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We all think it, but now we know it. The guys discuss statistical evidence that supports employees are a weak link in healthcare cybersecurity defenses. Also attackers have discovered that they can unleash unprecedented Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks using open memcached servers. The guys cover both these topics and dive into how the FBI has been using the Geek Squad to identify illegal content and report them. Is this a warrantless search and in violation of the 4th Amendment?

Show Notes

Resources:

Losing Cybersecurity Culture War: https://newsroom.accenture.com/news/one-in-five-health-employees-willing-to-sell-confidential-data-to-unauthorized-parties-accenture-survey-finds.htm

DDoS Memcache: https://www.wired.com/story/github-ddos-memcached/ https://www.corero.com/company/newsroom/press-releases/corero-network-security-discovers-memcached-ddos-attack-kill-switch-and-also-reveals-memcached-exploit-can-be-used-to-steal-or-corrupt-data/

Deputizing Geek Squad: https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/03/geek-squads-relationship-fbi-cozier-we-thought

One Cool Things

Oculus Rift Fail:Β https://www.polygon.com/2018/3/7/17091938/oculus-runtime-error-outage-rift-vr-facebook

Zero Trust Network:Β http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920052265.do

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