Another day another Microsoft Zero Day patch

Best get on this one and get it patched ASAP

https://thehackernews.com/2021/09/microsoft-releases-patch-for-actively.html



Disable Alexa all of the time really

California Bar is telling attorneys to disable their ALEXA when working from home. The item is always listening.

https://www.reuters.com/legal/legalindustry/calif-bar-attorneys-disable-alexa-when-working-home-2021-08-13/



New Chinese Spyware Being Used in Widespread Cyber Espionage Attacks

https://thehackernews.com/2021/08/new-chinese-spyware-being-used-in.html

Looks like more bad is spreading today. China eventually will be blocked from everything. In fact I think they should be blocked already.



The NGOs are the Virus – Pegasus

You may have this on your phone, and it is scary. Read the whole thing?

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/jul/18/revealed-leak-uncovers-global-abuse-of-cyber-surveillance-weapon-nso-group-pegasus



Targeting SolarWinds Serv-U

https://thehackernews.com/2021/07/chinese-hackers-exploit-latest.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheHackersNews+%28The+Hackers+News+-+Cyber+Security+Blog%29&_m=3n.009a.2526.fv0ao43y03.1log

Chinese Hackers Exploit Latest SolarWinds 0-Day to Target U.S. Defense Firms



Hackers Use New Trick to Disable Macro Security Warnings in Malicious Office Files

https://thehackernews.com/2021/07/hackers-use-new-trick-to-disable-macro.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheHackersNews+%28The+Hackers+News+-+Cyber+Security+Blog%29&_m=3n.009a.2523.fv0ao43y03.1llm



Morgan Stanley reports data breach after vendor Accellion hack

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/morgan-stanley-reports-data-breach-after-vendor-accellion-hack/



AI and the IoT items in your house

A very interesting article. Comments are great too. Those little spy cameras in all of you home automation stuff are NOT YOUR FRIENDS. Cover them with nail polish or tape. Jab a pin through the mics or clip them off or fill with something to eliminate the ability to hear what is said in your home. Alexa and Siri are also spying on you.

https://www.antipope.org/charlie/blog-static/2021/03/lying-to-the-ghost-in-the-mach.html



The TikTok is still toxic

https://hotair.com/john-s-2/2021/06/30/all-of-tiktoks-data-is-available-to-chinese-parent-company-and-thus-to-the-ccp-n399852



The National Guard Just Simulated A Cyberattack That Brought Down Utilities Nationwide

Yeah it is a real issue, IoT and Cybersecurity need to be enhanced with a lot of groups, and companies. This is part of the job now folks.

https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/41243/the-national-guard-just-simulated-a-cyberattack-that-brought-down-utilities-nationwide