Airline Hacks, MicroTik Bug, & WordPress – Application Security Weekly #37

October 31, 2018
Millions of passengers affected by Cathay Pacific Airline Hack, China has been hijacking the internet backbone of Western countries, how proficient are developers at fixing Application Security flaws, WordPress team working to wipe-out older versions from existence on the Internet, MicroTik Router Bug is as bad as it gets, and more!

News

Bugs, Breaches, and More!
1.) Millions of Passengers affected by Cathay Pacific Airline Hack 2.) Exploit in WebEx leads to System-level privileges 3.) MicroTik Router Bug is as Bad as it Gets Thankfully there's a vigilante out there patching these things!
If you Build It, They Will Come
1.) China has been hijacking the internet backbone of Western countries 2.) How proficient are Developers at fixing Application Security flaws? 3.) WordPress team working to wipe-out older versions from Existence on the Internet
Learning & Tools
1.) Exploit Development - Buffer Overflows 2.) GitHub Actions are Awesome! 3.) ThreatPlaybook
Food for Thought
1.) Resilient Engineering: Have you tried turning it off and on again? 2.) From Dev to InfoSec - Part 2 3.) CommitStrip: How to Win a Coding Battle Full Show Notes Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/securityweekly [audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/sw-all/Airline_Hacks_MicroTik_Bug__WordPress_-_Application_Security_Weekly_37_converted.mp3" ]
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