Sat.May 25, 2019

Hackers target MySQL databases to deliver the GandCrab ransomware

Security Affairs

Security experts at Sophos have detected a wave of attacks targeting Windows servers that are running MySQL databases with the intent of delivering the GandCrab ransomware.

How to Spring Clean Your Digital Clutter to Protect Yourself

WIRED Threat Level

You don't have to get your hands dirty to do the most important spring cleaning of the year. Security Security / Security Advice

0patch issued a micropatch to address the BlueKeep flaw in always-on servers

Security Affairs

0patch, released a security patch to address the BlueKeep vulnerability, that can be deployed by administrators to protect always-on servers.

Snapchat Employees Reportedly Spied on Private Snaps

WIRED Threat Level

Baltimore ransomware, a Trump golf hack, and more of the week's top security news. Security Security / Security News

Embedded BI and Analytics: Best Practices to Monetize Your Data

Speaker: Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst

By creating innovative analytics products and expanding into new markets, more and more companies are discovering new potential revenue streams. Join Azmat Tanauli, Senior Director of Product Strategy at Birst, as he walks you through how data that you're likely already collecting can be transformed into revenue!

Weekly Update 140

Troy Hunt

I'm a day and a half behind with this week's update again - sorry! Thursday and Friday were solid with training in Melbourne so I recorded Saturday and am pushing this out in the early hours of Sunday before going wakeboarding - is that work / life balance?