January 27th, 2021

My tweets

  • Tue, 15:02: RT @jrimer2008: tech blog Did you get your windows update on? It should be good to go now: Did you get your patch tuesday on? Windows each…
  • Tue, 15:24: Cyber scoop Signal vows to fight blockage in Iran amid newfound popularity: The Iranian government appears to have blocked Signal usage in recent days amid a newfound surge in popularity. Signal users in Iran began reporting issues… https://t.co/0QbbSWvza3 Check it out! https://t.co/9AcMDsOmDM
  • Tue, 15:32: RT @jrimer2008: tech blog I’m behind on news, let’s start with some good news: Hi all, Let’s start with some good news to start the day on…
  • Tue, 18:41: The Source presents Preview of January 2021 meeting of Metro Board of Directors: The Metro Board of Directors meets for its first meeting of 2021 at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 3. The agenda is above. This page has links to all agenda items, too. As has… https://t.co/k9CAqXGR5c https://t.co/akzfwqFiC8
  • Tue, 19:49: Cyber scoop Mimecast confirms SolarWinds attackers breached security certificate, 'potentially exfiltrated' credentials: Email security firm Mimecast on Tuesday confirmed that the hackers behind the SolarWinds espionage campaign compromised… https://t.co/GCgvcfMeti Check it out! https://t.co/ayOOCWuFCh
  • Tue, 22:01: Cyber scoop Ransomware hackers launder bitcoin through just a handful of locations, researchers find: It’s starting to look like the ransomware industry is developing its own version of the 1%, where a small number of players enjoy most of… https://t.co/z6nfDsCEW5 Check it out! https://t.co/2LgBWNSjRG
  • Wed, 03:30: Cyber scoop Biden administration prepares for a different kind of Iranian cyber threat: As President Joe Biden wraps up his first week in the Oval Office, his national security team is still gearing up to face a myriad of looming digital… https://t.co/XQeXZiDWjF Check it out! https://t.co/FMv9EPNZX4
  • Wed, 07:21: Krebs on security International Action Targets Emotet Crimeware: Authorities across Europe on Tuesday said they'd seized control over Emotet, a prolific malware strain and cybercrime-as-service operation. Investigators say the action could help… https://t.co/3yIhrhqBnw https://t.co/4QcuN47QiE
  • Wed, 08:31: Cyber scoop Grindr faces fine of nearly $12 million in Norway for alleged privacy violations: Norway’s data protection agency is proposing a fine of $11.7 million against Grindr for the alleged improper sharing of users’ data to third-party… https://t.co/Ia9emZJkSB Check it out! https://t.co/togp7b4wYK
  • Wed, 11:41: Cyber scoop US, European police say they’ve disrupted the notorious Emotet botnet: U.S. and European law enforcement agencies said Wednesday they had seized control of the computing infrastructure used by Emotet, a botnet of infected… https://t.co/Qvyqyfze0R Check it out! https://t.co/tfLCmmsVCX