This post represents a regular Cybersecurity Newsletter issue, available at the dedicated subscribe page.
This time, we are between August 5 and 11 with the best articles, blog posts, and preprints.
The 8chan controversy, Cloudflare and everything else:
Initial Cloudflare statement: https://new.blog.cloudflare.
Additional stories on the outage: https://arstechnica.com/
An IoT intrusion path found by Microsoft: https://msrc-blog.microsoft.
Qualcomm chips vulnerabilities described at the Tencent blog: https://blade.tencent.com/en/
KDE run into a bit of an issue last week: https://gist.
A great story from StackOverflow developer on how they cache things: https://nickcraver.com/blog/
Reuters on UN report, stating that North Korea profits from cyberattacks: https://www.reuters.com/
Electron-based apps compromised: https://arstechnica.com/
The "warshipping" hacking technique by X-Force Red: https://techcrunch.com/2019/
Bypassing authentication trojan, targeting China: https://www.fortinet.com/blog/
Black Hat 2019 brought a bunch of terrific stories last week, here's one of them: https://research.checkpoint.
HTTP Desync Attacks, from DEF CON https://portswigger.net/blog/
LAN-based Blind SSRF Attack Primitive for Windows: https://initblog.com/2019/
Another one DEF CON story: https://shenaniganslabs.io/
New AMD server processors found big customers: https://cloud.google.com/blog/
RIPE Labs analysis of CDN Performance: https://labs.ripe.net/Members/
Encrypted DSLR camera: https://research.checkpoint.
Coinbase story of responding to 0-days in the wild: https://blog.coinbase.com/
Eclypsium found dozens of security flaws in kernel drivers: https://eclypsium.com/2019/08/
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