Sanctions Against Russia and Belarus Affect Bug HuntersAlso: Data Breach Do's and Don'ts; the Path to Passwordless
The latest edition of the ISMG Security Report features an analysis of how sanctions levied against Russia and Belarus for the invasion of Ukraine are affecting security researchers in those countries who participate in bug bounty programs. It also examines lessons to be learned from data breaches and developments in passwordless authentication.
In this report, you'll hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- ISMG's Jeremy Kirk investigate the plight of security researchers based in Russia and Belarus who earn income from bug bounty programs and may not get paid for their work until the sanctions that were levied against those countries for the invasion of Ukraine have been lifted;
- ISMG's Mathew Schwartz offer lessons learned from past data breaches to help organizations better protect themselves;
- Jeremy Grant of Venable consider how far we are from a passwordless future.
The ISMG Security Report appears weekly on this and other ISMG websites. Don't miss the March 3 and March 10 editions, which respectively discuss why we have not yet seen Russia launch full-scale cyberattacks in Ukraine and how President Biden's tech package seeks Ukraine aid.