In the Application Security News, Many popular iPhone apps secretly record your screen without asking, MongoDB databases still being held for ransom, Most of the Fortune 100 still use flawed software that led to the Equifax breach, and a Chrome extension with millions of users is now serving popup ads!
Tim Eades is the CEO at vArmour. Tim joins us on the show to talk about the basic flow of problems, the solutions, and the value.
Three UK customer details exposed in homepage blunder, Microsoft cloud services see global authentication outage, the age of surveillance capitalism, the rise of DevXOps, and much more!
Keith and Paul discuss the current state of privacy and software development.
- Facebook reveals news feed experiment to control emotions
- Facebook pays teens to install VPN that spies on them
- Apple blocks Facebook from running its internal iOS apps
- Apple restores Google’s internal iOS apps after certificate misuse punishment
Dr. Jing Xie is the senior threat intelligence researcher for Venafi, the market leading cybersecurity company in machine identity protection. As a member of the Venafi thought leadership group, she leads Venafi Labs.
Concerns about WordPress' new "White Screen of Death", Google Chrome changes could 'destroy' ad-blockers, Mozilla is adding and ad-blocker to Firefox Focus 9.0, Websites can steal browser data via extensions APIs, a Fortnite security issue would have granted hackers access to accounts, and more!
This week on Application Security Weekly, Matt Alderman is joined by James Wickett, who is the Head of Research at Signal Sciences. They talk about the human element of application security training and testing.
In the News segment, Oracle patches 284 vulnerabilities, bug in Twitter Android app exposed protected tweets, 4 tips for better API Security in 2019, and more!
Another server security lapse at NASA exposed staff and project data, CRLF Injection Into PHP’s cURL Options, System Down: A systemd-journald exploit, GitHub now gives free users unlimited private repositories, Twitter is Broken, Government shutdown: TLS certificates not renewed, many websites are down, and much more!
Rey is a security advocate at Microsoft focused on helping the community build secure systems & being a voice for researchers within MS. After a long career in software development, he developed a strong interest in cybersecurity 2 years ago & worked feverishly to transition into this new community.
Ken Johnson has been hacking web applications professionally for 10 years and giving security training for 7 of those years. Ken is both a breaker and builder who currently works on the GitHub application security team. Ken explains approaching appsec the right way, "running a scanner without context", getting the right context/importance of context, and how do you figure what's real and what's legit?
Wormable stored XSS on WordPress.org, a security lapse revealed private complaints from Silicon Valley employees, hackers hijack thousands of Chromecasts to warn of latest security bug, a linting tool for checking accessibility, speed, and security, host websites on GitHub, and UnCaptcha2.
Facebook bug exposed private photos of 6.8 million users, thousands of Jenkins servers will let anonymous users become admins, Signal app can't include a backdoor for the Australian government, WordPress plugs bug that led to Google indexing some user passwords, and more!
Harry Sverdlove is the CTO of Edgewise. Harry joins Keith and Paul to discuss what Edgewise does in the AppSec world, segmentation, cloud migration, trying different architectures, and more!
To get involved with Edgewise, go to: https://www.edgewise.net/securityweekly
Kubernetes instances are being hijacked worldwide, malicious sites abuse 11-year old Firefox bug that Mozilla failed to fix, Google is on a Witch Hunt for Internal Leakers, a botnet of over 20,000 WordPress sites is attacking other WordPress sites, the rise of visual studio code, and more!
Chris Elgee is a full time husband, father of four, and technical engineer at Counter Hack Challenges. Chris joins Keith and Paul this week to talk about the Counter Hack Challenge, how it's been working on the challenge vs. playing it, and more!
Aleksei Tiurin is the Senior Security Researcher for Acunetix. He is performing a technical segment on reverse proxies using weblogic, Tomcat, and Nginx.
To learn more about Acunetix, go to: www.acunetix.com/securityweekly
Brent Dukes is a hacker, and Director of Information Security for an established manufacturing company. He joins Keith and Paul this week to talk about WAF’s, Pentesting, Burp Suite, and more!
Instagram leaks passwords to the public, Clickjacking on Google MyAccount Worth $7,500, James Wickett's thread on Open Source SAST options, an advanced search tool for sensitive information stored in GitHub repos, and more!
Previously co-founder and head of product at Layered Insight, John now leads container security engineering at Qualys after it's acquisition of Layered Insight. John talks about Qualys' Container Security that centralized, continuous discovery and tracking for containers and images.
Brian Kelly is Head of Conjur Engineering at CyberArk, where he focuses on creating products that add much-needed security and identity management to the landscape of DevOps tools and cloud systems.
Full Show Notes: https://wiki.securityweekly.com/ASW_Episode39
To learn more about Conjur, go to: www.conjur.org/asw
Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/securityweekly
DJI Drone Vulnerability, Hackers are increasingly destroying logs to hide attacks, Adobe ColdFusion servers under attack from APT group, understanding Open Source Code use in your business, and more!
In the Application Security News, a nasty DHCPv6 packet can Pwn vulnerable Linux Boxes, 'Stalkerware' website let anyone intercept texts of tens of thousands of people, twelve malicious Python libraries found and removed from PyPI, the U.S. Department of Defense Guide for "Detecting Agile BS", and more!