Critical Windows Vulnerability, Google Maps Data Risks, and Major Snowflake Breach!

Welcome to Episode 101 of The Daily Threat! In today’s episode, we dive deep into three major cybersecurity stories that you need to know about.

First, we uncover the details of a critical Windows privilege escalation vulnerability that could give attackers full control over your system. Learn how this attack works and the best practices to protect your business.

Next, we explore the privacy concerns surrounding Google Maps Timeline data storage on user devices. Find out how this data can be misused and what steps you can take to safeguard your information.

Finally, we discuss a significant data breach involving Snowflake, impacting companies like Advanced Auto Parts and LendingTree. Discover how this breach happened and the strategies to prevent similar incidents in your organization.

Story Links:

Wired on Microsoft Windows Privilege Escalation: https://www.wired.com/story/microsoft-windows-recall-privilege-escalation/
The Hacker News on Google Maps Timeline Data: https://thehackernews.com/2024/06/google-maps-timeline-data-to-be-stored.html
Wired on Snowflake Data Breach: https://www.wired.com/story/snowflake-breach-advanced-auto-parts-lendingtree/

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