Election, infrastructure hacks in US, Russia. Advice on Black Hat.
In today’s podcast we hear about Russian reports of an APT active against military, scientific, defense, and government networks. US investigations into the hacks of the DNC, DCCC, and Clinton campaign continue, with suspicion still directed at Russia. ISIS calls online for an extension of jihad to Russia. The SpyNote Android Trojan is out in the criminal underground. Researchers report vulnerabilities associated with WhatsApp and SwiftKey. And we share some security advice from Level 3's Dale Drew for those attending Black Hat.