SN 684: The Supply Chain Oct. 10, 2018

from Security Now (MP3)· ·

Security Now (Audio) * An October Surprise of a different sort - Windows 10 update deletes users' files * A security researcher has massively weaponzied the existing MicroTik vulnerability and released it as a proof-of-concept * A clever voicemail WhatsApp OTP bypass * What happened with that recent Google+ breach? * Google tightens up its Chrome extensions security policies * WiFi radio protocol designations finally switch to simple version numbering * Intel unwraps its 9th-generation processors * Head-spinning PDF updates from Adobe and Foxit (this isn't a competition, guys!) * Bloomberg's earth-shaking controversial report on Chinese hardware hacking We invite …



  • An October Surprise of a different sort - Windows 10 update deletes users' files
    • A security researcher has massively weaponzied the existing MicroTik vulnerability and released it as a proof-of-concept
    • A clever voicemail WhatsApp OTP bypass
    • What happened with that recent Google+ breach?
    • Google tightens up its Chrome extensions security policies
    • WiFi radio protocol designations finally switch to simple version numbering
    • Intel unwraps its 9th-generation processors
    • Head-spinning PDF updates from Adobe and Foxit (this isn't a competition, guys!)
    • Bloomberg's earth-shaking controversial report on Chinese hardware hacking

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