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DigiCert, GitHub, & Black Panther – Application Security Weekly #7

March 7, 2018
In the news, DigiCert statement on Trustico certificate renovation, GitHub survived the biggest DDoS attack ever recorded, Black Panther inspired Disney to fund a STEM center in Oakland, & more on this episode of Application Security Weekly!

News

Bugs, Breaches, and More!
0.) New York is quietly working to prevent a major cyber attack that could bring down the financial system 1.) The Feds Can Now (Probably) Unlock Every iPhone Model In Existence 2.) DigiCert Statement on Trustico Certificate Revocation 3.) Critical Linux filesystem permissions are being changed by latest version of NPM 4.) “Killer text bomb” crashed iPhones, iPads, Macs, and Apple Watches 5.) 7900 Vulnerabilities Didn't Make It into the CVE Database in 2017
If you build it, they will come
0.) A problem Congress should solve 1.) Duo Announces an Open Source AWS Visualization Tool "CloudMapper" 2.) The Use of Counterfeit Code Signing Certificates Is on the Rise 3.) FTC warning users to do homework before using VPN apps 4.) Money Laundering Via Author Impersonation on Amazon? 5.) GitHub Survived the Biggest DDoS Attack Ever Recorded
Food for Thought
0.) ‘Black Panther’ Inspires Disney to Fund a STEM Center in Oakland 1.) Mark Cuban says studying philosophy may soon be worth more than computer science—here's why 2.) Single Page Apps with Vue.js and Flask 3.) How Exercise May Help the Memory Grow Stronger 4.) World's Biggest Data Breaches 5.) How to Suck At Information Security Full Show Notes [audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/aswaudio/DigiCert_GitHub__Black_Panther_-_Application_Security_Weekly_7_converted.mp3" ]
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