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End of year podcast

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IT company SolarWinds says it may have been hit in 'highly sophisticated' hack | Reuters

FireEye hacked: US cybersecurity firm FireEye hit by 'state-sponsored' attack - BBC News

https://krypt3ia.wordpress.com/ - 16 december 2020

Microsoft flexing muscle to shutdown c2: Microsoft unleashes ‘Death Star’ on SolarWinds hackers in extraordinary response to breach - GeekWire

Little-known SolarWinds gets scrutiny over hack, stock sales (apnews.com)

FireEye, GoDaddy,and Microsoft create kill switch for SolarWinds backdoorSecurity Affairs

US Gov has hacked: US government agencies hacked; Russia a possible culprit (apnews.com)

Not mentioned during the podcast: Highly Evasive Attacker Leverages SolarWinds Supply Chain to Compromise Multiple Global Victims With SUNBURST Backdoor | FireEye Inc

Not trying to spread FUD, but would infiltration by using FOSS tools be easier than Solarwinds?

Time to remove Nano Adblocker and Defender from your browsers (except Firefox) - gHacks Tech News

System oriented programming - Cloud-Sliver (cloud-sliver.com)

Google Cloud (over)Run: How a free trial experiment ended with a $72,000 bill overnight • The Register

G’bye Flash… Adobe releases final Flash Player update, warns of 2021 kill switch (bleepingcomputer.com)

IT workers worried about AI making them obsolete… IT Workers Fear Becoming Obsolete in Cyber Roles - Infosecurity Magazine (infosecurity-magazine.com)

Vulnerabilities Found in Multiple GE Imaging Systems - Infosecurity Magazine (infosecurity-magazine.com)

Qbot malware switched to stealthy new Windows autostart method (bleepingcomputer.com)

https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/encryption-lava-lamps - “The randomness of this wall of lava lamps helps encrypt up to 10 percent of the internet. “

It’s been the year of the business continuity program this year… and how agile yours is.



Bryan: Companies that are ‘all in’ on remote work will back track.

Amanda: I think we’ll see way more keep the wfh now that they realize it saves $$

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