The CyberWire Daily Podcast 6.16.17
Ep 372 | 6.16.17

More from Vault7. How and why the DPRK hacks. FIN10 hits North American businesses with extortion demands. UK unis sustain ransomware infestation. Free decryptors are out, and ISACs seem to be working.

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we hear that WikiLeaks has dumped more of Vault7. More attribution of WannaCry to North Korea, where Hidden Cobra and the Lazarus Group appear to be one and the same. FIN10 cybercriminals are asking US and Canadian businesses for a big payoff to head off a big doxing. Conventional ransomware hits British universities. Kasperky and Avast release free decryptors for Jaff and EncrypTile. Markus Rauschecker from UMD CHHS reviews China's new cyber laws. Jocelyn Aqua from PwC describes attitudes toward AI. The ISAC process seems to be working. And patch early, patch often.