Sun.Aug 18, 2019

Bluetana App allows detecting Bluetooth card skimmers in just 3 seconds

Security Affairs

Bluetana App allows detecting Bluetooth card skimmers installed at the gas pumps to steal customers’ credit and debit card information in just 3 seconds on average.

Paper 112

A Brief History of Vanity License Plates Gone Wrong

WIRED Threat Level

The stories might sound unbelievable, but they’re all real—and a cautionary tale for anyone who wants to get clever at the DMV. Security Security / Security News

Intel addresses High-Severity flaws in NUC Firmware and other tools

Security Affairs

Intel released security updates to address high-severity vulnerabilities in NUC firmware, the Processor Identification Utility, and the Computing Improvement Program.

Tools 107

Manchester City face calls to reconsider facial recognition tech

The Guardian Data Protection

Campaigners say decision to grant fans access by facial scan ‘intrusive’ and ‘disturbing’ Manchester City have been cautioned against the introduction of facial recognition technology, which a civil rights group says would risk “normalising a mass surveillance tool”.

Contact Center Cloud Migration Done Right

Speaker: Sheila McGee-Smith, Founder and Principal Analyst, McGee-Smith Analytics

Many companies are in the midst of migrating their contact center to the cloud. Understanding how best to execute the transition of premises to cloud is part of that process. Join contact center industry analyst and No Jitter blogger Sheila McGee-Smith as she discussed tried and true best practices for avoiding the potential pitfalls of CX migration.

At least 23 Texas local governments targeted by coordinated ransomware attacks

Security Affairs

At least 23 local governments were impacted by a wave of ransomware attacks that according to the experts are the result of a coordinated effort. Texas is the victim of an ongoing wave of ransomware attacks that are targeting local governments.

More Trending

Galaxy S10 is the first 5G phone that can be used by US DoD

Security Affairs

Samsung announced that the Galaxy S10, the Galaxy S9, and Galaxy Note 9 have obtained the Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) approval.

Welcome to ILTACON 2019!: eDiscovery Trends

eDiscovery Daily

The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) annual educational conference of 2019 (known as ILTACON) kicked off yesterday with several networking events, and begins in earnest today with the first day of sessions. As always, eDiscovery Daily will once again be covering the show.

Security Affairs newsletter Round 227

Security Affairs

A new round of the weekly newsletter arrived! The best news of the week with Security Affairs. Hi folk, let me inform you that I suspended the newsletter service, anyway I’ll continue to provide you a list of published posts every week through the blog. Once again thank you!