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Merry Christmas, Happy New Year everyone!
May your holidays be filled with joy, love and family. From Michael, James and myself we wish you the very best and a healthy, prosperous and fulfilling 2017.
We will be back in 2017 with another great DtSR Episode... but before we go - here's one last NewsCast for 2016.
Yahoo - setting records again - biggest hack ever
- It happened again: Yahoo says 1 billion user accounts stolen in what could be biggest hack ever
- 1 billion accounts.. But 1 billion users? Probably not
- It was 2013… does it even matter?
- Bigger issue - secret questions/answers can't be changed easily (if you're honest, which you shouldn't be)
- What about the integrity of the Yahoo! brand?
Netgear Routers - Simple fix, Difficult fix
- As with most devices that weren’t designed to be updated…
- The software fix (firmware) is quite easy according to Netgear
- Problem is … how to get users to install it
Microsoft Patches dangerous backdoor in skype for Mac OSX
- Issue on Mac only
- Use of an unused or outdated API that provided access
Flash being relegated by MS’s Edge browser… is it time?
- So many vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash, exploitable
- Chrome already has click-to-run
- Next version of Edge will do click-to-run
- Should we just nuke Flash? Isn’t HTML5 prime-time already?
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