Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Destructive Phishing Practices

from here and here

I wonder if the person who coined the term "botnet" considered how the average person would interpret it.

Practice Your Incident Response Procedures

Watch on YouTube

If a zoo can practice incident response, why can't your organization?

Monday, July 25, 2016

Someone's Got A Case Of The Monday Morning Ransomwares

from here and here

Considering how easy it would be for users to wipe out ransomware makers' business model, they really ought to start saying "Please".

Surveillance Cameras Can't "Watch Over" Everything

found on Fail Blog

The word surveillance comes from French and means 'watch over', but practically speaking there will always be things above whatever does the watching so there will always be things that are missed.

Friday, July 22, 2016

Toilet Paper Caper Goes Down The Drain

from here (source image)

I don't know what's funnier - the fact that someone actually tried to disguise themselves with toilet paper, or the fact that multiple people have tried to disguise themselves with toilet paper.

NSA's Plans To Spy On Him Were Foiled

found on Imgur

Now you too can use the counter-surveillance excuse when you want to pull this prank on someone.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Defense In Depth Fail

from here (source image)

If you can get past one padlock, chances are the other 3 aren't going to stop you. People add extra security layers thinking it makes things more secure, but if their equivalent to existing security layers they actually add nothing.