Weekly [in]Security

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Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI : Software Security Framework update, contactless hiccups, Breaches: Docker,, Pennsylvania PHI, Emcare, Atlanta Hawks , Bodybuilding.com, Wi-Fi hotspots db, $4.7M hard-drive, Facebook may now have to pay the piper, credit card updaters, creepy targeted ad tech, Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities, Internet Security Threat Report, cybersecurity “Exercise in a Box”, DoH is coming, Windows dropping password expiration, Microsoft Visual Studio malware, newer POODLE variants, analysis of CARBANAK malware, defeating facial recognition, another cryptocurrency scandal, Etherium’s blockchain bandit, spearphishng government money, Formjacking/Magecart, Algoma Public Health ransomware, risks of shadow IT, the hamburglar, Apple sued for $1B over racial recognition fraud, 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 Card Production program updates, Wipro outsourcer supply chain breach,new Equifax regulatory reporting, more Facebook misbehavior, Sidewalk labs sued, Google location data warrants, muting home assistants, old school photo booths and the Internet, EU's SCA for e-commerce, NIST mobile app security and lightweight cryptography, banned payment processor, the mother of all bad password lists, Oracle patches, Kaspersky, Huawei, & Iranians (oh my), and much 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 in 2019, PCI card production, NIST killing of TDES, hotel breaches, Yahoo settlement, Canadian breach reporting, consent and cross-boarder data, dark design patterns, fine for cooperating with ICE, Android as 2FA, securing email, malicious zero-day disclosures, the latest phishing campaigns, Assange arrested, blocking big tech, spreadsheet risks you hadn't thought about, quantum and AI advances, really fast multiplication, first image of a black hole, carbon sequestering tech, 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 : Software Security Framework update, contactless hiccups, Breaches: Docker,, Pennsylvania PHI, Emcare, Atlanta Hawks , Bodybuilding.com, Wi-Fi hotspots db, $4.7M hard-drive, Facebook may now have to pay the piper, credit card updaters, creepy targeted ad tech, Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities, Internet Security Threat Report, cybersecurity “Exercise in a Box”, DoH is coming, Windows dropping password expiration, Microsoft Visual Studio malware, newer POODLE variants, analysis of CARBANAK malware, defeating facial recognition, another cryptocurrency scandal, Etherium’s blockchain bandit, spearphishng government money, Formjacking/Magecart, Algoma Public Health ransomware, risks of shadow IT, the hamburglar, Apple sued for $1B over racial recognition fraud, 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 : Software Security Framework update, contactless hiccups, Breaches: Docker,, Pennsylvania PHI, Emcare, Atlanta Hawks , Bodybuilding.com, Wi-Fi hotspots db, $4.7M hard-drive, Facebook may now have to pay the piper, credit card updaters, creepy targeted ad tech, Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities, Internet Security Threat Report, cybersecurity “Exercise in a Box”, DoH is coming, Windows dropping password expiration, Microsoft Visual Studio malware, newer POODLE variants, analysis of CARBANAK malware, defeating facial recognition, another cryptocurrency scandal, Etherium’s blockchain bandit, spearphishng government money, Formjacking/Magecart, Algoma Public Health ransomware, risks of shadow IT, the hamburglar, Apple sued for $1B over racial recognition fraud, 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 Card Production program updates, Wipro outsourcer supply chain breach,new Equifax regulatory reporting, more Facebook misbehavior, Sidewalk labs sued, Google location data warrants, muting home assistants, old school photo booths and the Internet, EU's SCA for e-commerce, NIST mobile app security and lightweight cryptography, banned payment processor, the mother of all bad password lists, Oracle patches, Kaspersky, Huawei, & Iranians (oh my), and much 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 in 2019, PCI card production, NIST killing of TDES, hotel breaches, Yahoo settlement, Canadian breach reporting, consent and cross-boarder data, dark design patterns, fine for cooperating with ICE, Android as 2FA, securing email, malicious zero-day disclosures, the latest phishing campaigns, Assange arrested, blocking big tech, spreadsheet risks you hadn't thought about, quantum and AI advances, really fast multiplication, first image of a black hole, carbon sequestering tech, 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 : Software Security Framework update, contactless hiccups, Breaches: Docker,, Pennsylvania PHI, Emcare, Atlanta Hawks , Bodybuilding.com, Wi-Fi hotspots db, $4.7M hard-drive, Facebook may now have to pay the piper, credit card updaters, creepy targeted ad tech, Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities, Internet Security Threat Report, cybersecurity “Exercise in a Box”, DoH is coming, Windows dropping password expiration, Microsoft Visual Studio malware, newer POODLE variants, analysis of CARBANAK malware, defeating facial recognition, another cryptocurrency scandal, Etherium’s blockchain bandit, spearphishng government money, Formjacking/Magecart, Algoma Public Health ransomware, risks of shadow IT, the hamburglar, Apple sued for $1B over racial recognition fraud, 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.

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 109
April 29 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI : Software Security Framework update, contactless hiccups, Breaches: Docker,, Pennsylvania PHI, Emcare, Atlanta Hawks , Bodybuilding.com, Wi-Fi hotspots db, $4.7M hard-drive, Facebook may now have to pay the piper, credit card updaters, creepy targeted ad tech, Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities, Internet Security Threat Report, cybersecurity “Exercise in a

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 108
April 22 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI Card Production program updates, Wipro outsourcer supply chain breach,new Equifax regulatory reporting, more Facebook misbehavior, Sidewalk labs sued, Google location data warrants, muting home assistants, old school photo booths and the Internet, EU’s SCA for e-commerce, NIST mobile app security and lightweight cryptography, banned payment processor, the

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This Week’s [in]Security – Issue 107
April 15 2019

Welcome to This Week’s [in]Security. This week: PCI in 2019, PCI card production, NIST killing of TDES, hotel breaches, Yahoo settlement, Canadian breach reporting, consent and cross-boarder data, dark design patterns, fine for cooperating with ICE, Android as 2FA, securing email, malicious zero-day disclosures, the latest phishing campaigns, Assange arrested, blocking big tech, spreadsheet risks

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