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2018-06-05 | Filedescriptor’s RPO XSS on Google, the Riskiest US states for cybercrime, and Calm App’s soothing GDPR meditations
Tuesday, June 5
“72 percent of residents in Florida, Wyoming, Montana, New Mexico, and Illinois said they share their passwords with others”. Webroot published survey results on the riskiest states for cybercrime in America .
TWEET OF THE DAY
How to make $80k in one day: Blockchain bugs. - @jon_bottarini
OTHER ARTICLES WE’RE READING
A coalition of groups including Verified Voting and Common Cause published a new toolkit for local election officials to follow on securing voting machines. Paper, people! Paper ballots are the new new.
Ticketfly breach affected 26 million users reports Motherboard, citing research by Troy Hunt.
Filedescriptor’s RPO XSS on Google write up (see the end of the writeup for additional recommended reading on RPO exploitation techniques)
Meditation app Calm soothes you with audio highlights from the GDPR legislation
The NSA just released security posters from the 1950s and 1960s and they’re beyond amazing.
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