On this week's episode of The 443 - Security Simplified, we cover a recent cyber security audit of major DoD weapons systems (spoiler alert: it's bad). Then we dive in to the recent controversial story out of Bloomberg about hardware implants in motherboards manufactured in China. Did it actually happen? And if so, what does it mean for the future of hardware manufacturing? … [Read more...]
The 443 - Security Simplified
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Welcome back to The 443 – Security Simplified. Have you ever wondered how to get in to cyber-security? In this episode, we talk weigh the benefits of formal education versus self-taught knowledge and discuss the certifications and skills that can help get your foot in the door. Before that though, we’ll dive in to this week’s news including another bad day for Facebook and the … [Read more...]
This week on The 443 – Security Simplified, we cover Microsoft’s latest push towards killing off passwords once and for all and the privacy impact of Facebook maintaining “Shadow Contact Information.” We then dive deep in to the world of digital certificates and how they secure our web connections. … [Read more...]
This week on The 443 – Security Simplified, we talk about the recently-sentenced authors of the Mirai Botnet and other cybercriminals that became FBI consultants. We then break down three of the most sophisticated cyber-attacks on the last decade. From Stuxnet to Operation Aurora, we’ll dive in to exactly what made these attacks so successful. … [Read more...]
This week on The 443 – Security Simplified, we dive in to WatchGuard’s latest Internet Security Report for Q2 2018. We’ll cover the malware and network attack trends from the last quarter including what you need to watch out for and how to keep your systems secure. We also cover the latest research from the WatchGuard Threat Lab and explain how the EFail PHP and S/MIME … [Read more...]