The Daily Beast runs overviews of ISIS recruiting and operational planning, with enough on the group's information operations to be of interest to this community.
A side-channel attack (difficult but not impossible to execute) is demonstrated to be capable of stealing 2048-bit RSA encryption keys stored in Amazon's EC2 cloud.
Researchers report finding Trojanized firmware pre-installed in the Russian-manufactured Oysters T104 HVi 3G Android tablet. (The device is sold mostly in Russia, but is also distributed by a large German retailer.)
More adult sites show signs of malvertising infestation.
Successful phishing compromises high-school students' records in Oldham County, Kentucky.
VeraCrypt patches two TrueCrypt flaws.
The insurance sector continues to look for, and find, poorly understood cyber risks — now the risks 3-D printing brings to an enterprise. Insurers also look for ways of estimating the exposure of clients in the hospitality sector to losses from cyber attack.
The emerging consensus on the Sino-American cyber agreement is that it's unlikely to restrain states or their proxies, but that on balance its confidence-building measures add up to a net positive.
Trend: dimwitted crooks self-incriminate with selfies.