DDoS concerns mount—not just Mirai botnets, but LDAP exploitation. Ukrainian hacktivists release emails they say belong to one of Putin's closest advisors. (Moscow says they're fake. Moscow's on its own.)
In today's podcast, we hear more about the IoT worries people are sharing about both industrial systems and consumer-grade products. Iot device recalls continue. Analysts expect there are more, and worse, DDoS attacks to come. Cyber espionage surfaces again in the Middle East. Yisroel Mirsky from Ben-Gurion University on machine learning research. Thomas Pore from Plixer on the Mirai botnet source code. And what's sauce for the goose, is sauce for the gander. Or so we hear, at least with doxing.