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Critical Symantec AV Flaws – Daily Security Byte EP. 282

Tavis Ormanday, a well-known security engineer for Google, disclosed a number of critical vulnerabilities in some of Symantec’s endpoint security products. If you use Symantec or Norton’s antivirus (AV), watch the video below to learn how bad these flaws are, and where to find the updates. You can also stick around to hear what I think about vulnerabilities in security products in general. 

(Episode Runtime: 7:13

Direct YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gWr_U2iH7-E

EPISODE REFERENCES:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

WatchGuard Security Week in Review: Episode 5

Lots of Patches, Big Nortel Breach, and More Anonymous Shenanigans

Are you ready for another week of software updates, Enterprise breaches, and hacktivist cyber-riots? If so, this week’s episode of WatchGuard Security Week in Review is hot off the NLE system. Watch it below, and tell us what you think in the comments section.

As usual, if you’d rather read then look at my ugly mug, see the Reference section below for links to all these stories. (Video Runtime: 8:50)

NOTE: Due to a rendering problem, the intro music is missing from this video. We will upload a corrected version shortly.

 

Episode References:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)

WatchGuard Security Week in Review: Episode 4

FBI Call Eavesdropping, Stolen Source Code, and Windows Patches

Phew! This was one busy week for security. There were at least four big breaches, many software security updates, and quite a few other security stories I didn’t have time to cover. Check out this week’s episode of WatchGuard Security Week in Review for the highlights.

If you’d rather read about these big security stories, see the Reference section below the video.

Finally, I’d love to hear from you. Let me know if there are stories I should have covered, if there are ways I can make these weekly highlights more useful, and also feel free to share this video and blog with your friends. (Video Runtime: 7:25)


Episode References:

— Corey Nachreiner, CISSP (@SecAdept)


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