Security In Five

Drew Koenig

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Security In 5 brings you security news, tips and opinions on information IT and general security in about five minutes. Straight and to the point information in a timeframe you can easily listen to in one sitting. Whether you are a security professional or someone that wants to keep personal data safe this podcast will cover everyone.

Be aware, be safe, welcome to Security In 5.

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1251 episodes

Episode 1250 - Cisco Hacked With MFA Fatigue

First a big thank you to the feedback from Episode 1249. This episode talks about the recent Cisco breach and the MFA Fatigue method that let the hackers in their network. Be aware, be safe. Support the show and get access to behind-the-scenes content as a patron - https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Mighty Mackenzie - https://www.facebook.com/mightymackie Where you can find Security In Five - https://linktr.ee/binaryblogger Email - bblogger@protonmail.com  

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Aug 15
Episode 1249 - Podcast Update, Behind The Scenes Challenges

This episode talks about the show and behind-the-scenes challenges coming up as well as looking for the next level for the show through supporters like you https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Mighty Mackenzie - https://www.facebook.com/mightymackie Be aware, be safe. Where you can find Security In Five - https://linktr.ee/binaryblogger =========================== Support the show and get access to behind-the-scenes content as a patron - https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Mighty Mackenzie - https://www.facebook.com/mightymackie Email - bblogger@protonmail.com  

11m
Aug 12
Episode 1248 - DuckDuckGo Responds To Web Backlash, Blocks Microsoft Trackers

DuckDuckGo was in some hot water recently for being exposed that they weren't blocking all of Microsoft ad trackers. Since then they have changed their approach and will start blocking all of them. This episode talks about this. Source - https://www.theverge.com/2022/8/5/23292280/duckduckgo-microsoft-third-party-ad-tracker-script-blocking Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

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Aug 11
Episode 1247 - Twilio Hit By Phishing Attack

Twilio confirmed recently they were a victim of a SMS phishing attack. This attack led to customer data being accessed after a few employees were tricked into entering credentials into a hacker-controlled fake website. This epsiode talks about how it happened and the things you can do to slow down or prevent these types of attacks. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Aug 10
Episode 1246 - Google Hit With Lawsuit For Bait And Switch For Free Adopters Of GSuite

Google has been served a class action lawsuit for a bait and switch type move with Google Workspace early adopters. This episode talks about what the lawsuit it and rants about it because your host is one of the early adopters. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Aug 09
Episode 1245 - Many Organizations Exposing Unnecessary Ports And Protocols, Learn To Scan Yourself

A recent study by a firm called ExtraHop revealed that over 60% of IT environments analyzed has SSH ports exposed. Additional research shows that many less than secure ports and protocols are left open, allowing more vectors for attackers to probe. This episode breaks down what those were and how you can get a handle on these in your environment. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Aug 08
Episode 1244 - Top Malware Strains Of 2021

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) released a report of the top malware strains of 2021. This episode talks about what reports like this are valuable to your continuing education as a cybersecurity professional. Source - https://www.cisa.gov/uscert/ncas/alerts/aa22-216a Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Aug 04
Episode 1243 - New Study Shows Office Macros Are Leading Ransomware Delivery Methods

New research shows that almost 90% of ransomware delivery is done through office macros. This ties into the move by Microsoft to block all macros by default in their Office products. This episode breaks it down. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Aug 03
Epsiode 1242 - Thousands Of Apps Leaking API Details Proving Developers Are Bad At Security

Security researchers have discovered thousands of mobile apps that are leaking API keys. This episode talks about how this is more of a problem than this shows and why it's happening. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

8m
Aug 02
Episode 1241 - New Phishing Campaign Scares Users With A Countdown Clock

Phishing campaigns and attacks are constantly changing. A new credential stealing phishing campaign has been spotted in the wild. This episode talks about what it is and how you can help protect against it. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com  

5m
Aug 01
Episode 1240 - Security In Five Podcast Updates, I Joined The Cloud Security Alliance Of MN

This episode talks about some exciting news for the Security In Five and your host's new roles.  Cloud Security Alliance of MN - https://www.csamn.com/ Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five or become a patron https://www.patreon.com/SecurityInFive Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Jul 29
Episode 1239 - NIST Releases New Implementation Guide For HIPAA

The HIPAA Security Rule is a supportive rule to HIPAA focused on more of the technical security aspects of the privacy rule. NIST released an updated draft of a guide to help people understand and implement controls for the security rule. Source - https://nvlpubs.nist.gov/nistpubs/SpecialPublications/NIST.SP.800-66r2.ipd.pdf Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 28
Episode 1238 - Benefits Of Using A VPN

A Virtual Private Network (VPN) should be part of your personal security practice. This episode talks about the additional benefits you can get by regularly using one. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

8m
Jul 27
Episode 1237 - How To Keep Yourself Safe And Secure If You Win The Lottery

One of the biggest lottery jackpots is drawn tonight. This episode talks about some of the things you should do to protect your privacy if you win. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Jul 26
Episode 1236 - The Top Brand Most Faked In Phishing Campaigns For 2022

