The CyberWire Daily Podcast 8.10.17
Ep 410 | 8.10.17

Kenyan elections, not hacked? Someone's poking into DPRK systems. DDoS in Ukraine. Pseudoransomware protection. Spyware in Play Store. HBO hack.

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we learn that EU election monitors say Kenyan presidential voting went off without hacking (the losing opposition disagrees). Germany looks toward securing September's vote. North Korea receives cyber attention from somewhere in the civilized world. Ukraine's postal service sustains a two-day DDoS attack. WannaCry and NotPetya pseudoransomware fallout. Spyware-infected apps found in the Google Play Store. Jonathan Katz from UMD on a RSA 2048 encryption hack. Markus Jakobsson from Agari on a proposed cyber threat classification system. "Mr. Smith" comes to Midtown, and he wants a raise from Richard.