Guccifer 2.0 claims (to general skepticism) a Clinton Foundation hack. Information operations versus voting. Yahoo! and surveillance of customers. Insulin pump vulnerability reported.
In today's podcast, we learn that Guccifer 2.0 is back, but that few are buying what he, she, or they are selling. Experts continue to warn of Russian information operations directed against the perceived legitimacy of US elections. International norms of cyber conflict. IoT-based DDoS concerns rise with wide distribution of MIrai source code. Flashpoint finds Floki Bot for sale in the underground. Emily Wilson from Terbium Labs explains the difference between the deep and dark webs. Tallinn Manual coauthor Thomas Wingfield discusses developing norms in cyber conflict. More trouble for Yahoo!. M&A news. And a dating site is breached in New Zealand.