Posted Date: 25 Oct 2012
Effective Date: 25 Oct 2012
This week, NUIT's Senior Data Security Analyst, Roger Safian, discusses information security issues of concern to the NU community, including:
- Potential vulnerabilities with Google Drive
- Tampering with Barnes and Noble PIN pad devices, including at the Evanston location
- Improved security for Adobe products
Links mentioned in this session are available below in Additional Information. Listen now.
The Information Security News podcast series, hosted by Senior Data Security Analyst Roger Safian, provides the Northwestern University community with timely information security issues and tips for a more secure computing experience.
The Information Security News series is a complement to the NUIT to Go series, which focuses on current and upcoming information technology services, initiatives, and support. Have a topic you'd like to suggest? Contact NUIT Communications.
- Wireless meters tell snoopers when you are not home
- Hackers get 10 months to pwn victims with 0-
- Google Drive opens backdoor to Google accounts
- Barnes & Noble Detects Tampering with PIN Pad Devices at Stores
- Experts develop malware that's capable of bypassing antivirus solutions
- Security beefed up in new Adobe Reader, Acrobat
- SafeGmail Is a Simple Way to Encrypt Messages in Gmail
- Amazon Allegedly Deletes Customer's Kindle; Incident Triggers Discussion About Ebooks, DRM
- ISPs Will Start Anti-Piracy Alert System Next
- Should Industry Face More Cybersecurity Mandates?
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Last Updated: 26 October 2012