/karenrobinsonjacobs/2020/09/29/amazon-pitches-new-palm-scanning-tech-for-stadiums-offices-as-consumer-privacy-concerns-linger/

 

https://kinexon.com/safezone

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/21/nfl-nba-to-use-safezone-tags-for-coronavirus-contact-tracing.html 

 

Federal Agencies Tapped Protesters’ Phones in Portland

https://www.thenation.com/article/politics/homeland-security-portland/tnamp/ 

Ring Always Home Cam indoor security drone: What you need to know

https://www.cnet.com/how-to/ring-always-home-cam-indoor-security-drone-what-you-need-to-know/

 

Ring Mailbox Sensor: Amazon will alert you if someone steals your mail

https://www.cnet.com/news/amazon-ring-mailbox-sensor-30-dollars-quietly-introduced-alert-if-someone-steals-mail/

This Week In Security:

Windows XP source code leaks online

https://www.theverge.com/2020/9/25/21455655/microsoft-windows-xp-source-code-leak

 

Fortinet VPN with Default Settings Leave 200,000 Businesses Open to Hackers

https://thehackernews.com/2020/09/fortigate-vpn-security.html 

 

Twitter warns developers that their private keys and account tokens may have been exposed

https://techcrunch.com/2020/09/25/twitter-developer-keys-exposed/ 

Miscellaneous Stories:

Firefox to remove support for the FTP protocol

https://www.zdnet.com/article/firefox-to-remove-support-for-the-ftp-protocol/

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

Bunnie’s Betrusted Makes First Appearance As Mobile, FPGA-Based SoC Development Kit
https://hackaday.com/2020/09/29/bunnies-betrusted-makes-first-appearance-as-mobile-fpga-based-soc-development-kit/

https://www.crowdsupply.com/sutajio-kosagi/precursor 

 

WIreshark Dev 3.3.0

https://www.wireshark.org/

 

Cloudfree

https://cloudfree.shop/

Projects For This Week:

PFSense router

 

Flashing Moto g7 play with ASOP

 

https://www.ui.com/unifi-switching/unifi-switch-2448/

 

https://www.ui.com/edgemax/edgerouter-x/

 

https://store.ui.com/collections/unifi-network-routing-switching/products/usw-flex-mini

 

Checkout Lawrence Systems / PC Pickup

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHkYOD-3fZbuGhwsADBd9ZQ

https://www.polygon.com/features/2020/9/29/21493772/elite-dangerous-odyssey-paid-dlc-preview-release-date-price

 

https://www.oculus.com/quest-2/

 

https://www.oculus.com/experiences/quest/2849273531812512/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-21

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-21

September 21, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of September 14, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-265

 

Firefox bug lets you hijack nearby mobile browsers via WiFi

https://www.zdnet.com/article/firefox-bug-lets-you-hijack-nearby-mobile-browsers-via-wifi/

 

DHS Issues Dire Patch Warning for ‘Zerologon’

https://threatpost.com/dire-patch-warning-zerologon/159404/

https://www.zdnet.com/article/zerologon-attack-lets-hackers-take-over-enterprise-networks/ 

https://twitter.com/Mal1ekM/status/1307963668299218944?s=09

CVE-2020-1472 #BlueTeam tip: if patching immediately is impossible, monitor event ID 4662 being triggered multiple times in a short period with GUID {1131f6aa-9c07-11d1-f79f-00c04fc2dcd2} and/or {19195a5b-6da0-11d0-afd3-00c04fd930c9} indicating #ZeroLogon exploit

(#CVE20201472)

 

 

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Amazon will launch a new location-tracking mesh network system later this year

https://www.theverge.com/2020/9/21/21448926/amazon-sidewalk-ring-echo-tile-wifi-mesh-ble-location-tracking

 

GoDaddy responds to “Felons.io” domain registration kerfuffle

https://brianlovin.com/hn/24506303 - original accusation

https://www.godaddy.com/garage/godaddy-felons-io-unregistered-domain/  - detailed response

This Week In Security:

