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2017-10-09 | GCHQ and NCSC, PureVPN’s FBI assist, and Flickr mass upload bug
Monday, October 9
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A lot happened over the past 2-weeks…Deloitte was breached, Showtime mining crypto coins, 702 has more than one meaning, The Chamber of Commerce (yep) has a cybersecurity summit and said cyber crime costs $450B per year, that high Sierra rarified bug air, but do update, please. Over The Air - Vol. 2 was published by Project Zero, Shopify paid a $20K bounty, Whole Foods was breached, Equifax’s former CEO blamed an IT worker for failing to patch - classy. Bloomberg said it was China (re: Equifax), my oh my yahoo, U.S. Senators want the DHS to have a bug bounty program, Senator Ron Wyden says SSA needs U2F, and the NSA was breached by Russian hackers.
GCHQ’s Director writes about the marriage between NCSC and GCHQ
FBI gets an assist from PureVPN to arrest cyberstalker
Exposed API-key allows to control nightly builds of firmwares (█████████ & ████████) [9 upvotes] - $1,250 bounty for this report to Ubiquiti Networks by @tripwire.
Subdomain Takeover via Unclaimed WordPress site [27 upvotes] - $250 bounty for this report to Snapchat by @ysx.
You can see all the latest and greatest disclosures and bounties on www.hackerone.com/hacktivity
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