Researcher Demonstrates 4 New Variants of HTTP Request Smuggling Attack – Tempemail

A new research has identified four new variants of HTTP request smuggling attacks that work against various commercial off-the-shelf web servers and HTTP proxy servers. Amit Klein, VP of Security Research at SafeBreach who presented the findings today at the Black Hat security conference, said that the attacks highlight how Continue Reading

Huawei to request UK to delay 5G network removal – Telco/ISP- Tempemail

China’s Huawei Technologies has requested a meeting with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to work out a deal to delay its potential removal from the country’s 5G phone network, the UK’s Sunday Times newspaper reported. The Chinese telecoms equipment maker is seeking to delay its removal from the from the Continue Reading

Home Affairs led early contact tracing app work at DTA’s request – Strategy – Software- Tempemail

Initial development work for the government’s contract tracing app was undertaken by the Department of Home Affairs at the request of the Digital Transformation Agency, a senate inquiry has heard. Home Affairs secretary Mike Pezzullo told the inquiry probing the government’s COVID-19 response that the DTA had asked the department Continue Reading

Key Pentagon official to resign at Trump’s request amid Huawei trade spat – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

A key Pentagon official said on Wednesday he would leave his post at President Donald Trump’s request, according to a copy of his resignation letter seen by Reuters, after a battle between government agencies over a bid to crack down on exports to China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd. John Rood, Continue Reading

Server-Side Request Forgery – SSRF Security Testing- Tempemail

Server-Side Request Forgery, SSRF for short, is a vulnerability class that describes the behavior of a server making a request that’s under the attacker’s control. This post will go over the impact, how to test for it, the potential pivots, defeating mitigations, and caveats. Before diving into the impact of Continue Reading

Phoenix-based iPhone users can now request a robo-taxi ride with Waymo’s new iOS app

Why it matters: Self-driving car company and Alphabet subsidiary Waymo has been making steady strides with its driverless taxi service over the past couple of years. The taxi service, now known as “Waymo One,” began invite-only beta testing in Phoenix, Arizona exactly one year ago, but the userbase has been Continue Reading

Police can request Ring videos up to 45 days old and keep them indefinitely

WTF?! The relationship between Amazon’s Ring division and law enforcement is already a contentious issue, and it’s about to get more controversial. The retail giant has admitted that police can ask users for videos up to 45 days old and 12 hours long, keep them forever, and share them with Continue Reading