Snowden and Huang are trying to build a warning system for your phone’s radio, DMCA is under fire by the EFF, and the DNC was hacked… All that coming up now on Threat Wire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://www.wired.com/2016/07/snowden-designs-device-warn-iphones-radio-snitches/ https://theintercept.com/2016/07/21/edward-snowdens-new-research-aims-to-keep-smartphones-from-betraying-their-owners/ https://www.pubpub.org/pub/direct-radio-introspection https://threatpost.com/eff-files-lawsuit-challenging-dmcas-restrictions-on-security-researchers/119410/ https://www.eff.org/document/1201-complaint http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/07/new-evidence-suggests-dnc-hackers-penetrated-deeper-than-previously-thought/ […]

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Facebook Messenger gets Encryption, kinda… Quantum Computing gets a real life competitor from Google, and Wendy’s got hacked! All that on this episode of Threat Wire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://www.wired.com/2016/07/secret-conversations-end-end-encryption-facebook-messenger-arrived/ https://threatpost.com/facebook-messenger-end-to-encryption-not-on-by-default/119133/ https://fbnewsroomus.files.wordpress.com/2016/07/secret_conversations_whitepaper.pdf https://whispersystems.org/ https://newsroom.fb.com/news/2016/07/messenger-starts-testing-end-to-end-encryption-with-secret-conversations/ https://threatpost.com/google-testing-post-quantum-cryptography-in-chrome/119137/ https://www.wired.com/2016/07/google-tests-new-crypto-chrome-fend-off-quantum-attacks/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/07/https-crypto-is-on-the-brink-of-collapse-google-has-a-plan-to-fix-it/ https://security.googleblog.com/2016/07/experimenting-with-post-quantum.html http://www.cnet.com/news/speed-desk-headlinewendys-opens-up-about-malware-says-hackers-accessed-payment-info/ http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/07/1025-wendys-locations-hit-in-card-breach/ https://www.wendys.com/en-us/about-wendys/the-wendys-company-updates https://payment.wendys.com/paymentcardcheck.html Pokemon […]

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HummingBad hits 85 MILLION Android devices, Comcast and Netflix bury the hatchet, one badass botnet built from security cameras… and the FBI Says Don’t Indict Hillary Clinton. Today, on ThreatWire! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: FBI Finishes Clinton Investigation http://www.theverge.com/2016/7/5/12096364/hillary-clinton-email-probe-fbi-indict-private-server Comcast & Netflix Bury The […]

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Download DRM movies for free! But that’s probably a bad idea, given the FBI can legally hack a pc. Plus, how to spot a credit card skimmer, and more! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://motherboard.vice.com/read/court-rules-the-fbi-does-not-need-a-warrant-to-hack-a-computer?utm_source=mbtwitter https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2016/06/federal-court-fourth-amendment-does-not-protect-your-home-computer https://www.eff.org/files/2016/06/23/matish_suppression_edva.pdf https://www.wired.com/2016/06/bug-chrome-makes-easy-pirate-movies/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/06/chrome-drm-download-netflix-piracy/ http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/06/800-pound-comodo-tries-to-trademark-upstart-rivals-lets-encrypt-name/ https://letsencrypt.org/2016/06/23/defending-our-brand.html https://forums.comodo.com/general-discussion-off-topic-anything-and-everything/shame-on-you-comodo-t115958.0.html http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/05/skimmers-found-at-walmart-a-closer-look/ http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/06/how-to-spot-ingenico-self-checkout-skimmers/ Youtube […]

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Net Neutrality Wins… Locals Fight The Mapping Power… Apple Might Be More Secure, and the ruskies are hacking again… All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: Net Neutrality Is Safe… http://gizmodo.com/the-fcc-just-won-a-huge-net-neutrality-victory-in-feder-1781954855 http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/06/net-neutrality-and-title-ii-win-in-court-as-isps-lose-case-against-fcc/ $50 Million Currency Hack! http://www.nytimes.com/2016/06/18/business/dealbook/hacker-may-have-removed-more-than-50-million-from-experimental-cybercurrency-project.html https://blog.ethereum.org/2016/06/17/critical-update-re-dao-vulnerability/ http://blog.erratasec.com/2016/06/etheriumdao-hack-similfied.html#.V2hVtSgrKUl Waze […]

