Cyber phases in two hybrid wars. A ransomware gang claims an attack against a major firm. Social engineering implicated in Shadow PC breach. Privateering, coin mining, and other worries.
Hacktivism and disinformation in the war between Hamas and Israel. LockBit claims an attack on CDW. Shadow PC's breach. Void Rabisu deploys a lightweight RomCom backdoor against the Brussels conference. Rick Howard describes Radical Asymmetric Distribution. Our guest is Jason Birmingham from Broadridge Financial Solutions with a look at asset management. And coin mining as a potential front for espionage or a staging area for sabotage.
Israel-Gaza War Now Includes Accompanying Cyber Warfare (Channel Futures)
How Cyberattacks Could Affect the Israel-Hamas War (Bank Info Security)
Misinformation Is Warfare (TIME)
Briefing: Meta Details Efforts to Remove War-Related Disinformation (The Information)
Lockbit ransomware gang demanded an 80 million ransom to CDW (Security Affairs)
Women Political Leaders Summit targeted in RomCom malware phishing (BleepingComputer)
Across U.S., Chinese Bitcoin Mines Draw National Security Scrutiny (New York Times)