Daily Archives: 14/09/2021


U.S. Cyber Chief Says ‘Cyber Bullets’ Are Part of War on Hacks – Bloomberg

… Inglis, a former deputy director of the National Security Agency, said at an intelligence conference Tuesday in the suburbs of Washington. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-09-14/u-s-cyber-chief-says-cyber-bullets-are-part-of-war-on-hacks%3Futm_source%3Dgoogle%26utm_medium%3Dbd%26cmpId%3Dgoogle&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF8pCOfuvosf0IHTqRad46lAAF-sg


Covid Surge Imperils Small-Biz Recovery: Goldman – Bloomberg

… Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Voices program and Jessica Johnson-Cope, Chair of the program and President of Johnson Security Bureau, … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2021-09-14/covid-surge-imperils-small-biz-recovery-goldman-video&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEKROGQEMPEzG_WYkgB80XdtkQPug


Spy’s Death, Control Over IMF Funds Roil Election-Bound Somalia – Bloomberg

… disappearance of 24-year-old Ikran Tahlil, a cybersecurity expert at the National Intelligence and Security Agency who was abducted in June. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-09-14/spy-s-death-control-over-imf-funds-roil-election-bound-somalia&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNEwh1TBYtDvasDe0aDlY0rJb_0JVQ


Surveillance: The Transitory Debate (Podcast) – Bloomberg

Dr. Amesh Adalja, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security Senior Scholar, discusses lockdown measures in New Zealand and debate over Covid-19 … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/audio/2021-09-14/surveillance-the-transitory-debate-podcast&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHCB-ATE6a5F5NWe4gPr7zExYSpzQ


Speer review: Researchers pick apart Node.js communication app | The Daily SwigPortSwigger

Email content injection flaws chained to bypass security controls. Developers have patched recently discovered flaw in the Speer communications … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/speer-review-researchers-pick-apart-node-js-communication-app&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjgzMjVmMTg3YzNmN2FkZTk6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNF8T7n7Pg0hlRdOU_DOpzGcyOp5sg


Critical encryption vulnerability found in secure communications platform Matrix | The Daily Swig

A critical vulnerability in certain Matrix clients could allow an attacker access to encrypted messages. Users of the open source, decentralized … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/critical-encryption-vulnerability-found-in-secure-communications-platform-matrix&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjgzMjVmMTg3YzNmN2FkZTk6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHt9Bavgqs8lNEKHKrFbaVdY6NGfQ


Olympus insists medical services ‘uninterrupted’ by malware attack | The Daily SwigPortSwigger

In an update issued today (September 14) the Japanese company confirmed … or doxxing blackmail to which the organization may remain vulnerable. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://portswigger.net/daily-swig/olympus-insists-medical-services-uninterrupted-by-malware-attack&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGjgzMjVmMTg3YzNmN2FkZTk6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFxMN8ncpNyryHydDy30thLqqh-eA


Don’t Treat Us Like Terrorists, Insider Trading Suspects Say – Bloomberg

… only issues of national security could warrant some exemptions to strict EU privacy rules and allow investigators to access phone records. https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-09-14/don-t-treat-us-like-terrorists-insider-trading-suspects-say&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNGh-9CiZeMTCp4vxkgiPsA7zmN6IA


Covid Lockdowns Not Necessary in Post-Vaccine Era: Johns Hopkins – Bloomberg

Dr. Amesh Adalja, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security senior scholar, discuses lockdown measures in New Zealand and debate over Covid-19 … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2021-09-14/lockdowns-not-necessary-in-post-vaccine-era-johns-hopkins-video&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNFUMxKVFasdNdEl6I8r0LWwpQjD-A


Laschet Turns to Law-and-Order to Reverse Slump: German Election – Bloomberg

The conservatives’ short-term program unveiled Monday includes creating a U.S.-style national security council, bolstering security forces and … https://www.google.com/url?rct=j&sa=t&url=https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-09-14/laschet-turns-to-law-and-order-to-reverse-slump-german-election&ct=ga&cd=CAIyGmI4ZmJhZDk5YTU5NzM0NzE6Y29tOmVuOlVT&usg=AFQjCNHmNONYBuNJqDRgzrh2XnllhuqOJg