The CyberWire Daily Podcast 4.6.18
Ep 572 | 4.6.18

Multibreach via chat app. OceanLotus notes. Mirai vs. Banks. Energetic Bear vs. Switches. Russia warns Britain against provocation. DataTribe finalists.

Show Notes

In today's podcast we hear that a breach in several companies' consumer-facing systems is attributed to a third-party chat vendor. Crooks are tampering with chipped debit cards. Ocean Lotus is back, with a MacOS backdoor. A Mirai variant was used against banks earlier this year. Energetic Bear may be exploiting misconfigured switches. Microsoft looks into Office 360 outages. Russia warns Britain against playing with fire. And three cyber startups are DataTribe finalists. Johannes Ullrich from SANS and the ISC Stormcast podcast, on API security. Guest is Jimmy Heschl, head of digital security at Red Bull, discussing the challenges of securing a global brand.