Weekly [in]Security

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: what's the minimum for PCI, PCI-NIST mapping, more Magecart, payment card fraud on ApplePay and Interac, lifetime breach protection, changing SINs, breached: Amadeus airline services, AavGo hotel services, Bulgaria, Sprint/Samsung, Lenovo storage, 62 US colleges, Desjardins followup, 220M+ more compromised credentials, Equifax nears $700M settlement, mass Slack reset, Kazakhstan intercepting HTTPS, more motherborad vulnerabilities, NIST on TLS certificates, Master keys for GrandCrab ransomware, Russia's FSB exposed through 3rd party, Face morphing app controversy, literally a killer app, $45B lost to cyber attacks, LinkedIn phishing, mass shooting common factors, safer programming languages, cyberlaws in conflict, AirDropped terrorism, swarming Area 51, the Moon landing, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI on key blocks and new password management, massive Magecart AWS infection, FTC to fine Facebook $5B. Breaches at Fieldwork Software (cards), GE aviation, and Maryland Department of Labor, and a mega mongo 3rd party breach. Creepy Google Home. Election security. What does password-less mean? CPEs, More IoT nonsense. Hijacking USB dongles, security problems in Android libraries, multiple ransomware attacks and responses, Spotify appears to have a fraud problem with debit cards, espionage, trade secrets, copyright and stock photos, cyber incident impacts, CEO's and board level security, widespread outages, space risks, economic risks, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws & Regulations / Standards

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI is quite, ATM and payment app crime, record £183M GDPR fine for BA, massive smart home vendor records leak, de-anonymizing data, online fingerprinting , ISPs dislike DoH, secure power grid initiative, NIST VPN and TDEA/TDES updates, space tech risk, D-Link FTC settlement audits, Zipato’s smart hub IoT door lock failure, China puts secret app on tourist phones, Ubuntu hacked, Facebook account purge, push back and risk of Facebook's Libra Coin, Crypto-currency manipulation, courts and forensic firm hit by ransomware, ransomware firing, the strange case of Cisco gear with Huawei certificates, Blockchain hype, more evidence Blockchain is not eco-friendly, more Boeing pain, mushrooms and sleeping pill risks, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws & Regulations / Standards

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: what's the minimum for PCI, PCI-NIST mapping, more Magecart, payment card fraud on ApplePay and Interac, lifetime breach protection, changing SINs, breached: Amadeus airline services, AavGo hotel services, Bulgaria, Sprint/Samsung, Lenovo storage, 62 US colleges, Desjardins followup, 220M+ more compromised credentials, Equifax nears $700M settlement, mass Slack reset, Kazakhstan intercepting HTTPS, more motherborad vulnerabilities, NIST on TLS certificates, Master keys for GrandCrab ransomware, Russia's FSB exposed through 3rd party, Face morphing app controversy, literally a killer app, $45B lost to cyber attacks, LinkedIn phishing, mass shooting common factors, safer programming languages, cyberlaws in conflict, AirDropped terrorism, swarming Area 51, the Moon landing, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: what's the minimum for PCI, PCI-NIST mapping, more Magecart, payment card fraud on ApplePay and Interac, lifetime breach protection, changing SINs, breached: Amadeus airline services, AavGo hotel services, Bulgaria, Sprint/Samsung, Lenovo storage, 62 US colleges, Desjardins followup, 220M+ more compromised credentials, Equifax nears $700M settlement, mass Slack reset, Kazakhstan intercepting HTTPS, more motherborad vulnerabilities, NIST on TLS certificates, Master keys for GrandCrab ransomware, Russia's FSB exposed through 3rd party, Face morphing app controversy, literally a killer app, $45B lost to cyber attacks, LinkedIn phishing, mass shooting common factors, safer programming languages, cyberlaws in conflict, AirDropped terrorism, swarming Area 51, the Moon landing, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI on key blocks and new password management, massive Magecart AWS infection, FTC to fine Facebook $5B. Breaches at Fieldwork Software (cards), GE aviation, and Maryland Department of Labor, and a mega mongo 3rd party breach. Creepy Google Home. Election security. What does password-less mean? CPEs, More IoT nonsense. Hijacking USB dongles, security problems in Android libraries, multiple ransomware attacks and responses, Spotify appears to have a fraud problem with debit cards, espionage, trade secrets, copyright and stock photos, cyber incident impacts, CEO's and board level security, widespread outages, space risks, economic risks, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws & Regulations / Standards

