Security In Five Podcast
Security In 5 brings you security news, tips and opinions on information IT and general security in about five minutes. Straight and to the point information in a timeframe you can easily listen to in one sitting. Whether you are a security professional or someone that wants to keep personal data safe this podcast will cover everyone.
Be aware, be safe, welcome to Security In 5.
Epsiode 879 - US Senate Approves Deepfake Bill
Wednesday 25 November 2020
: The US Senate approves a bill that will help support the research into detecting deepfakes. Deepfake videos are getting easier to make and...
Episode 878 - IoT Strikes Again - IoT Legislation Makes It To The President To Sign
Tuesday 24 November 2020
: On Nov. 21, 2020 the US Senate unanimously passed the IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act to send to the President to sign. This episode talks...
Episode 877 - IoT Strikes Again - Tesla Model X Hacked And Stolen In Minutes
Monday 23 November 2020
: Researchers from COSIC the Computer Security and Industrial Cryptography have released a video showing them hacking and driving away with a...
Episode 876 - One-Third Of Breaches Occur From The Inside, This Does Not Mean Malicious Acts, A Story
Thursday 19 November 2020
: Breaches often make you think of a malicious act from a hacker or disgruntled person with access. This is not the case. This episode talks...
Episode 875 - You Can Have A Breach That Does Not Involve Computers
Wednesday 18 November 2020
: When most people hear about a breach they assume a computer was hacked or a digital file was copied. This episode talks about how a breach...
Episode 874 - What Happens To Your Data When A Company Closes
Tuesday 17 November 2020
: This episode talks about another breach for a misconfigured S3 bucket. However, the owner is no longer in business. What happens to systems...
Episode 873 - The North Face Hit With Credential Stuffing Attack, Easily Preventable By The Users
Monday 16 November 2020
: The North Face sent out a notice about an incident where an attacker used a credential stuffing technique to compromise accounts. North Face...
Episode 872 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - Using Trello For Your Kid's Remote Learning
Monday 16 November 2020
: This week's tools tips and tricks talks about a solution that I use for distance learning at home. Leveraging Trello and applying Agile...
Episode 871 - Microsoft Is Urging Companies To Stop Using SMS Based Multi-Factor Auth, Here's Why
Thursday 12 November 2020
: Multi-factor authentication is one of the easier and most powerful security improvements you can make on your accounts. However, there are...
Episode 870 - Apple Rolling Out Privacy Labels For Apps Starting In December
Wednesday 11 November 2020
: Apple has been teasing us with pusing app developers to be more transparent with its data collection of users. Starting in December 2020...
Episode 868 - Millions Of Hotel Guests Personal Information Leaked By Reconfigured Bucket
Tuesday 10 November 2020
: This episode talks about another major breach from a misconfigured cloud storage bucket. Use these episodes as a reminder to review and...
Episode 868 - Mayo Clinic Facing Class Action Lawsuit Over Internal Employee Data Breach
Monday 09 November 2020
: This episode talks about the additional costs a data breach can bring to your organization. The Mayo Clinic suffered a breach at the hands...
Episode 867 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - How To Zero Out Your Storage With Windows
Friday 06 November 2020
: If you are going to sell or give old external storage devices to someone you want to ensure the data you had on there is not recoverable....
Episode 866 - Do Not Sell Old USB Drives Unless You Know What You Are Doing
Thursday 05 November 2020
: You may have old USB thumb drives or old external hard drives laying around you want to sell. This episode talks about the risks you could...
Episode 865 - Do Not Pay Ransoms, Here Are More Reasons Why
Thursday 05 November 2020
: Rasnomware is the attack where your files are encrypted by a hostile actor and held for ransome to get them back. Many groups, including the...
Episode 863 - Protecting Your Backups From Ransomware
Tuesday 03 November 2020
: Having good backups is a start but those can still be attacked by hackers. This epsiod talks about things you can do to protect your backups...
Episode 863 - Aetna Pays $1 Million Fine For HIPAA Breaches
Monday 02 November 2020
: The Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is meant to protect the medical privacy of individuals. Over the years the...
Episode 862 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - Quotes From The Experts
Friday 30 October 2020
: This week's tools, tips and tricks goes through a few quotes from experts over the years. It also shows how things really haven't changed...
Episode 861 - The Flip Side Of Personal Use Of Work Laptops
Thursday 29 October 2020
: A few episodes ago I talked about the increased use of business issued comptuers for personal reasons. This epsiode talks about this from...
Episode 860 - The Top Data Breaches And The Cost Of Non-Compliance
Wednesday 28 October 2020
: This episode goes over the top breaches and their fines. This also talks about the average cost of a breach and if your company can handle...
Episode 859 - Remote Workers Are Not Following Security Training As Closely
Tuesday 27 October 2020
: Mimecast released a report from a study they conducted about remote worker's behavior at home. This epsiode talks about the findings and...
Episode 858 - Insider Threat Story, Would You Be Able To Stop This Act
Monday 26 October 2020
: This episode talks about insider threats and a story out of New York on an employee hacking his former employer. Is your company and...
Epsiode 857 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - Microsoft Attack Surface Analyzer
Friday 23 October 2020
: This week's tools, tips and tricks talks about Microsoft Attack Surface Analyzer. This IT Admin took can help identify any security gaps as...
Episode 856 - North Carolina Is The First In The Country To Open A Cybercrime Hotline
Thursday 22 October 2020
: North Carolina is the first in the country to open a hotline to report cybercrimes. This episode goes through the details of this hotline...
Episode 855 - British Airways Hit With Huge Fine For Really Ridiculous Security Gaffs
Wednesday 21 October 2020
: British Airways was hit with a huge fine from a breach that they had in 2018. The size of the fine was actually reduced but still...