More signal, less noise—we distill the day’s critical cyber security news into a concise daily briefing.


Title Date published
Profiling the Linken Sphere anti-detection browser - Research Saturday 2020-01-11
Updates on US-Iranian tensions, and especially on hacktivism and possible power grid battlespace preparation. Researchers complain of preinstalled malware said to be in discount Android phones. 2020-01-10
Cyber alert remains high as the US-Iranian confrontation cools. Information ops, wipers, and energy sector targeting. 2020-01-09
No major Iranian cyberattacks against the US so far, as both sides appear interested in cooling off. The Cyber Solarium offers a preview of its coming report on US cyber strategy. 2020-01-08
No more Iranian cyberattacks since the minor weekend vandalism, but the US Government advises all to look to their defenses. Fancy Bear is the usual suspect in Austria. A guilty plea by an insider threat. 2020-01-07
Sequelae of the US Reaper strike against the Quds Force commander. Warnings of Iranian retaliation, with an emphasis on cyberspace. Espionage in Austria, and a second look at an LSE outage. 2020-01-06
Escalation in the Gulf as a US air strike kills Iran’s Quds commander. Travelex and RavnAir continue their recovery from cyberattacks. Taiwan’s memes against misinformation. 2020-01-03
A Jira vulnerability that’s leaking data in the public cloud - Research Saturday 2020-01-02
Taking down Thallium. Cloud Hopper: bigger (and worse) than thought. US tightens screws on the supply chain. The bite of winter and the scent of plums. 2020-01-02
Special Edition - Daniel Garrie from Law & Forensics on eDiscovery 2019-12-31
Special Edition - Ron Gula and Mike Janke - VC pitfalls and how to avoid them 2019-12-30
Special Edition - Mandy Rogers from Northrup Grumman on her career and diversity in cyber security 2019-12-28
Special Edition - Phil Quade from Fortinet on his book "The Digital Big Bang" 2019-12-27
Special Edition - Bob Ackerman from Allegis Capital with Insights on the cyber security VC environment 2019-12-26
Special Edition - Kevin Lancaster from ID Agent on monitoring people affected by the OPM breach 2019-12-24
Special Edition - Sean O'Brien with @RISK Technologies on Election Security. 2019-12-23
Inside Magecart and Genesis. — Research Saturday 2019-12-21
Pegasus and Pakistan. What’s in Legion Loader. Threats to financial markets. Seasonal scams. What would Clippy do? 2019-12-20
TV program swap-out. Cyber espionage out of Beijing. US Congress in a mood to sanction. Emotet phishing spoofs Germany’s BSI. A Dark Overlord pleads not guilty. 2019-12-19
Steal first, encrypt later. Cobots at risk? Gangnam Industrial Style looks for industrial info. Rancor update. FISC takes FBI to the woodshed. Vlad the Updater. 2019-12-18

Comments about The CyberWire

comments powered by Disqus