Citrix Hacks, RSA Sold, IBM Runs In Terror, D-List Celebrities – SWN #14

 

 

D-List Celebrities will call you for money, RSA Sold for 2.1B, IBM pulls out of RSA due to fear of COVID-19, Citrix hacks, all this and more on the Security Weekly News Wrapup.

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Citrix Hacks, RSA Sold, IBM Runs In Terror, D-List Celebrities

Security Weekly News — Week of 16 — February — 2020

  1. Vulnerable Out of Band Consoles Put Industrial Assets at Risk.
  2. Ransomware attack forces 2-Day Shutdown of Natural Gas Pipeline.
  3. Over 400 ICS Vulnerabilities Disclosed in 2019.
  4. MITRE ATT&CKK for ICS.
  5. Hackers Were Inside Citrix for Five Months.
  6. US President Donald Trump Offered a Pardon to Julian Assange if he Denied Russia Leak.
  7. Austrialian MPs call on UK to block Julian Assange Extradition to the United States.
  8. Wikileaks video that got Assange in trouble in the first place.
  9. 500 Chrome Extensions Caught Stealing Private Data of 1.7 million or more users.
  10. It’s the Boot for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 in Firefox.
  11. Hackers are Actively Exploiting a Zero-Day in WordPress ThemeRex.
  12. ThemeGrill bug allows remote database wipes and Admin access in 200000 WordPress Sites.
  13. Mt. Gox Victims Offered 88% of the original price of their bitcoins.
  14. Dell Sells RSA to a Private Equity Firm for $2.1B.
  15. IBM pulls out of RSA conference due to COVID-19 fears.
  16. Perfect Crypto using photons and the Vernam Cipher.
  17. Cameo video shout out app, maybe not so secure.
  18. Andy Dick for 99$.

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