SN 776: A Tale of Two Counterfeits - Twitter Hack, Cloudflare Outage, Zoom's Vanity URL Flaw

published 2 months ago

Here's how Twitter was hacked. How can we prevent the next Twitter hack?Cloudflare outage takes out huge swath of American internet, including Down Detector. All internet got sent to Atlanta.Zoom's vanity URL flaw: when is a "zero day" not a zero day?Not all VPNs are created equal.Apple updated its iOS and macOS with a handful of useful security patches.SigRed: "This is not just another vulnerability."And speaking of last week's July Patch Tuesday..."Firefox Send" is still not receiving.A tale of two counterfeits.We invite you to read our show notes at Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte Download or subscribe to this show at . You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Sponsors: WWT.COM/TWIT OpenShift.com/SecurityNow Wasabi.com offer code SECURITYNOW

more episodes from Security Now