TrustedSec Podcast Episode 3.4 – Yahoo! Siri “helpful” as Ever, and Vigilante Networking!

Welcome to the Trusted Security Podcast – a podcast dedicated to bringing the latest news on information security and the industry. This episode features the following members: Geoff Walton, Rob Simon, Justin Bollinger, and Alex Hammerstone

 

Title: Yahoo to pay $50M, Other Coasts for Massive Security Breach

URL: https://abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory/yahoo-pay-50m-costs-massive-security-breach-58693643

Author: Michael Liedtke

 

Title: New iPhone Bug Gives Anyone Access to Your Private Photos

URL: https://thehackernews.com/2018/10/iphone-lock-passcode-bypass.html

Author: Mohit Kumar

 

Title: A mysterious grey-hat is patching people’s outdated MikroTik routers

URL: https://www.zdnet.com/article/a-mysterious-grey-hat-is-patching-peoples-outdated-mikrotik-routers/

Author: Catalin Cimpanu

 

Tool Time

URL: https://blog.netspi.com/exploiting-adidns/

 

Books:

Kingpin: How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground

Geoff Walton

Author: Geoff Walton

Geoff Walton is a Senior Security Consultant for Cleveland-based TrustedSec. He joined TrustedSec’s founder, David Kennedy, after years of working in information security. Geoff’s expertise in pen testing, network security, and software analysis comes from over ten years experience in a variety of information technology roles including software development, network operations, and information security specific functions; Geoff brings a broad vision to assessments and penetration test engagements. Geoff has been part of diverse IT teams at organizations both large and small. He has experience across several industries including retail, professional services, and manufacturing. Geoff has experience in performing static code analysis of mainframe code base to including Cobol. Geoff holds a degree in Information Science (cum Laude) from Baldwin Wallace College. Professionally Geoff has had an active role in developing information Security practices and has been responsible for network operations and security architecture throughout his career.