Add Deloitte to the long list of hacked organizations. This week, Deloitte warned that they had suffered a security breach on their email server.? So far, they claim it only affected limited customers, and didn’t disrupt their business Read more “Deloitte Email Breach – Daily Security Byte”

Ccleaner is one of the most widely used Windows maintenance programs out there, with over 2 billion downloads. In fact, it was a utility that even I used often before moving to OS X. Read more “Ccleaner Supply-chain Attack – Daily Security Byte”

This week, Apple released security patches for many of their popular products. The updates include security fixes for iOS, tvOS, watchOS, Safari, and Xcode. Combined, they fix tens of vulnerabilities, including some pretty serious, Wi-Fi-related code execution flaws in iOS Read more “Apple Fixes iOS Wi-Fi Flaws – Daily Security Byte”

Whenever some organization has a big data breach–especially one that leaks social security numbers–security experts recommend you sign up for credit monitoring services to watch for ID thieves opening accounts in your name. Read more “Equifax Mega-Breach – Daily Security Byte”

A month ago, Marcus Hutchins was arrested after attending the Black Hat Security Conference. Hutchins was known in the industry as security researcher who ran the MalwareTech alias Read more “Krebs Outs Hutchins – Daily Security Byte”

Ever since Charlie Miller and Chris Valasek hacked a Jeep remotely, researchers (and presumably criminals) have been looking into automotive vulnerabilities. Last week, a researcher from Trend Micro added to the automotive security issues by sharing an vulnerability with a car’s controller area network (CAN) Read more “Car DoS Attack – Daily Security Byte”

Last week, I couldn’t make many videos due to travel and offsite business meetings. One of the topics I missed was Microsoft and Adobe’s monthly Patch Day, which falls on the second Tuesday of every month. Hopefully, you’ve already fallen into a regular cadence of patching each month after Microsoft and Adobe release their cyclical […] Read More – Don’t Forget August Patch Day – Daily Security Byte Read more “Don’t Forget August Patch Day – Daily Security Byte”