Security News: September 26, 2019 – PSW #621

How a hacker took over a smart home with vulgar music and rising temperatures, a security warning for 23 million YouTube creators following a crazy hack attack, Vimeo sued for storing faceprints of people without their say-so, Selfie Android Apps push ads and can record audio, and how adopting DevOps leads to an improved security posture!

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Security News: September 26, 2019

Hosts

Jeff Man
Jeff Man – Sr. InfoSec Consultant
Larry Pesce
Larry Pesce – Senior Managing Consultant and Director of Research
Matt Alderman
Matt Alderman – CEO
Paul Asadoorian
Paul Asadoorian – Founder & CTO

Guests

Announcements

  • We have exciting news about the Security Weekly webcast program: We are now partnered with (ISC)2 as an official CPE provider! If you attend any of our webcasts, you will be receiving 1 CPE credit per webcast! Register for one of our upcoming webcast with Zane Lackey of Signal Sciences, Ian McShane from Endgame, or Stephen Smith and Jeff Braucher of LogRhythm (or all 3!) by going to securityweekly.com/webcasts If you have missed any of our previously recorded webcasts, you can find our on-demand library at securityweekly.com/ondemand
  • Security Weekly will be at Hacker Halted in Atlanta, GA this October 10th-11th! EC-Council is offering our listeners a $100 discount to attend the two day conference. Use discount code HH19SW when you register or go to securityweekly.com/hackerhalted and register there! Make sure you checkout the keynote (Paul Asadoorian) and Mr. Jeff Man’s talk as well!