Archive for Mirai Botnets

November 30 2016, Episode 386, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, criminal forensics, darkweb, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , on November 30, 2016 by datasecurityblog

Episode 386 of The CyberJungle is about 29 minutes long.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 386 via the flash player:

Commentary

New Details Suggest Rogue Government Agent Deleted Evidence in Silk Road Case

Our Take on This Week’s News

Ira talked about the comments by Javvad Malik, security advocate at AlienVault, about the SF Muni breach

IPhone users hit by ‘calendar spam

Mirai botnet attack hits thousands of home routers, throwing users offline

US-CERT updates cybersecurity incident notification guidelines

Hunted: CBS game show contestants to flee surveillance

Tales from The Dark Web

‘Dronejacking’ may be the next big cyber threat

Tech support scams evolve, borrow tricks from ransomware creators

Wrap

This $1,500 Toaster Oven Is Everything That’s Wrong With Silicon Valley Design

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October 31 2016, Episode 385, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, criminal forensics, darkweb, Exclusive, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , , on October 31, 2016 by datasecurityblog

Episode 385 of The CyberJungle is about 29 minutes long.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 385 via the flash player:

Commentary

Contrarian approach to a more secure smartphones. Links here and here

Our Take on This Week’s News

Cyberattack on 911 Critical Infrastructures

Password not accepted: are biometric checks the answer?

TouchID comes to Macbook OS X Sierra

Blockchain is empowering the future of insurance

Tales from The Dark Web

Defenseless internet ‘paying the price’ for ignoring security

Twitter Account Shows Mirai Botnets Using Your Security Camera In Cyber Turf War

 HackForums delete “Server Stress Testing” amidst links with Dyn DDoS Attack