NSA – Wireless security best practices in public setting July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on NSA – Wireless security best practices in public setting July 2021

NSA has issued an excellent 8 page PDF for wireless security best practices in public setting NSA Releases Guidance on Securing Wireless Devices While in Public | CISA CSI_SECURING_WIRELESS_DEVICES_IN_PUBLIC.PDF (defense.gov) NSA) has released an information sheet with guidance on securing wireless devices while in public for National Security System, Department of Defense, and Defense Industrial […]

Leadership – Center for Grateful Leadership

Uncategorized Comments Off on Leadership – Center for Grateful Leadership

Updated links for [1] CGL home page [2] CGL podcasts [3] articles & acrostics & other content contributions from myself [4] CGL blog [5] IIL blog [6] key books & training … These improved HR & PM techniques are best practices for 2021 leadership & management needs for office, virtual, and global teams [1] Center […]

Security – ACSC shares updated report for top exploits July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Security – ACSC shares updated report for top exploits July 2021

The Australian Cyber Security team shares key findings for 2020 as well as 2021 for some of top threats circulating.  Excellent summary of key patches & attacks to be on lookout for. Top Routinely Exploited Vulnerabilities | CISA https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ncas/alerts/aa21-209a AA21-209A_Joint CSA_Top Routinely Exploited Vulnerabilities.pdf (cisa.gov) CISA, the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), the United Kingdom’s […]

Malware – ISC documents ARCHIVE.ORG rare exploit

Uncategorized Comments Off on Malware – ISC documents ARCHIVE.ORG rare exploit

At  similar major sites, like Microsoft Store, iTunes, etc. there are constant AV sweeps to remove & mitigate malware agents.  Still brand new variants & working around these controls succeed.  SANS ISC shares potential for any site to be infected Malicious Content Delivered Through archive.org (sans.edu) archive.org[1], also known as the “way back machine” is […]

Apple iOS – Security fix for CVE-2021-30807

Uncategorized Comments Off on Apple iOS – Security fix for CVE-2021-30807

Apple is actively patching a rare but critical exploit currently circulating Apple Patches for CVE-2021-30807 (sans.edu) About the security content of macOS Big Sur 11.5.1 – Apple Support Apple has released another update (previous update was only about 5 days ago) to address CVE-2021-30807 that was discovered by an anonymous researcher. This update resolves an […]

Wireshark 3.4.7 release – July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Wireshark 3.4.7 release – July 2021

A new version of this key network tracing, monitoring, and PENTEST tool has been released Wireshark 3.4.7 Released (sans.edu) Wireshark · Wireshark 3.4.7 Release Notes What is Wireshark? — Wireshark is the world’s most popular network protocol analyzer. It is used for troubleshooting, analysis, development and education  The following vulnerabilities have been fixed: wnpa-sec-2021-06  DNP […]

FBI – Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics cyberattacks and scams

Uncategorized Comments Off on FBI – Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics cyberattacks and scams

FBI warns of possible direct Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics cyberattacks.  The potential theme  is also being used as “bait” in fake scams in email, web links, etc. Bitdefender Cybersecurity Blogs: News, Views and Insights 210719.pdf (ic3.gov) The FBI has warned of possible cyberattacks directed at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics, with criminals targeting live broadcasts […]

Apple iPhone – Security update for new exploit circulating July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Apple iPhone – Security update for new exploit circulating July 2021

  Update Your iPhone, iPad, Mac Immediately, Apple Warns | PCMag Bitdefender Cybersecurity Blogs: News, Views and Insights If you own an iPhone, iPad, or Mac, then it’s essential you update it with the latest security patch as soon as possible due to a zero-day exploit and risk of malware infection.   Apple has issued a security update with iOS […]

Security – 25 most dangerous vulnerabilities July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Security – 25 most dangerous vulnerabilities July 2021

The most recent top 25 list from MITRE 2021 CWE Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Weaknesses | CISA CWE – 2021 CWE Top 25 Most Dangerous Software Weaknesses (mitre.org) The CWE Top 25 – Below is a brief listing of the weaknesses in the 2021 CWE Top 25, including the overall score of each. Rank […]

Security – New Windows CONFIG vulnerability July 2021

Uncategorized Comments Off on Security – New Windows CONFIG vulnerability July 2021

Patching & mitigation workarounds for this newly discovered security weakness should be carefully watched in case zero day attacks emerge VU#506989 – Microsoft Windows gives unprivileged user access to system32\config files (cert.org) With multiple versions of Windows, the BUILTIN\Users group is given RX permissions to files in the %windir%\system32\config directory. If a VSS shadow copy of the system drive is available, […]


© 2021 Computer Safety & News.
WordPress Theme & Icons by N.Design Studio. Provided by WPMU DEV -The WordPress Experts   Hosted by Microsoft MVPs
Entries RSS Comments RSS Log in