[A Patient Dies After Ransomware Attack Paralyzes German Hospital Systems

https://thehackernews.com/2020/09/a-patient-dies-after-ransomware-attack.html 

 

Before you buy that managed Netgear switch, be aware you may need to create a cloud account to use its full UI

https://www.theregister.com/2020/09/21/netgear_mandatory_registration_switches/

Miscellaneous Stories:

Pinephone 13 in 1 multiboot

https://www.pine64.org/2020/09/15/september-update-let-it-sink-in/

https://puri.sm/products/librem-5/

 

 Update on Firefox Send and Firefox Notes

https://blog.mozilla.org/blog/2020/09/17/update-on-firefox-send-and-firefox-notes/

 

Projects For This Week:

https://protectli.com/inteltechniques/?utm_source=inteltechniques&utm_medium=blog&utm_campaign=podcastlaunch

https://inteltechniques.com/firewall/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-14

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-09-14

September 14, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of September 7, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-258

 

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of August 31, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-251

 

Zerologon: instantly become domain admin by subverting Netlogon cryptography

https://www.secura.com/blog/zero-logon

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2020-1472

 

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Amazon Wants Alexa to Move Into Your Apartment Before You Do

https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/qj45kx/amazon-wants-alexa-to-move-into-your-apartment-before-you-do

 

Amazon requested correction to previous article

https://nitter.net/jason_koebler/status/1303383712160190469#m

 

Raspberry Pi Power Meter

https://power-monitor.dalbrecht.tech/

 

Amazon's Vector power smart meter deal puts 'how you live your life' on web giant's servers

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-09-07/amazon-will-soon-see-inside-millions-of-aussie-homes/12582776

 

(Gater) Former NSA chief Keith Alexander has joined Amazon’s board of directors

https://www.theverge.com/2020/9/9/21429635/amazon-keith-alexander-board-of-directors-nsa-cyber-command

 

This Week In Security:

AI researchers use heartbeat detection to identify deepfake videos

https://venturebeat.com/2020/09/03/ai-researchers-use-heartbeat-detection-to-identify-deepfake-videos/

New Unpatched Bluetooth Flaw Lets Hackers Easily Target Nearby Devices

https://thehackernews.com/2020/09/new-bluetooth-vulnerability.html 

https://tools.kali.org/wireless-attacks/bluesnarfer

New PIN Verification Bypass Flaw Affects Visa Contactless Payments

https://thehackernews.com/2020/09/emv-payment-card-pin-hacking.html 

https://cointelegraph.com/news/the-irs-offers-a-625-000-bounty-to-anyone-who-can-break-monero-and-lightning

 

Miscellaneous Stories:

Right to Repair? Or Right to Rape?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L6Oenifvrt8

https://ballotpedia.org/Massachusetts_Question_1,_%22Right_to_Repair_Law%22_Vehicle_Data_Access_Requirement_Initiative_(2020)#Support

https://safeandsecuredata.org/ 

https://www.ifixit.com/Manifesto

https://www.ifixit.com/Store/Tools/Self-Repair-Manifesto/IF179-020?o=2 

 

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

(Gater) Hak5 Pineapple Mark 7

https://shop.hak5.org/products/wifi-pineapple

 

Privacy.Sexy
https://privacy.sexy/

https://protonvpn.com/

https://librem.one/

(Gater) The new yubikey 5C NFC is available!!

https://www.yubico.com/product/yubikey-5c-nfc 

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-31

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-31

August 31, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of August 24, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-244

 

Critical Slack Bug Allows Access to Private Channels, Conversations

https://threatpost.com/critical-slack-bug-access-private-channels-conversations/158795/

 

SpiKey attack - Audio door key decoding

https://www.kaspersky.com/blog/spikey-attack/36820/

 

QakBot Banking Trojan Returned With New Sneaky Tricks to Steal Your Money

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Google wants to listen in to whatever you get up to in hotel rooms

https://www.theregister.com/2020/08/27/google_assistant_hotel_rooms/

How to protect yourself in hotels

https://inteltechniques.com/blog/2019/04/12/the-privacy-security-osint-show-episode-119/ 

https://www.milwaukeetool.com/Products/Instruments/Thermal-Imaging/2257-20 

Popular iOS SDK Accused of Spying on Billions of Users and Committing Ad Fraud

 

Musk says that Neuralink implants are close to ready for human testing

https://arstechnica.com/science/2020/08/musk-says-that-neuralink-implants-are-close-to-ready-for-human-testing/

 

This is all what Mage wants ^

Gimmie my catgirls!

