The CyberWire Daily Briefing 06.23.15
Today's issue includes events affecting African Union, Australia, Canada, China, Germany, Iran, Israel, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritania, Morocco, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, and and Vanuatu.
The CyberWire will be covering SINET's Innovation Summit in New York this Thursday. We'll live-tweet the proceedings and devote at least one special issue to the conference.
Cyber Attacks, Threats, and Vulnerabilities
The Malware Economy (Heimdal Security) With more and more activity happening within the hacking industry and the malware market, you might wonder: How can it scale so much and where does it end?
Security Patches, Mitigations, and Software Updates
Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player (Adobe Security Bulletin) Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. These updates address a critical vulnerability (CVE-2015-3113) that could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system
Design and Innovation
Barclays partners with bitcoin tech vendor Safello on proof of concept (FierceFinanceIT) Barclays has reportedly signed a proof of concept with European bitcoin retailer Safello aimed at working together to explore how blockchain technologies could be used in the financial sector. The partnership came after Safello completed participation in Barclays' 13-week accelerator program