This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 78

Posted on 24 Sep 2018.

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: Newegg joins the British Airways and Ticketmaster ecommerce breach club. Why EV certificates are dead. Malware that went unnoticed for 6 years. Cybercrime as a Service. Low disk space will cause Window's October update to fail. And breach by bankruptcy.

Now here's this week’s selection of news, opinions, and research. Quickly skim annotated links organized by topic: compliance and payment security, breaches, regulation, bugs, privacy, hacking/malware, other security & risk, and more. We hope you enjoy and find them useful.

PCI Compliance and Payments

Breaches / Leaks

Laws & Regulations / Standards


Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Defense

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Offense

Other Security / Risk

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side