This Week In Security:

Bypass IPv4 firewalls using IPv6ish

https://twitter.com/da5ch0/status/1298059622788538370

Using IPv6 to pivot on a network

https://www.nom.fish/linux/Bypassing-Linux-Firewalls-with-Link-Local-IPv6/

 

Russian Arrested After Offering $1 Million to U.S. Company Employee for Planting Malware

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2020/08/russian-tourist-offered-employee-1-million-to-cripple-tesla-with-malware/

Miscellaneous Stories:

SynShop Podcast Ep 031: You should see the build plate!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EwWIzjSiD9c

 

SynShop Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/synshop

 

Amazon wins FAA approval for Prime Air drone delivery fleet

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/08/31/amazon-prime-now-drone-delivery-fleet-gets-faa-approval.html

 

Apple showing signs it may soon launch a search engine to compete against Google Search

https://www.coywolf.news/seo/apple-search-engine/

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

Bangle.js: Open Source Hackable Smart Watch

https://banglejs.com/

AsteroidOS - Open source smart watch os
https://asteroidos.org/

 

Fairphone users can buy new camera without replacing the phone itself

https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2020/08/fairphone-is-offering-camera-hardware-upgrades-for-existing-phones/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-26

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-26

August 26, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

Vulnerability Summary for the Week of August 17, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-237

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

The United States Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA),

as published a new report warning companies about a new in-the-wild malware that North Korean hackers are reportedly using to spy on key employees at government contracting companies.

https://thehackernews.com/2020/08/job-offer-hackers.html

 

 New Toyotas will upload data to AWS to help create custom insurance premiums based on driver behaviour

https://www.theregister.com/2020/08/18/aws_toyota_alliance/

 

OBD-II Dongle Attack: Stopping A Moving Car Via Bluetooth

https://hackaday.com/2017/04/14/obd-ii-dongle-attack-stopping-a-moving-car-via-bluetooth/

 

The Facebookening of Oculus VR becomes more pronounced starting in October

https://arstechnica.com/gaming/2020/08/oculus-vr-accounts-will-soon-require-facebook-ties/

 

The FAA will test drone detecting technologies in airports this year

https://www.engadget.com/faa-testing-drone-detecting-technologies-airports-005842365.html

This Week In Security:

Former Uber Executive Charged With Paying 'Hush Money' To Conceal Massive Breach

https://www.npr.org/2020/08/20/904113981/former-uber-executive-charged-with-paying-hush-money-to-conceal-massive-breach

 

Iran-Linked ‘Newbie’ Hackers Spread Dharma Ransomware Via RDP Ports

https://threatpost.com/iran-linked-newbie-hackers-spread-dharma-ransomware-via-rdp-ports/158580/

 A Google Drive 'Feature' Could Let Attackers Trick You Into Installing Malware

 

Experian South Africa Suffers Data Breach Affecting Millions; Attacker Identified

 

Miscellaneous Stories:

 Microsoft Issues Emergency Security Updates for Windows 8.1 and Server 2012 R2

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

Cyber Security Challenge UK

https://www.cybersecuritychallenge.org.uk/what-we-do/schools-programme/cyberland

 

Keyboard FeatherWing - QWERTY Keyboard + 2.6" LCD

 

https://www.tindie.com/products/arturo182/keyboard-featherwing-qwerty-keyboard-26-lcd/?s=09

 

https://github.com/lozaning/M5Wigler/blob/master/M5Wigler/M5Wigler.ino

 

https://n-o-d-e.net/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-18

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-18

August 18, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

CISA Vulnerability Summary for the Week of August 10, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-230

 

