Simply viewing a Steam profile could put you at risk, WordPress fixes a rather big problem, and WhatsApp introduces two step verification. 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 Threat Wire RSS: https://shannonmorse.podbean.com/feed/ Threat Wire iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/threat-wire/id1197048999 —————————— Links: https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/02/as-valve-eradicates-serious-bug-in-steam-heres-what-you-need-to-know/ https://www.reddit.com/r/Steam/comments/5skfg4/warning_regarding_a_steam_profile_related_exploit/ […]

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Facebook is trying to make password recovery more secure, Vizio is watching you, and the ECPA sorely needs an update. 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 Threat Wire RSS: https://shannonmorse.podbean.com/feed/ Threat Wire iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/threat-wire/id1197048999 —————————— Links: https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/01/forgotten-passwords-are-bane-of-the-internet-facebook-wants-to-fix-that/ https://www.facebook.com/notes/protect-the-graph/improving-account-security-with-delegated-recovery/1833022090271267/ https://github.com/facebookincubator/DelegatedRecovery/ http://www.theverge.com/2017/2/6/14522582/vizio-ftc-lawsuit-tv-viewing-habits-tracking-privacy […]

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Facebook now supports security keys, DCs cameras were hacked days before the inauguration, and a new FCC boss could mean bad news for net neutrality. 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 Threat Wire RSS: https://shannonmorse.podbean.com/feed/ Threat Wire iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/threat-wire/id1197048999 —————————— Links: https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/01/now-theres-a-better-way-to-prevent-facebook-account-takeovers/ […]

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Meitu is super kawaii, but is it spyware?, Lavabit is Back!, Chelsea Manning’s jail time gets commuted, and the US people still needs pix or it didn’t happen regarding Russia’s hacks of the DNC and RNC. 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 […]

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Does WhatsApp really have a backdoor? Thousands of MongoDB Databases have been deleted across the web, cardless ATMs sounds like a terrible idea, and Cellebrite got hacked… 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: http://thehackernews.com/2017/01/whatsapp-backdoor-encryption.html http://arstechnica.com/security/2017/01/whatsapp-and-friends-take-umbrage-at-report-its-crypto-is-backdoored/ https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jan/13/whatsapp-backdoor-allows-snooping-on-encrypted-messages https://www.mongodb.com/blog/post/how-to-avoid-a-malicious-attack-that-ransoms-your-data http://arstechnica.com/security/2017/01/more-than-10000-online-databases-taken-hostage-by-ransomware-attackers/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2017/01/extortionists-wipe-thousands-of-databases-victims-who-pay-up-get-stiffed/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2017/01/stolen-passwords-fuel-cardless-atm-fraud/ […]

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Start your 2017 off right by using some privacy and security apps made for anyone! ——————————- 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://twitter.com/Snubs/status/808355762539876352 https://whispersystems.org/ https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.authenticator2&hl=en https://www.authy.com/ https://twofactorauth.org/ https://www.mailvelope.com/en/ https://keybase.io/ https://protonmail.com/ http://keepass.info/ https://www.lastpass.com/ https://thatoneprivacysite.net/vpn-comparison-chart/ https://openvpn.net/ https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/how-it-works/ https://www.privacytools.io/ Youtube Thumbnail credit: https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5503/11406965045_b520282906_b.jpg

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The biggest, baddest, worst hacks of 2016. 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://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/06/27/irs-hacked-again-say-goodbye-to-that-pin-system/ https://www.engadget.com/2016/08/19/new-snowden-docs-suggest-shadow-broker-leak-was-real/ https://www.wired.com/2016/10/nsa-contractor-arrested-taking-top-secret-documents/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/the-public-evidence-behind-claims-russia-hacked-for-trump/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/adultfriendfinder-hacked-exposes-400-million-hookup-users/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/09/krebsonsecurity-hit-with-record-ddos/ https://www.dynstatus.com/incidents/5r9mppc1kb77 http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/13/business/dealbook/swift-global-bank-network-attack.html https://techcrunch.com/2016/12/14/yahoo-discloses-hack-of-1-billion-accounts/ https://haveibeenpwned.com/

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Does your favorite news site get an A+ or an F for privacy? Encryption for cameras? Make it so! Yahoo’s breach accounts hit the billions, and a new malvertising campaign hits sites. Coming up now on Threat Wire. 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 […]

