Category: In The Weeds

  • In The Weeds: Weekly Info-Sec Round Up 10-25-17

    Ouch. We’ve had 10 inches of rain in the last week here in Twin Peaks. I’m looking forward to sunshine tomorrow. First off, I spent part of the rainy day today filling out my voter’s ballot. In King County, where my vote counts, our ballots had this little tear off dealio. It gave a QR…

  • In The Weeds: Weekly InfoSec Round-Up 10-18-17

    Yeah, I get it. I haven’t been consistent. I am trying. But, I got absolutely railroaded by a horrible, horrible illness. You don’t care and that’s okay, just that’s why I’ve been missing. But I’ve been reading, tweeting, and logging hours and hours in InfoSec training. I’ve also been learning how to play the N64,…

  • In The Weeds: InfoSec Round-Up September 20, 2017

    Holy Moly, it seems like I’ve done nothing this week but read about new vulnerabilities and hack attempts and general InfoSec mayhem. While many are at #DerbyCon this week, I’m over here in Twin Peaks just trying to keep up with what I need to learn and remembering what I’ve already learned. I can see…

  • In The Weeds: InfoSec Round-Up September 15, 2017

    Sorry this is late, but between the volume of InfoSec news this week and the sadness of our pooch dying…well, better late than never.  I really hate when a story, say like MR. ROBOT, becomes more true to life than fiction, but, yes, folks, “our democracy has been hacked.”Yet another trove of sensitive US voter…

  • In The Weeds: Weekly InfoSec Round-Up 9-6-17

    Back to school and back to a weekly schedule of In The Weeds. Thanks for sticking around and helping this InfoSec Noob learn more. If you’ve got an android phone, here’s something you need to be aware of: FUR FLIES OVER ANDROID BOOTLOADER FLAWS… I’ve been spending some time learning all the players in security.…