Phishing attacks use commonly known companies and brands to help trick you into falling for them. This episode talks about a study that reveals the most used brand of 2022 for phishing attacks. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 25
Episode 1235 - Microsoft Blocking Office Macros Starting July 27

Microsoft announced that next week in Office app for Windows they will block office macros by default. This episode talks about what these macros are and why this move will help protect users. Source - https://docs.microsoft.com/en-gb/DeployOffice/security/internet-macros-blocked Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

5m
Jul 22
Episode 1234 - Apple Has A Personal Safety Guide For Apple Devices

Apple has a very good online, and PDF download, Privacy User Guide for Apple Devices. This episode talks about what is covered in the guide and why you should read it. Source - https://support.apple.com/guide/personal-safety/intro-to-review-and-take-action-ipse14bfadaf/1.0/web/1.0 Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

5m
Jul 20
Episode 1233 - Cybercrime Is Feeling The Crash Of Crypto

The cryptocurrency market crash has lost over 1 Trillion in value over the last year. This has caused ripples across the world and the cybercrime networks are feeling the impact like everyone else. This episode talks about how they are reacting and what researchers are seeing. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

5m
Jul 19
Episode 1232 - Instagram To Get Amber Alerts, Social Media Becoming Mainstream

Instagram announced that the platform will start receiving and displaying Amber Alerts to users. This episode talks about how users will get these alerts and the shift that social media is going through by making this type of move. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 18
Episode 1230 - Callback Phishing Scams, What Are They

Phishing comes in many forms and one style is growing in use. Callback phishing is exactly what the name states. The scammers want you to call them back in order to get you to trust them to download malware. This episode talks about this and how you can improve your security awareness programs to help educate to identify these attacks. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 14
Episode 1229 - The Oregon Trail Steptracker, Immersive Gaming

The Oregon Trail was released in a remastered format in the Apple Arcade. Now there is a new companion app for the Apple Watch that will let you walk the trail. This episode talks about the immersive gaming with your activity. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 13
Episode 1228 - The Dark Side Of Digital Ownership Starting To Come To Light

Owning media in a digital format saves space, is easy to buy, and easy to use. However, do you really own it? This episode talks about the dark side of digital media and how you can lose it; there's nothing you can do about it. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

8m
Jul 12
Episode 1228 - Man Sold $1 Billion In Fake Cisco Hardware Over Several Years

A Florida was indicted by a grand jury for selling $1 Billion in counterfeit Cisco devices over 8 years. This episode talks about the crimes, how the devices were made and what you need to think about with your devices sitting in your datacenters. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jul 12
Episode 1227 - Apple Announces New Lockdown Mode For iOS16

Apple announced a new significant security feature coming in iOS16 called Lockdown Mode. This episode talks about the details and who this feature is meant for. Be aware, be safe. Check out -> Uploading Podcast - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/uploading-podcast/id1600967731 *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Jul 07
Episode 1226 - Hackers Using Deepfakes To Infiltrate Businesses Through Remote Jobs

A warning from the FBI states hackers are using deepfake technology to gain access to remote jobs and hack businesses. This episode talks about the details. FBI Warning - https://www.ic3.gov/Media/Y2022/PSA220628 Uploading Podcast Show - https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/uploading-podcast/id1600967731 Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com  

6m
Jul 06
Episode 1225 - IoT Strikes Again - Hacking Your Hot Tubs

Internet of Things Strikes Again! This time your hot tubs were exposed to data leaks and hackers taking control of your hot tubs. This episode talks about the details and why you need to be careful of the IoT craze. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

5m
Jul 05
Episode 1224 - Phishing Attacks Using Face Voicemail Alerts On The Upswing

Phishing is always going to be a problem. A old but still popular form is making the rounds again. This episode talks about the 'you have a voicemail' phish and how to avoid it. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

6m
Jun 29
Episode 1223 - CafePress Fined $500,000 For Breach, What Security Gaps Did They Have

CafePress suffered a breach in 2019 where 23 million users' records were leaked. The FTC has now fined them $500,000 for that breach. This episode talk about the breach and what security gaps were discovered in the company and what they were ordered to fix. Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

5m
Jun 28
Episode 1222 - I Need The Internet's Help - The Mystery Hidden Figure

I have a mystery and need the Internet's help to solve. This episode talks about my little bizarre experience this past weekend and what I found inside a lawn ornament. Blog Post With The Photos - https://securityinfive.com/the-mystery-of-the-hidden-figure/ Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

7m
Jun 27
Episode 1221 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - ID Ransomware

This week's tools, tips and tricks is a site to help you identify what kind of ransomware hit your files. ID Ransomware is a resource that may help you identify and maybe give you a path to decrypt your files if you get hit. Source - https://id-ransomware.malwarehunterteam.com/ Be aware, be safe. *** Support the podcast with a cup of coffee *** - Ko-Fi Security In Five Don't forget to subscribe to the Security In Five Newsletter. —————— Where you can find Security In Five —————— Security In Five Reddit Channel r/SecurityInFive Podcast RSS Twitter @binaryblogger https://www.twitter.com/binaryblogger YouTube, Stitcher Email - bblogger@protonmail.com

3m
Jun 24