#AxisOfEasy 178: The Great Deplatforming

January 12, 2021

The SolarWinds shit-show keeps on shitting,
Singapore cops access COVID-19 tracing data for criminal investigations,
Use stupid passwords, win stupid prizes: ZyXel hardcodes backdoor, Nissan uses “admin” and more in Axis of Easy #178


#AxisOfEasy 177: Ding Dong The Flash Is Dead

January 5, 2021

Adobe Flash is finally dead, dead, dead,
Magecart found in Shopify, WooCommerce,
Christmas Morning bombing disrupts AT&T network and more in this week’s Axis of Easy #177


#AxisOfEasy 176: Anybody Who Hasn’t Been Hacked By STARBURST, Please Raise Your Hand

December 15, 2020

FireEye and US Treasuray Department hacked, Russia blamed
Solarwinds Hacked and was attack vector for all of the above and more
Google falls out of bed with Monday morning outage…check it out in Axis of Easy #176


#AxisOfEasy 175: Secrecy Around Top Canadian Cyber-Security Intelligence Officer Caught Spying For China

December 8, 2020

Secrecy around top Canadian cyber-security intelligence officer caught spying for China
S&P to launch crypto-currency indexes in 2021 as Niall Ferguson endorses Bitcoin (OOtc article) plus Salon #33: Ethereum 2.0 could be the scaffolding of the Network State.. and more in Axis of Easy #175


#AxisOfEasy 174: Drupal Deploys Emergency Fix For Critical Vulnerability

December 1, 2020

Last week, a report surfaced that Zoom had shut down the accounts of student survivors of the Tiananmen Square massacre who were meeting virtually to commemorate the June 4, 1989 event.What to do about fake news when the gatekeepers are worse …and more in AofE #145


#AxisOfEasy 173: Hackers Target Crypto Exchanges Via Their Domain Registrar

November 24, 2020

Hackers target crypto exchanges via their registrar
Vatican cries foul after pontiff “likes” racy pic on Instagram
Now available on the Internet: Music
and dont forget to check out the AxisOfEasy Salon #31: The Covid Episode




Mark E. Jeftovic

Mark is the co-founder of easyDNS and the editor-in-chief of #AxisOfEasy. He is the author of Managing Mission Critical Domains & DNS (Packt UK, 2018) and Unassailable: Protect Yourself from Deplatform Attacks & Cancel Culture. 


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