The CyberWire Daily Podcast 5.8.17
Ep 344 | 5.8.17

Election cyber-influence campaign in France. (Will UK and Germany follow?) AMT bug to be fixed. HandBrake compromised. Kazuar upgrade for Snake. Ransomware black market.

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we discuss Emmanuel Macron's victory in France's presidential election despite last-minute hacking and leaked emails. (Hacked emails seem not particularly scandalous as the story develops.) Germany and the UK brace for cyberespionage in their own upcoming elections. Intel AMT flaw more serious than expected, will get fixes this week. HandBrake download server proved RAT-infested. Kazuar looks like an Uroburos upgrade. Emily Wilson from Terbium Labs weighs in on Op Israel. Ransomware market features FrozrLock and Fatboy.