Election hacking, journalist hacking, and the rise of TbpS DDoS. More reflections on the Yahoo! breach. Ransomware and other forms of extortion.
In today's podcast, we hear about how IoT botnets bring scunion across the Internet, and why security cameras are attractive to bot rustlers. InfoArmor's explanation of the Yahoo! breach gains traction among observers. Europol warns that ransomware is on the rise. Zerodium raises its iOS 10 remote jailbreak bounty to a cool million and a half. US states continue to grapple with election hacking. Markus Rauschecker outlines some new cyber regulations proposed in New York. Dr. Eli David from Deep Instinct explains deep learning. And the Tofsee botnet is chumming for the lonely—click with caution.