The CyberWire Daily Podcast 2.26.18
Ep 543 | 2.26.18

Olympic hacking—false flags and attack infrastructure. Cryptojacking. Smartphone security bans. Heraldic animals of hacking.

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we hear that anonymous US Intelligence sources call the Olympic hacks a Russian false flag operation. More cyberattacks are expected from the infrastructure set up to hit the Games. Calls for international norms for cyber conflict rise. CrowdStrike's Global Threat Report sees proliferation and commodification of attack tools. Ad network serves cryptojacker. Malicious smartphones or just a trade war? Joe Carrigan from JHU on securing AWS buckets. Guest is Randall Murch from VA Tech on cyber bio security. And a scorecard for hacking heraldry.