Sources say FBI is confident foreign intelligence services penetrated former Secretary of State's private email server. WikiLeaks says it's not a Russian tool. Notes on industry; notes on cybercrime.
In today's podcast we hear about how fallout from the FBI investigation of former Congressman Wiener continues to drop onto the Clinton campaign. WikiLeaks' Assange says he'll continue to dox, but denies he's doing so with Russian help. Iot-driven DDoS fears continue. A new exploit kit is replacing earlier stars in the criminal firmament. Jonathan Katz from the University of Maryland describes an experiment Google ran, pitting several AIs against each other in an encryption challenge. Edward Fox from MetTel explains the role telecommunications companies play in cyber security. NIST issues a cybersecurity workforce framework, NSA promotes its Day of Cyber, and the SINET 16 are introduced in Washington.