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Did Twitter get hacked? All signs point to… no. IT admins – be careful when you delete files… And the IRS Get Transcript service comes back online after over a year. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://techcrunch.com/2016/06/08/twitter-hack/ https://www.wired.com/2016/06/twitter-hack/ […]

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Password Mega breaches didn’t include Dropbox, Mitsubishi Outander Wifi hacked, TeamViewer Adds Security Checks, and Zuck uses bad passwords… All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: Our sister show, Hak5, is up for an award!! Vote for Hak5 and the […]

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OEM Computers pose some pretty serious security risks, more passwords have been pwned than ever before, have 100 grand to spend? There’s a zero-day for that, and more. ——————————- VOTE FOR HAK5 and FRIENDS at http://hat.t2t2.eu for the podcast awards!! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: […]

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People are afraid of being hacked, Linksys won’t block OpenWRT, Flash And Zero Days… perfect together… Links: People Are Afraid of Being Hacked. https://www.ntia.doc.gov/blog/2016/lack-trust-internet-privacy-and-security-may-deter-economic-and-other-online-activities Some Linksys Routers Won’t Block Open Source Firmware! http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/05/linksys-wrt-routers-wont-block-open-source-firmware-despite-fcc-rules/ Flash Death Watch Update https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/05/12/adobe-flash-zero-day-patch-is-out-for-the-third-month-in-a-row/ http://venturebeat.com/2016/05/15/google-targets-html5-default-for-chrome-instead-of-flash-in-q4-2016/ https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/forum/#!searchin/chromium-dev/HTML5$20by$20default/chromium-dev/0wWoRRhTA_E/__E3jf40OAAJ Missouri politicians fail to block municipal broadband http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/05/politicians-fail-in-bid-to-squash-municipal-broadband-in-missouri/ SWIFT used for another bank heist http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-05-13/swift-warns-of-new-hacker-attack-on-bank-after-bangladesh-heist […]

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Twitter blocks intelligence agencies, Equifax is Targeted In a W-2 Hack, Security Researcher Starts Early and earns 10 grand, and is the FCC going to side with the People? All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://threatpost.com/twitter-turns-off-fire-hose-for-intelligence-community/117935/ http://www.cnet.com/news/twitter-yanks-dataminr-access-for-us-spy-agencies/ http://www.wsj.com/article_email/twitter-bars-intelligence-agencies-from-using-analytics-service-1462751682-lMyQjAxMTE2MzAwODUwNzgzWj http://www.iltalehti.fi/digi/2016050221506011_du.shtml […]

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Skimming ALL THE ATMS, #IoT is a problem, Wearables #InternetOfThings might be worse… and, hey, thumb drives… so much potential! This time on ThreatWire ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— ATM Skimming Attacks Up 546% http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/04/a-dramatic-rise-in-atm-skimming-attacks/ http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/02/skimmers-hijack-atm-network-cables/ IoT Developers Say Software Is the Problem… http://www.evansdata.com/press/viewRelease.php?pressID=233 Wearable IoT: […]

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Passwords come in a variety of lengths, and there are several ways to manage them. With so many passwords to remember these days, what do you use? ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 ——————————

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SWIFT banking software has been hacked, Brazil is fighting for their internet freedom, scammers use DDOS claims to make quick money, Spotify may have been hacked, and BeautifulPeople.com was definitely hacked (at least, user prior to July 2015 were!). Today on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 […]

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Will Encryption be broken by the US government? FBI Director Comey has created an Unhackable Device, and, hey, get Quicktime for Windows off all your machines…. All that coming up on today’s ThreatWire! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Remove QuickTime for Windows. NOW! http://blog.trendmicro.com/urgent-call-action-uninstall-quicktime-windows-today/ FBI Director […]