(DT) Call Me Maybe: Ea­ves­drop­ping En­cryp­ted LTE Calls With Re­VoL­TE

https://revolte-attack.net/

This Week In Privacy Or Lack Thereof:

Leaked Documents Reveal What TikTok Shares with Authorities — in the U.S.

https://theintercept.com/2020/08/10/blueleaks-tiktok-law-enforcement-privacy/

 

Carnival Corp says it suffered a ransomware attack 

https://www.zdnet.com/article/worlds-largest-cruise-line-operator-discloses-ransomware-attack/

 

Whoops, our bad, we may have 'accidentally' let Google Home devices record your every word, sound – oops

https://www.theregister.com/2020/08/08/ai_in_brief/

 

(Mage) Amazon Alexa Bugs Allowed Hackers to Install Malicious Skills Remotely

This Week In Security:

Submitted by Ploppowaffles

https://www.mnemonic.no/blog/introducing-snicat

 

Linux Malware

https://www.zdnet.com/article/this-surprise-linux-malware-warning-shows-that-hackers-are-changing-their-targets/

 

this other article is saying that for this one - drovorub - you can just update to a kernel >= 3.7

https://fcw.com/articles/2020/08/13/johnson-drovorub-gru-linux-bug.aspx

 

(Mage) Flaws in Samsung Phones Exposed Android Users to Remote Attacks

 

(Mage) Microsoft Reveals New Innocent Ways Windows Users Can Get Hacked

 

(Mage) Researchers Exploited A Bug in Emotet to Stop the Spread of Malware

Miscellaneous Stories:

(DT) Troy Hunt open sourcing Have I Been Pwned codebase

https://www.troyhunt.com/im-open-sourcing-the-have-i-been-pwned-code-base/

Cool Tools We Found This Week:

(DT) Mitre launches Shield

https://twitter.com/mitreattack/status/1294298715197444096?s=21

https://shield.mitre.org/

 

(DT) EFF updating Crocodile Hunter to detect 4G cell site simulators

https://github.com/EFForg/crocodilehunter

 

Submitted by McL0v1n

https://www.androidpolice.com/2020/08/15/this-smartphone-has-physical-kill-switches-for-its-cameras-microphone-data-bluetooth-and-wi-fi/

 

(DT) Signal launching desktop app
https://signal.org/blog/desktop-calling-beta/

 

(DT) CTFd interface

https://github.com/drpresq/ctfi2

 

Defcon Furs Badge “Mask Cover”

https://donate.dcfurs.com/ 

 

Projects For This Week:

Job Hunting Like a hacker

https://www.blackhillsinfosec.com/webcast-how-to-hunt-for-jobs-like-a-hacker/

 

Defcon Furs Panel: Starting a Career in Infosec - DEFCON Furs 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPaVCds4oYU 

Upcoming Events:

Robe1221 submitted 

is resource, there is really no good excuse of not learning cyber skills.......puts on his learner hat

https://infocon.org/

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-09

Holon Network Podcast for 2020-08-09

August 13, 2020

Checkout our site http://holon.network/

About Us

Welcome to the Holon Network, a part of DarkNet Project. We are a collaborative experience to gain and share knowledge and understanding, to inspire the next generation of hacker and maker communities, and to ultimately enhance our human experience. Our primary goals are to inspire community efforts in learning new technology and promoting good information security practices.

 

What is the HOLON Network?

At the https://dcdark.net We have been developing new daemon communities, called Holons. Their goal is to be self-sufficient, using natural energy sources and technologies and creating centers to learn, teach, and play in the technological realm.

 

This Week In Vulnerabilities:

CISA Vulnerability Summary for the Week of August 03, 2020

https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/bulletins/sb20-223

 

(Mage) Bitwarden Network Security Assessment Report

https://cdn.bitwarden.com/misc/Bitwarden%20Network%20Security%20Assessment%20Report%20-%202020.pdf 

 

https://bitwarden.com/help/article/install-on-premise/#recommended-minimum-system-requirements

 

DEFCON Wrap up

http://defcon.outel.org/

 

https://hackertracker.app/

 

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