The CyberWire Daily Podcast 11.6.17
Ep 470 | 11.6.17

The Paradise Papers, tax avoidance, and quiet investments. Kaspersky affair updates. Retaliation against influence operations?

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we hear about the Paradise Papers, a trove of documents obtained from a Bermuda law firm that contain details not only about wealthy tax avoiders, but about investments as well. Kaspersky says that its antivirus software did, after all, copy files that weren't viruses. (But they were still bad files.) US Senate Majority Leader McConnell says tech companies should help the US retaliate against nation-states' cyberattacks. Dale Drew from CenturyLink with a call for introspection when considering cyber defenses.