This episode of iMic logs brings you all the latest news and updates in the cyberspace that you would not want to miss! This episode covers news about the infamous Twitter hack, information on apps banned in India, along with a cybersecurity insight into the popular application, Face App. The speakers also cover recently released updates and patches from Microsoft, Apple, and Adobe.Tune in to the second episode of iMic logs with Yashithi and Dinendra for more! Speakers

iMic logs – Latest updates in the cyberspace is our brand new podcast series where we take you into the cybersecurity world by analyzing the major cybersecurity issues, and measurements taken by some companies to ensure the security of their products. In this episode of iMic logs, our speakers will cover you with the new zoom update, windows security issues, and firebase security issues.Tune in to the first-ever iMic logs episode with Sashika and Sumayya. Speakers Note – 1:50 – 1:55 should be corrected as around 4.8% of all mobile apps using Firebase which means around 4,300 apps leak sensitive information.

This episode of iMic brings you a comprehensive guide to ransomware, it’s impacts, diagnoses, and prevention.Mr. Damitha Shyamantha, the CTO of Autolendo – Fleet system, shared interesting facts on the background of ransomware, the origin story, and details of some of the biggest ransomware attacks the world has faced.In addition, the impacts of ransomware on an individual and an organization were discussed. This episode also addresses what preventive methods an individual or an organization can follow to be secure from ransomware. Speaker Show Notes 1.04 – What is a Ransomware? 1.25 – First recorded occurrence of a Ransomware attack. 2.26 – What are the biggest Ransomware attacks in history? 4.26 – How computers get attacked by Ransomware? 5.03 – Impacts of Ransomware on our computers. 6.38 – Impacts of Ransomware on an organization. 7.31 – How can an individual detect a Ransomware? 8.38 – How to detect a Ransomware on…

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The this episode of iMic features everything you need to know about Security related to Web application development. Mr. Dhanushka Chandana, Software engineer, lead at the Facebook developer circle Colombo and the third president of the UCSC ISACA Student Group, shares his expertise on this topic and also answers questions related to Web development received from our audience. This episode covers common security issues such as cross-site scripting, SQL injection, Denial of Service Attacks, and cross-site request forgery. In addition, this episode covers a wide range of topics such as security aspects in cloud computing, REST principles, and practices, techniques recommended for securing APIs and also answers general questions received from our listeners such as prerequisites a person should have in order to start learning web development, factors to take into consideration when selecting languages for development and many more. Speaker Show Notes 1.21 – Basic web security issues we…

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Tune in to the latest episode of iMic about the Future of undergraduates and internships in the post COVID world. This episode addresses many unanswered questions brought out by undergraduates relating to internships and career paths such as factors to consider when selecting an internship, how a person’s social media presence could affect their profile, the importance of being fluent in the English language, what skills and attitudes will recruiters look for in applicants, etc… In addition, this episode explores the changes in the cooperate environment with respect to the uncharted territories of COVID-19 and provides pointers for using this quarantine period to gain a competitive advantage. Speaker Show Notes 00.51 – Speaker introduction 01.30 – Importance of internship and how it will impact the future career. 03.49 – Guidelines that undergraduate should follow when choosing an internship in a company And what companies expect from them. 06.51 – Does…

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Welcome to the first episode of the official podcast of the UCSC ISACA Student Group, iMic. This episode includes insightful information on cybersecurity and cyberattacks covering a wide range of topics such as DDOS attacks, Phishing attacks, Scam messages, Malware, Password safety, Brute force attacks, Dictionary attacks, 2FA (two-factor authentication) and Social engineering attacks. In addition, things to consider when installing an app, when installing a browser extension, and also ways to check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach are also being discussed in this episode Speaker Show Notes 00.23 -> Intro about iMic and the guest speaker Mr.Dulmina Renuke 02.15 -> What is cybersecurity and cyber attacks 03.26 -> Types of cyber attacks 03.35 -> DOS/DDOS attacks 06.33 -> Phishing attacks 09.05 -> Scam messages 12.45 -> Malware 14.33 -> Password safety 15.47 -> Brute force attacks 16.02 -> Dictionary attacks 20.23…

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