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New concerns are arising from the Apple and FBI case, ransomware watch out, a vigilante has appeared, and Badlock… actually #Sadlock…. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://www.securityweek.com/grey-hat-hackers-helped-fbi-hack-iphone-report https://www.eff.org/document/burr-feinstein-encryption-bill-discussion-draft https://threatpost.com/burr-feinstein-anti-crypto-bill-slammed-by-critics/117314/ http://www.cnet.com/news/encryption-bill-would-skip-legal-battle-force-companies-to-surrender-user-data/ https://github.com/leo-stone/hack-petya http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/petya-ransomwares-encryption-defeated-and-password-generator-released/ https://threatpost.com/password-generator-tool-breaks-petya-ransomware-encryption/117315/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/04/experts-crack-nasty-ransomware-that-took-crypto-extortion-to-new-heights/ http://www.wired.com/2016/04/badlock-bug-hype-hurt/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/04/yes-badlock-bug-was-shamelessly-hyped-but-the-threat-is-real/ http://badlock.org/ https://www.eff.org/secure-messaging-scorecard […]

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The FBI’s ready to crack all the iPhones, and WhatApp just encrypted One Billion People! Meanwhile, Datausa.io is an amazing way to access all the public data, this ‘secure medical storage device’ isn’t, and did this man hack dozens of elections??? All that and more on ThreatWire! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our […]

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The Apple vs. FBI case has been dropped, Verizon was hit with a hack, Badlock is a’comin, and more USB hacks! All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://www.wired.com/2016/03/fbi-drops-case-apple-finding-way-iphone/ http://www.cnet.com/news/feds-unlock-iphone-5c-used-by-san-bernardino-terrorist-dont-need-apple/ http://www.wired.com/2016/03/hype-around-mysterious-badlock-bug-raises-criticism/ https://threatpost.com/badlock-vulnerability-clues-few-and-far-between/117008/ http://badlock.org/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/03/stealthy-malware-targeting-air-gapped-pcs-leaves-no-trace-of-infection/ https://thehackernews.com/2016/03/usb-drive-malware.html http://blog.eset.ie/2016/03/23/new-self-protecting-usb-trojan-able-to-avoid-detection/ http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/03/crooks-steal-sell-verizon-enterprise-customer-data/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/03/after-verizon-breach-1-5-million-customer-records-put-up-for-sale/ Youtube Thumbnail […]

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Apple Ransomware, Free Encryption for All The Websites, Malicious Fonts… and more… All that coming up now on Threat Wire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Apple Shuts Down Ransomware Attack http://www.macworld.com/article/3040987/security/apple-shuts-down-first-ever-ransomware-attack-against-mac-users.html Microsoft Windows Security Update for Graphic Fonts to Address Remote Code Execution https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS16-026 Let’s Encrypt […]

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The ENCRYPT Act of 2016, the IRS website is hacked again… a malware bot is taking over Androids, and bitcoins are being stolen from Brain Wallets. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: The ENCRYPT Act of 2016 is here […]

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VTech really sucks, 19 Billion to Secure The US next year, IoT… perfect for spying!!!. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— VTech: Security Is Your Problem https://boingboing.net/2016/02/09/vtech-having-leaked-6-3m-kids-2.html?utm_source=moreatbb&utm_medium=nextpost&utm_campaign=nextpostthumbnails https://www.vtechkids.com/assets/data/press/%7B5A28E16C-FECE-4B66-98C1-EBB5BC958178%7D/releases/Press%20release_Eng_20151203.pdf http://www.troyhunt.com/2016/02/no-vtech-cannot-simply-absolve-itself.html We Might Use IoT To Spy On You! http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2016/feb/09/internet-of-things-smart-home-devices-government-surveillance-james-clapper https://www.shodan.io/ Net […]

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FBI Malware Goes Global. Protecting your childs ID, the future of the internet, and MORE. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. Thanks for supporting ThreatWire at http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Some Users Are More Valuable than Others… http://recode.net/2016/01/25/twitter-has-stopped-showing-ads-to-some-of-its-most-valuable-users/ FBI Malware Takes out Child Pornagraphers http://motherboard.vice.com/read/child-porn-sting-goes-global-fbi-hacked-computers-in-denmark-greece-chile Sometimes The Problem is People… https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/01/27/nursing-home-workers-caught-sharing-nude-patient-images-on-snapchat/ …Sometimes The Problem Is Law http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/01/the-lowdown-on-freezing-your-kids-credit/

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