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI is quite, ATM and payment app crime, record £183M GDPR fine for BA, massive smart home vendor records leak, de-anonymizing data, online fingerprinting , ISPs dislike DoH, secure power grid initiative, NIST VPN and TDEA/TDES updates, space tech risk, D-Link FTC settlement audits, Zipato’s smart hub IoT door lock failure, China puts secret app on tourist phones, Ubuntu hacked, Facebook account purge, push back and risk of Facebook's Libra Coin, Crypto-currency manipulation, courts and forensic firm hit by ransomware, ransomware firing, the strange case of Cisco gear with Huawei certificates, Blockchain hype, more evidence Blockchain is not eco-friendly, more Boeing pain, mushrooms and sleeping pill risks, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

Laws & Regulations / Standards

News about laws, regulations, and standards affecting security, privacy,  technology, and public interest.

Defense / Techniques / Solutions

Covering developments and opportunities that may help improve security.

Bugs / Design Flaws / Vulnerabilities / Research

Articles about newly discovered vulnerabilities and research.

Hacking / Malware / Cybercrime / Exploitation

News covering active trends and events.

Other Security / Risk

Articles covering other types of risks.

Off-Topic / Science & Tech / Lighter Side

A variety of scientific, technical, historical, and more light-hearted news.

_______________________________________________________________

Becoming PCI Compliant can be difficult, so why not let Control Gap guide you. We are the largest dedicated PCI compliance company in Canada. Contact us today and learn more about how we can help you: Get PCI Compliant. Stay PCI Compliant.

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: what's the minimum for PCI, PCI-NIST mapping, more Magecart, payment card fraud on ApplePay and Interac, lifetime breach protection, changing SINs, breached: Amadeus airline services, AavGo hotel services, Bulgaria, Sprint/Samsung, Lenovo storage, 62 US colleges, Desjardins followup, 220M+ more compromised credentials, Equifax nears $700M settlement, mass Slack reset, Kazakhstan intercepting HTTPS, more motherborad vulnerabilities, NIST on TLS certificates, Master keys for GrandCrab ransomware, Russia's FSB exposed through 3rd party, Face morphing app controversy, literally a killer app, $45B lost to cyber attacks, LinkedIn phishing, mass shooting common factors, safer programming languages, cyberlaws in conflict, AirDropped terrorism, swarming Area 51, the Moon landing, and more.

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

News and announcements relating to Payment Security, Payments, PCI, and Card Brands.

Breaches / Leaks

Covering breaches, leaks, data exposures, and their fallout.

Privacy

Articles about privacy related news, risks, and trends.

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 121
July 22 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: what’s the minimum for PCI, PCI-NIST mapping, more Magecart, payment card fraud on ApplePay and Interac, lifetime breach protection, changing SINs, breached: Amadeus airline services, AavGo hotel services, Bulgaria, Sprint/Samsung, Lenovo storage, 62 US colleges, Desjardins followup, 220M+ more compromised credentials, Equifax nears $700M settlement, mass Slack reset,

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 120
July 15 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI on key blocks and new password management, massive Magecart AWS infection, FTC to fine Facebook $5B. Breaches at Fieldwork Software (cards), GE aviation, and Maryland Department of Labor, and a mega mongo 3rd party breach. Creepy Google Home. Election security. What does password-less mean? CPEs, More IoT

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 119
July 8 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI is quite, ATM and payment app crime, record £183M GDPR fine for BA, massive smart home vendor records leak, de-anonymizing data, online fingerprinting , ISPs dislike DoH, secure power grid initiative, NIST VPN and TDEA/TDES updates, space tech risk, D-Link FTC settlement audits, Zipato’s smart hub IoT

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