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TaoBao Account Hijack – Daily Security Byte EP. 211 0

TaoBao Account Hijack – Daily Security Byte EP. 211

TaoBao, China’s Ebay, suffered a major account hijack where attackers accessed over 20M user accounts. However, the attack wasn’t the fault of the e-commerce site itself. Watch today’s video to learn how this happened, why it should concern everyone in the world, and what you can do about it. (Episode Runtime: 2:47 ) Direct YouTube Link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVFmSIz4ITQ EPISODE REFERENCES: Over 20M TaoBao accounts hijacked in China  –  The Stack —  Corey Nachreiner, CISSP  ( @SecAdept )

OpenSSL DSA Vulnerability – Daily Security Byte EP. 209 0

OpenSSL DSA Vulnerability – Daily Security Byte EP. 209

Last week, the OpenSSL team fixed a vulnerability that could allow attackers to get the key used to encrypt your HTTPS or SSL connections. Watch today’s video to learn a bit more about this vulnerability, the update, and how WatchGuard products are affected. (Episode Runtime: 3:17 ) Direct YouTube Link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8yBGcTGtqM EPISODE REFERENCES: OpenSSL fixes a serious vulnerability related to DSA  –  Ars Technica Details on OpenSSL key recovery attack  –  Blogspot OpenSSL security advisory for update  –  OpenSSL WatchGuard’s knowledge base article on our exposure [ Requires login ] –  WatchGuard —  Corey Nachreiner, CISSP  ( @SecAdept )

Was Dell Hacked? – Daily Security Byte EP. 196 0

Was Dell Hacked? – Daily Security Byte EP. 196

Dell customers have been suffering from phone-based phishing scams, and some suggest the attackers are using stolen Dell information to support their social engineering. Whether or not that’s true, watch today’s video to learn a bit more about “vishing,” and how to identify and avoid it. (Episode Runtime: 3:30 ) Direct YouTube Link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VouLQ4ki0ww EPISODE REFERENCES: Blog post suggesting Dell phone scammers using stolen data – 10zenmonkeys Was Dell hacked by vishers