Gothic Panda seems to have a government job. Not all extortion is ransomware (ask Disney). WannaCry update. The ShadowBrokers are back. So is WikiLeaks
In today's podcast, we hear that APT3, also known as Gothic Panda, has been fingered as an agent of China's Ministry of State Security. An unreleased Disney flick is held for ransom: Disney doesn’t pay, movies goes up on Pirate Bay. WannaCry may be sloppy but it's still dangerous. OT has a harder time patching against WannaCry than IT does. Dr. Charles Clancy from VA Tech's Hume Center contracts the Shadowbrokers vs Vault 7. Area 1's Oren Falkowitz describes innovative ways to prevent phishing. The ShadowBrokers are back and still talking crocodile. And WikiLeaks releases more of Vault7.