Cyber Weekly Roundup – March 24, 2017

1.) The Clever ‘DoubleAgent’ Attack Turns Antivirus Into Malware (March 23, 2017) https://www.wired.com/2017/03/clever-doubleagent-attack-turns-antivirus-malware/ Summary: Your antivirus software might come with some annoyances. It might slow your computer down, or pop up so many alerts that you can’t tell when something is actually wrong. But researchers have discovered a more sinister downside: A well-intentioned debugging tool […]

Cyber Weekly Roundup – March 9, 2017

1.) Here’s a new way to prevent cyberattacks on home devices (February 28, 2017) http://www.computerworld.com/article/3175507/security/here-s-a-new-way-to-prevent-cyberattacks-on-home-devices.html Summary: Dojo Labs will soon be releasing their centralized security management system with the intention of protecting consumer IoT devices from cybersecurity attacks and botnets looking to grow their numbers. The device works by connecting to the home’s WiFi connection […]