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President Obama wants to know all about the election season hacks, malvertising exploits millions, the NSA can track in-flight cellphone use, and OpenVPN gets an audit! 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/2016/12/russian-election-hacking-investigation/ https://www.wired.com/2016/11/hacked-not-audit-election-rest/ http://www.nytimes.com/2016/12/09/us/obama-russia-election-hack.html?_r=0 https://www.cnet.com/news/donald-trump-cia-russia-hacks-election-rnc-dnc/ https://www.cnet.com/news/president-obama-orders-review-of-hack-2016-presidential-campaign/ http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/12/obama-asks-intel-community-to-conduct-full-review-of-election-related-hacks/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/millions-exposed-to-malvertising-that-hid-attack-code-in-banner-pixels/ http://www.welivesecurity.com/2016/12/06/readers-popular-websites-targeted-stealthy-stegano-exploit-kit-hiding-pixels-malicious-ads/ […]

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AirDroid is vulnerable to hacks, a Zero Day makes Tor uses not so anonymous, the SF Muni hacker gets hacked, and the avalanche botnet is taken offline. 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: http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/at-least-10-million-android-users-imperiled-by-popular-airdroid-app/ https://blog.zimperium.com/analysis-of-multiple-vulnerabilities-in-airdroid/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/tor-releases-urgent-update-for-firefox-0day-thats-under-active-attack/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/firefox-0day-used-against-tor-users-almost-identical-to-one-fbi-used-in-2013/ https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2016/11/30/fixing-an-svg-animation-vulnerability/ https://blog.torproject.org/blog/tor-browser-607-released https://www.cnet.com/news/hackers-sf-muni-ransomware-attack-muni/ […]

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A reused Apple ID could be bad for your privacy, 3 million android devices are vulnerable to hacks, and you can steal cookies from a locked pc with a super cheap device. 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/iphone-call-history-synced-to-icloud-without-user-consent-knowledge/122030/ https://thehackernews.com/2016/11/icloud-backup.html https://blog.elcomsoft.com/2016/11/iphone-user-your-calls-go-to-icloud/ […]

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You can now hack your car legally, a printer can also be a fake cell phone tower, and did the Mirai botnet really take down Liberia? 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://www.wired.com/2016/10/hacking-car-pacemaker-toaster-just-became-legal/ https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/modders-rejoice-its-legal-to-tweak-your-cars-software-now/ https://www.wired.com/2016/11/evil-office-printer-hijacks-cellphone-connection/ http://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2016/11/this-evil-office-printer-hijacks-your-cellphone-connection/ https://julianoliver.com/output/stealth-cell-tower http://www.securityweek.com/mirai-botnet-takes-down-internet-liberia https://medium.com/@networksecurity/shadows-kill-mirai-ddos-botnet-testing-large-scale-attacks-sending-threatening-messages-about-6a61553d1c7#.iz5za4xl3 […]

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The Shadow Brokers are back with more NSA data, the FCC passes some new privacy laws, and should hacking back, or counterattacking, be legal?. 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://motherboard.vice.com/read/shadow-brokers-nsa-hackers-dump-more-files https://medium.com/@shadowbrokerss/message-5-trick-or-treat-e43f946f93e6#.447qr63g2 http://pastebin.com/RK73grmu https://twitter.com/musalbas/status/793001139310559232 https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/government-alleges-massive-theft-by-nsa-contractor/2016/10/20/e021c380-96cc-11e6-bb29-bf2701dbe0a3_story.html https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/senator-prods-federal-agencies-on-iot-mess/ http://www.warner.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/pressreleases?ContentRecord_id=CD1BBB25-83E0-494D-B7E1-1C350A7CFCCA https://threatpost.com/mirai-vulnerability-disclosed-but-exploits-may-constitute-hacking-back/121644/ https://www.invincealabs.com/blog/2016/10/killing-mirai/ […]

