Following up on security scrambles in Sweden and Ukraine. #LeakTheAnalyst. Blu Product phones booted by Amazon. BitCoin's hard fork. The Internet of Things Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017.
In today's podcast we following up on some of the stories we've been tracking: the latest on Operation #LeakTheAnalyst, firmware spyware in down-market phones, Sweden's big breach, and Ukraine's new cyber friends. BrickerBot is back, offering Indian routers and modems unwelcome help. The US Senate considers IoT security legislation, and the US Justice Department issues a framework with guidelines for bug-hunting programs. Bitcoin's hard fork occurred yesterday. Robert M. Lee from Dragos, on ICS attack basics. David Murray from Corvil on security in the financial markets. And why people care about the HBO hack.