The Host Unknown Podcast

Episode 49 - Have Your Bunnies at the Ready

Episode Summary

We are recording a day earlier than usual so next week's Smashing Security podcast may feature more outdated stories than usual.

Episode Notes

April 1st!  

This week in Infosec

Liberated from the “today in infosec” twitter account:

  1. 27th March 1979: 33-year-old computer consultant Stanley Mark Rifkin was sentenced to 8 years in prison for stealing $10.2 million from a bank via computer. Federal District Judge Matthew‐Byrne Jr., rejecting an appeal from Mr. Rifkin that he be placed on probation.

Rant of the Week

Whistleblower: Ubiquiti Breach "Catastrophic"


Billy Big Balls

Thoughts on Selling to Security Leaders

Jason Chan - VP Security Netflix


Industry News

FBI Issues Mamba Alert

Burned Out Employees Put Corporate Security at Risk

Aussie TV Network Taken Off Air by Ransomware

German MPs Hit by Russian-Backed Phishing Attacks

Cyberbullying Linked to Social Media Addiction

UK Cyber Security Council Officially Launches as Independent Body

CISA and RH-ISAC to Run Cybersecurity Drill

Three-Quarters of Legal Breaches Caused by Insiders

Most Global Chip Companies Show Signs of Compromise


Tweet of the Week