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The internet goes down, more IoT things are being hacked, and a product recall. 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://www.businessinsider.com/amazon-spotify-twitter-github-and-etsy-down-in-apparent-dns-attack-2016-10 https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/ddos-on-dyn-impacts-twitter-spotify-reddit/ https://www.dynstatus.com/incidents/nlr4yrr162t8 https://thehackernews.com/2016/10/iot-dyn-ddos-attack.html https://intel.malwaretech.com/botnet/mirai/?h=24 https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/hacked-cameras-dvrs-powered-todays-massive-internet-outage/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/iot-device-maker-vows-product-recall-legal-action-against-western-accusers/ https://mp.weixin.qq.com/s?__biz=MzA4MDQ4NjMwOA==&mid=2651450911&idx=1&sn=f4d41b6fae77ece8493fdec1197d97f0&chksm=845ec4d4b3294dc23df1d6ecba1e76ccec9ac6533aef4403ecf34f9b72e4cb3c7c94e57dfc89&mpshare=1&scene=1&srcid=1024DskPGO5o4Jgp1qYNtrDZ#wechat_redirect Youtube Thumbnail credit: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/ad/Webcam.JPG

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The makers of Signal get a subpoena, Yahoo experiences more bad press, an NSA contractor is in hot water, and the EU wants to make IoT devices more secure. All that coming up now on Threat Wire. Links: https://whispersystems.org/bigbrother/eastern-virginia-grand-jury/ https://www.aclu.org/blog/free-future/new-documents-reveal-government-effort-impose-secrecy-encryption-company https://theintercept.com/2016/10/10/subpoena-to-encrypted-app-provider-highlights-overbroad-fbi-requests-for-information/ http://www.reuters.com/article/us-yahoo-nsa-exclusive-idUSKCN1241YT https://motherboard.vice.com/read/yahoo-government-email-scanner-was-actually-a-secret-hacking-tool https://theintercept.com/2016/10/07/ex-yahoo-employee-government-spy-program-could-have-given-a-hacker-access-to-all-email/ http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/10/report-fbi-andor-nsa-ordered-yahoo-to-build-secret-e-mail-search-tool/ https://theintercept.com/2016/10/05/nsa-theft-suspect-works-for-contractor-that-sells-the-government-tech-for-spotting-rogue-employees/ https://www.cnet.com/news/harold-thomas-martin-iii-booz-allen-hamilton-edward-snowden-leak/ https://www.wired.com/2016/10/nsa-contractor-arrested-taking-top-secret-documents/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/europe-to-push-new-security-rules-amid-iot-mess/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/innovation-industry/news/commission-plans-cybersecurity-rules-for-internet-connected-machines/ Youtube Thumbnail credit: https://cdn0.vox-cdn.com/thumbor/6HssVl1ip74KsAGiWiizB9l234g=/0x53:1020×627/1600×900/cdn0.vox-cdn.com/uploads/chorus_image/image/51187061/signal-003.0.jpg ——————————- […]

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Emergency text alerts get a well needed upgrade, but with that I also have some concerns. DDoS gets more costly and more widespread, and Yahoo! faces more problems. 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 —————————— https://www.wired.com/2016/09/emergency-alert-texts-getting-much-needed-upgrade/ https://www.cnet.com/news/new-phone-amber-alerts-could-include-photo-of-missing-child/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/09/botnet-of-145k-cameras-reportedly-deliver-internets-biggest-ddos-ever/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/10/brace-yourselves-source-code-powering-potent-iot-ddoses-just-went-public/ https://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/10/source-code-for-iot-botnet-mirai-released/ […]

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An InfoSec Journalist is Censored by a DDoS, the Yahoo Hack Leaks Half a Billion Creds, and Researchers remotely hack a tesla’s brake system. All that coming up now on Threat Wire. 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/questions-mount-around-yahoo-breach/120876/ […]

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Steal passwords from a locked PC, 911 is still vulnerable to hacks, and Chrome calls out non secure sites. 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: Learn more about NTLM Challenge Response Authentication: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/aa378749(v=vs.85).aspx http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/09/stealing-login-credentials-from-a-locked-pc-or-mac-just-got-easier/ https://github.com/Spiderlabs/Responder http://www.exploit-monday.com/2016/09/introduction-to-windows-device-guard.html https://room362.com/post/2016/snagging-creds-from-locked-machines/ http://www.cnet.com/news/chrome-warning-insecure-http-websites-expose-passwords-credit-card-numbers/ https://blog.chromium.org/2016/09/moving-towards-more-secure-web.html […]

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Clinton’s got an Email Problem, Dropbox and Last.Fm 2012 Hacks get leaked, and is Ford going to introduce a new way to unlock their cars? 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: http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/09/over-40-million-usernames-passwords-from-2012-breach-of-last-fm-surface/ http://www.last.fm/passwordsecurity https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/ford-could-replace-your-key-fob-with-radio-button-passcodes/ http://www.freepatentsonline.com/20160244022.pdf https://motherboard.vice.com/read/hackers-stole-over-60-million-dropbox-accounts https://www.wired.com/2016/08/hack-brief-four-year-old-dropbox-hack-exposed-68-million-peoples-data/ https://blogs.dropbox.com/dropbox/2012/07/security-update-new-features/ […]

