The CyberWire Daily Podcast 7.25.18
Ep 648 | 7.25.18

Leafminer wants to learn from the best, and that's not good. Shipper hacked. Old malware resurfaces in improved form. Russian grid and election threats. What insurance covers.

Show Notes

In today's podcast, we hear that Leafminer is infesting networks in the Middle East. Red Alert, Kronos, Mirai, and Gafgyt make their reappearance in new forms. Shipping firm Cosco is dealing with a cyberattack. US officials raise warnings about Russian threats to the power grid and elections. Congress considers cyber retaliation. A dispute over cyber insurance coverage lands the insured and the insurer in court. Awais Rashid from Bristol University on IoT and OT convergence. Guest is Jason Morgan from Wiretap on their Human Behavior Risk Analysis Report.