White House adds its voice to CISA’s Shields Up, warning of the possibility of Russian cyberattacks. New malware strains described, new criminal attack techniques observed.
White House warns of large-scale Russian cyberattacks. Browser-in-the-Browser attacks. New Conti affiliate described. Android malware “Facestealer” described. Android malware “Facestealer” described. Microsoft and Okta investigate possible Lapsus$ attacks. Arid Gopher is out in the wild. Our guest is Swathi West of Barr Advisory on opportunities for the underrepresented in cybersecurity. Joe Carrigan wonders if we can’t just get rid of passwords once and for all. And advancing censorship by finding “extremism” and “Russophobia” in Meta’s platforms.
Russia's hybrid war with Ukraine: strategy, norms, and alliances (The CyberWire)
Statement by President Biden on our Nation’s Cybersecurity (The White House)
FACT SHEET: Act Now to Protect Against Potential Cyberattacks (The White House)
Statement from Secretary Mayorkas on Cybersecurity Preparedness (US Department of Homeland Security)
New Phishing toolkit lets anyone create fake Chrome browser windows (BleepingComputer).
Arid Gopher: Newest Micropsia Malware Variant (Deep Instinct)
Okta confirms investigation into potential breach (The Record by Recorded Future)