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The CyberWire Daily Podcast 10.24.16
The Internet recovers from Friday's Mirai botnet's DDoS attacks on DNS provider Dyn, but users worry about the potential for worse to come. No attribution, but hacktivist Jester thinks he's (she's? they're) on the case, and signs point to Russia. (Russia cries out innocence and provocation.) Hal Martin's lawyer adumbrates his client's defense in the case of the Top Secret Collector's Collection of Top Secret documents.
In today's podcast we hear about how, while the Internet has recovered from Friday's DDoS attacks on DNS provider Dyn, its users are suffering a significant hangover. No attribution, but the Jester thinks he's (she's? they're) on the case. Observers see significant potential for more damaging IoT-based attacks to come. Virginia Tech's Dr. Charles Clancy weighs in on quantum computers and encryption. And Hal Martin's lawyer adumbrates his client's defense in the case of the Top Secret Collector's Collection of Top Secret documents.
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