Daily Archives: 21/07/2021


EBay, Former CEO Are Sued Over Bizarre Cyberstalking Campaign

… such as a bloody pig mask, surveillance by eBay security executives and phony online ads designed to send strangers to their home for sex parties. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/ebay-former-ceo-are-sued-over-bizarre-cyberstalking-campaign&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEBYTESIbS3T1ozDEo-iARt12tafQ


Taliban Has the Momentum in Afghanistan, Top US General Says

Milley said Afghan security forces are consolidating forces around Kabul and provincial capitals as Taliban fighters attempt to isolate those population … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/taliban-has-the-momentum-in-afghanistan-top-u-s-general-says&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNETJ9fC0KFGuDqlmJLwzX6_xgoDdQ


Taliban Has the Momentum in Afghanistan, Top US General Says

“This is going to be a test now of the will and leadership of the Afghan people, the Afghan security forces and the government of Afghanistan,” General … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/taliban-has-the-momentum-in-afghanistan-top-u-s-general-says%3Futm_source%3Dgoogle%26utm_medium%3Dbd%26cmpId%3Dgoogle&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHiHtw5StDqsa6uTGsmYWfdSGzTBw


cURL developers take a second shot at fixing information disclosure flaw

Developers have taken a second stab at fixing a tricky flaw in cURL, the … writing test cases for it) – mistakes easily happen,” he told The Daily Swig. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/curl-developers-take-a-second-shot-at-fixing-information-disclosure-flaw&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjgzMjVmMTg3YzNmN2FkZTk6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGC4YrjBGYnI0IXm-XR2yDFdITwwQ


Biden to Convene Private Sector Leaders on Cybersecurity Threats

… to discuss strategies for confronting the growing threat of cyberattacks, according to a spokesperson for the White House National Security Council. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/biden-to-convene-private-sector-leaders-on-cybersecurity-threats&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEJ9OQNKzkzHZKZ_HCWvqWkKH2Xog


Drought Protests in Iran Escalate With One Policeman Shot Dead

… state-run Islamic Republic News Agency reported, in a sharp escalation of clashes between security forces and protesters over a water shortage. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/iranian-policeman-killed-in-water-protests-in-oil-rich-southwest&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFSC2W__5E2RSJ6QEO1VCZyTqSGmw


Israel’s Prime Minister Wants to Create Global Cyber Network Shield

A global cyber shield is the best defense against hackers, Bennett, a former cyber security entrepreneur, said Wednesday at a digital security … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/bennett-israel-seeks-to-create-global-cyber-network-shield&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGvH49mpQOD4YOAd5smqZQsbzebsA


Big Tech Spent Millions on Lobbying Amid Antitrust Scrutiny

… dozens of bills and issues that their lobbyists are tracking, grouped into broad categories like taxes, consumers, homeland security and banking. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-07-21/big-tech-spent-millions-on-lobbying-amid-antitrust-scrutiny&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEUkyP2SivsRiRbElfcopa_-15nCQ


China’s Next Target? The Troves of Data in Your Car

It seeks to ensure manufacturers across the auto supply chain keep data in the country and pass a government security evaluation if it’s sent overseas. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/opinion/articles/2021-07-20/target-of-china-s-next-cybersecurity-crackdown-will-be-data-collected-in-cars&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEmfH0zGPZJSFDmks2o3BluZwUiDA