Security Now with Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

Dec 29th 2020

Security Now 799

Sunburst & Supernova

Ransomware Task Force, Chrome 87, Firefox Caches, Preserving Flash Video

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Ransomware Task Force, Chrome 87, Firefox caches, preserving Flash video.

  • Chrome 87 backs away from Insecure Form Warnings.
  • Firefox to begin partitioning its caches.
  • Browsers say no to Kazakhstan again.
  • Announcing the RTF - The Ransomware Task Force.
  • 5 million WordPress sites in critical danger.
  • Treck's TCP/IO stack strikes again!
  • Preserving Flash content online.
  • SpinRite: ReadSpeed is ready!
  • InitDisk is at release 5.
  • Numerous updates on SolarWind, Sunburst, and Supernova.

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