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Was the ShadowBrokers NSA hack an inside Job?, ATM’s Hacked through EMV Chips, Update Your iPhone NOW, Voter Records Stolen in a State Hack. 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://arstechnica.com/security/2016/08/hints-suggest-an-insider-helped-the-nsa-equation-group-hacking-tools-leak/ https://motherboard.vice.com/read/former-nsa-staffers-rogue-insider-shadow-brokers-theory?trk_source=popular https://taia.global/2016/08/shadowbroker-is-a-native-english-speaker-trying-to-appear-non-native/ http://www.reuters.com/article/us-intelligence-nsa-commentary-idUSKCN10X01P http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/08/nsa-linked-cisco-exploit-poses-bigger-threat-than-previously-thought/ http://www.securityweek.com/leaked-cisco-asa-exploit-adapted-newer-versions https://threatpost.com/cisco-begins-patching-equation-group-asa-zero-day/120124/ https://threatpost.com/ripper-atm-malware-uses-malicious-evm-chip/120192/ http://www.securityweek.com/ripper-atm-malware-linked-thailand-heist […]

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Did the NSA get hacked? Pokemon Go users fall prey to malware, and a TCP vulnerability is found on many Android devices. 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 —————————— https://threatpost.com/pokemon-go-spam-ransomware-on-the-rise/119948/ https://threatpost.com/malicious-pokemon-go-app-installs-backdoor-on-android-devices/119174/ https://threatpost.com/tcp-flaw-in-linux-extends-to-80-percent-of-android-devices/119897/ http://www.cs.ucr.edu/~zhiyunq/pub/sec16_TCP_pure_offpath.pdf http://www.techinsider.io/nsa-cyberweapon-auction-shadow-brokers-2016-8 https://theintercept.com/2016/08/19/the-nsa-was-hacked-snowden-documents-confirm/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/08/group-claims-to-hack-nsa-tied-hackers-posts-exploits-as-proof/ https://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:owtq6OBSmgEJ:https://theshadowbrokers.tumblr.com/+&cd=1&hl=en&ct=clnk&gl=us http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2016/08/snowden-speculates-leak-of-nsa-spying-tools-is-tied-to-russian-dnc-hack/ https://securelist.com/blog/incidents/75812/the-equation-giveaway/ https://www.wired.com/2016/08/shadow-brokers-mess-happens-nsa-hoards-zero-days/ Youtube […]

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Millions of Volkswagen Cars are Vulnerable to a Hack, and apparently so is that air-gapped PC, plus several hotels in the US get their credit card data stolen. 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://www.usenix.org/system/files/conference/usenixsecurity16/sec16_paper_garcia.pdf https://threatpost.com/key-fob-hack-allows-attackers-to-unlock-millions-of-cars/119846/ https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/news/100-million-volkswagens-at-risk-with-new-wireless-key-hack/ https://www.wired.com/2016/08/oh-good-new-hack-can-unlock-100-million-volkswagens/ https://threatpost.com/westin-marriott-sheraton-hotels-hit-by-payment-card-malware/119879/ […]

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Description: Bluetooth smart locks can be hacked wirelessly, apple begins a bug bounty program finally, point of sale terminals are hacked once again, and Qualcomm had a few Android chipset security flaws. 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://www.tomsguide.com/us/bluetooth-lock-hacks-defcon2016,news-23129.html […]

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It is time to leave LastPass? Wireless keyboards can spy on you! A gov’t agency finally gets 2FA, and Android security notifications are now a thing.. 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://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/07/27/zero_day_hole_can_pwn_millions_of_lastpass_users_who_visit_a_site/ https://threatpost.com/lastpass-patches-ormandy-remote-compromise-flaw/119533/ http://www.pcworld.com/article/3101354/security/how-to-make-sure-youre-using-the-latest-version-of-lastpass-for-firefox.html https://blog.lastpass.com/2016/07/lastpass-security-updates.html/ https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=884 https://www.wired.com/2016/07/radio-hack-steals-keystrokes-millions-wireless-keyboards/ http://www.keysniffer.net/affected-devices/ […]

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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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