The CyberWire Daily Podcast 4.9.19
Ep 818 | 4.9.19

GossipGirl, the supra threat actor. LockerGoga’s destructive functionality. More hacking allegations out of Caracas. Revolutionary Guard now a designated terrorist group. Creepy crime.

Show Notes

In today’s podcast, we hear about GossipGirl, potentially a “supra threat actor” Chronicle sees linking Stuxnet, Flame, and Duqu. LockerGoga’s destructive functionality may be a feature, not a bug. Venezuela now says its power grid is being hacked by Chile and Colombia. The US designates Iran’s Revolutionary Guard a terrorist organization. What’s up with New Zealand and hidden, networked cameras? And second thoughts about what counts as a “preliminary forensic investigation.” Joe Carrigan from JHU ISI on minding permissions on mobile devices. Guest is Mike O’Malley from Radware on the true costs of cyber attacks.