#AxisOfEasy 184: Governments Pushing Big Tech To Censor More

February 23, 2021

Facebook deplatforms Australia,
Silver Sparrow malware contains hooks for macOS,
The Bloomberg piece on Supermicro refuted by security analysts and more in Axis of Easy #184


#AxisOfEasy 183: Supermicro Hacked For Years, Big Tech Supply Chain Compromised By China

February 16, 2021

Supermicro hacked for years, supply chain compromised by China,
Typosquatting package names to penetrate companies,
New phishing attack encodes malicious URLs in Morse code and more in Axis of Easy # 183


#AxisOfEasy 182: Hackers Modify Chemical Levels In Town’s Drinking Water Supply

February 9, 2021

Hackers modify chemical levels in town’s drinking water supply,
German Ex-con’s brain wallet stumps cops from seizing his bitcoin,
DC Riot aftermath: tracked by smartphones, snitched on by banks while Youtube removes raw footage and more in Axis of Easy #182


#AxisOfEasy 181: Stop What You’re Doing: Patch Sudo Now Edition

February 2, 2021

Sudo’s Baron Samedit flaw allows local privilege escalation,
Data breach impacts nearly entire population of Brazil,
Netwalker ransomware dark web seized, charges laid and more in Axis of Easy #181


#AxisOfEasy 180: US Intelligence Bypasses Warrants Through Buying Data

January 26, 2021

DDoS-Guard forfeits IP space, including Parler’s,
DNSPooq: New DNS Cache poisoning kit,
Study “finds” that Canadians would trade free speech to purge hate speech and much more in Axis of Easy # 180


#AxisOfEasy 179: Coalition Of Cancelholics Sues Apple To Deplatform Telegram

January 19, 2021

World’s largest Dark Market shut down by German police,
Pop-up dark market selling Solar Winds source code,
Mimecast trust cert hacked in Microsoft supply chain hack and more in Axis of Easy 179




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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