DragonFly 2.0 in power grids. Cyberespionage in the South China Sea. Russian Facebook ads. "Fake News" survey.
DragonFly 2.0 is up to some very bad things in several nations' power grids. China ramps up cyberespionage against South China Sea rivals. Facebook finds that a Russian front company bought more than $100,000 in influence-ops ads on its service over the last two years. US info ops stumble over a dog. Jonathan Katz on encryption bit depth. Kyle Wilhoit from DomainTools with the results of a Black Hat survey on "fake news." And a Japanese 13-year-old is in hot water for trying to sell malware.