Robin's Newsletter - Volume 3 Category
Volume 3 of Robin’s Newsletter covers the year 2020.
- Robin’s Newsletter #117 13/09/2020
China's Global Initiative on Data Security; Ireland's data regulator 'unlikes' Facebook; Who is top of the Cyber Power Index?
- Robin’s Newsletter #116 06/09/2020
Benchmark data from Hiscox's Cyber Readiness Report 2020, MIT's SCRAM, US federal vulnerability disclosure policies, CEO responsibilities and Tesla's fleet-wide hack.
- Robin’s Newsletter #115 30/08/2020
Attempted $1M bribe of Tesla employee in ransomware campaign. NZX trading suspended for four days due to DDOS. Supply and demand in security budgets.
- Robin’s Newsletter #114 23/08/2020
Personal liability for CISOs in data breach cover-ups, 'fraudulent data requests' at Experian and mailto: attachment vulnerability.
- Robin’s Newsletter #113 16/08/2020
Algorithms and accuracy in A-Level exame results. ReVoLTE over 4G misconfiguration. Vaccinating against Emotet.
- Robin’s Newsletter #112 09/08/2020
Bits from Black Hat (satellites, bug bounties and manipulating energy markets), plus Liam Fox's emails and the march of time on seized devices.
- Robin’s Newsletter #111 02/08/2020
Ransomware payments encourage more ransomware attacks. EU cyber sanctions. Three charged in Twitter crypto-scam.
- Robin’s Newsletter #110 26/07/2020
Garmin 'ran somewhere.' UK Test & Trace doesn't have a DPIA. Emotet serving up Hackerman memes.
- Robin’s Newsletter #109 19/07/2020
Schrems II, Huawei, and the battle for digital dominance. Plus the 'Great Twitter Hack,' and All. The. Vulnerabilities.
- Robin’s Newsletter #108 12/07/2020
Hong Kong's new national security law causes headaches for citizens, tech and finance companies. Steal the cash, not the painting. Cosmic Lynx and Russian cyber-criminals' 'synergistic value accelerative opportunity'
- Robins Newsletter #107 05/07/2020
Encrochat and evolving law enforcement tactics prove there is a different want to encryption backdoors. Explosion at Natanz doesn't mean 'Stuxnet 2.' And, don't host your website on Internet Archive.
- Robins Newsletter #106 28/06/2020
Three years on from NotPetya. BlueLeaks and sector-specific aggregation of risk. Minimising harm in breach notification comms. Exfiltrating data using Google Analytics.
- Robins Newsletter #105 21/06/2020
COVID-19 cyber threat update; IoT device vulnerabilities; how to spot like-farming!
- Robins Newsletter #104 14/06/2020
Snowstorm in a Dark Basin: Citizen Lab, MDR Cyber shine light on hackers for hire. Babylon Health breach and lessons from Apple, Amazon, and Google. How far do you go to protect against cyber-harm on your platform?
- Robins Newsletter #103 07/06/2020
REvil launch auction site, while Maze and LockBit team up to pool resources, know-how. Plus inside a BEC scam and DROP DATABASE tickets.
- Robins Newsletter #102 31/05/2020
Cybercrime is boring; Capital One IR report isn't legally privileged; and easyJet target of £18Bn legal action.
- Robins Newsletter #101 24/05/2020
The annual DBIR data-fest, looking in to EasyJet's breach, the importance of audit trails, and Trump's banking details
- Robins Newsletter #100 17/05/2020
Pricing cyber risk from external data, attack on 'UK electricity system' and mining crypocurrency with supercomputers
- Robins Newsletter #99 10/05/2020
Contact tracing apps, password reuse stats, law firm ransomware, and the integrity of systems
- Robins Newsletter #98 03/05/2020
Mobile device management as a vector, turning antivirus against itself and ransomware's long game
- Robins Newsletter #97 26/04/2020
Zero-click vulnerability in Apple's Mail app, surveillance and tracking COVID-19, UK MoD relaxes security requirements.
- Robins Newsletter #96 19/04/2020
Compliance risk and the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia’s loss of €30M-€100M #COVID19 aid because of poor identity verification. Plus DoD and measuring meaningful things. And jumping air-gaps with computer fans.
- Robins Newsletter #95 12/04/2020
Cyber-crime economics of Coronavirus; US Senate bans Zoom; China Telecom and BGP hijacks
- Robin's Newsletter #94 05/04/2020
All the Zoom news distilled, plus Marriott data breach, Morrisons' supreme court win, cloud availability, bug bounty non-disclosures and COVID-19 CTI.
- Robin's Newsletter #93 29/03/2020
FBI COVID-19 scam warning; FIN7 mailing malware USB keys; predicting attacks from Russian APTs.
- Robin's Newsletter #92 22/03/2020
Government cyber advice, examples of phishing campaigns, and things you should patch in the times of COVID-19.
- Robin's Newsletter #91 15/03/2020
Future U.S. cyber strategy; Whisper not-so-secret; wormable Microsoft vulnerability in SMB
- Robin's Newsletter #90 08/03/2020
Cashing in on loyalty points; scam certificate pages and the CIAs password
- Robin's Newsletter #89 01/03/2020
Security awareness without fear; Android malware stealing 2FA codes; click here to sue everybody.
- Robin's Newsletter #88 23/02/2020
Georgia defacement attribution; misusing anti-abuse; Pipeline ransomware.
- Robin's Newsletter #87 16/02/2020
Huawei, Crypto AG, and all the nations doin' all the cybers; plus Emotet.
- Robin's Newsletter #86 09/02/2020
Simon Weckert's Google Maps art installation; IKEA's data promise; and valentine's security awareness.
- Robin's Newsletter #85 02/02/2020
Jumpshot reminds us security isn't privacy; whopping REvil ransom demands; and keep calm/cary on for DPOs.
- Robin's Newsletter #84 26/01/2020
Jeff Bezos' phone hacking; Microsoft's elastic search snafu; ClearView.AI and facial recognition tech.
- Robin's Newsletter #83 19/01/2020
Changing the economics of cybercrime; Windows crypto vulnerability; and rival groups exploiting Citrix.
- Robin's Newsletter #82 12/01/2020
Travelex's ongoing response; £500K penalty for DSG Retail; No patch for Citrix vulnerabilities until end of month.
- Robin's Newsletter #81 05/01/2020
California's Consumer Privacy Act; Travelex systems still offline; the rise of 'data exposures'.