Security daily (03-05-2020)

AWS IAM introduces updated policy defaults for IAM user passwords

To improve the default security for all AWS customers, we are adding a default password policy for AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) users in AWS accounts. This update will be made globally to the IAM service on August 3rd, 2020. You can implement this change today by creating an IAM password policy in your […] (AWS Security Blog)

Ghost blogging platform suffers security breach

Scary stuff as hackers exploit Salt vulnerability in attempt to mine cryptocurrency on breached blogging platform’s servers. (Graham Cluley)


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