FBI Gag orders are ruled constitutional, android ransomware threatens to leak your personal data, and verizon customers had a data breach. 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 Help us with Translations! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC3s0BtrBJpwNDaflRSoiieQ […]

Read more

Nuclear power plants are being targeted by hackers, NotPetya news isn’t over, Facebook wins a battle over privacy, and there’s lot of debate over 1Password’s new cloud push. 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 […]

Read more

DHS Removes Laptop Ban on Airplanes, Microsoft 10 To Block Ransomware?, and NotPetya Is A Wiper, Not Ransomware. 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 Help us with Translations! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC3s0BtrBJpwNDaflRSoiieQ —————————— Links: https://labs.bitdefender.com/2017/06/massive-goldeneye-ransomware-campaign-slams-worldwide-users/ […]

Read more

Microsoft just had a pretty bad week, WannaCry is still alive and kickin!, the CIA’s Brutal Kangaroo hits the web, and OpenVPN has flaws, so make sure to 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 […]

Read more

198 million us voters data has been exposed, the US warns of north korean cyberattacks, a hacker pleads guilty to attacks on military, and the CIA hacks routers with CherryBlossom. 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/ […]

Read more

Did Russia hack election systems, Comey testifies to the Senate, and a Ukrainian Power Grid is Downed by Crash Override. 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 Help us with Translations! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC3s0BtrBJpwNDaflRSoiieQ —————————— […]

Read more

Fireball malware infects millions of computers worldwide, a OneLogin breach creates headaches for users, and Wikileaks is back with another Vault7 leak. 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 Help us with Translations! […]

Read more

No more drone registration, watch movies with subtitles? Beware a remote code execution flaw, and was your name used for anti-net neutrality comments? 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 Help us with […]

Read more

Everything we know so far about WannaCrypt or WannaCry, Microsoft criticizes gov’t agencies, a keylogger is found on HP machines, and Trump’s new cybersecurity measures. 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 Help […]

Read more

Google fixes a major phishing attack, 2FA via text is still broken, and a remote code execution vulnerability has been reported to microsoft. 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 Help us with […]

Read more

The FCC has targeted net neutrality, the NSA stops -some- of their email spying, IoT vigilantes are on the rise, and Intel devices can be pwned. All that coming up now on Threat Wire. Links: https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/shady-conservative-group-is-flooding-the-fcc-with-anti-net-neutrality-comments https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/04/throttling-of-websites-and-online-services-might-help-customers-fcc-says/ https://thehackernews.com/2017/04/fcc-net-neutrality-rules.html https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/05/too-little-too-late-fcc-wins-net-neutrality-court-case/ https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DOC-344614A1.pdf https://act.eff.org/action/tell-congress-don-t-surrender-the-internet https://www.fcc.gov/ecfs/search/filings?limit=100&offset=0&proceedings_name=17-108&sort=date_disseminated,ASC https://www.nsa.gov/news-features/press-room/statements/2017-04-28-702-statement.shtml https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/04/nsa-stops-collection-of-us-citizens-e-mails-about-intel-targets/ https://www.cnet.com/news/nsa-ditches-controversial-aspect-of-its-spy-program/ https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/04/nsa-backdoor-detected-on-55000-windows-boxes-can-now-be-remotely-removed/ https://www.wired.com/2017/04/big-change-nsa-spying-marks-win-american-privacy/ https://theintercept.com/2017/04/28/nsa-backs-down-on-major-surveillance-program-that-captured-americans-communications-without-a-warrant/ https://www.wired.com/2017/04/clever-plan-fix-iot-security-still-drawbacks/ https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/04/a-vigilante-is-putting-huge-amount-of-work-into-infecting-iot-devices/ https://thehackernews.com/2017/04/vigilante-hacker-iot-botnet_26.html https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/04/brickerbot-the-permanent-denial-of-service-botnet-is-back-with-a-vengeance/ https://themerkle.com/brickerbot-developer-claims-he-bricked-over-2-million-iot-devices-so-far/ https://securelist.com/blog/research/78160/hajime-the-mysterious-evolving-botnet/ https://semiaccurate.com/2017/05/01/remote-security-exploit-2008-intel-platforms/ […]

Read more

The FCC still isn’t so keen on internet freedom, a new car could cost as little as $22, and it’s possible to phish people using Unicode. 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 […]

Read more

Emergency sirens went off in Dallas, but it was a pretty low-tech hack, inmates in an Ohio prison build their own computers to access the internet, and the ShadowBrokers offer up a Good Friday Surprise from the NSA. 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: […]

Read more

A Bipartisan bill for better border protections? Did Symantec just oust the CIA? And Wi-Fi networks can hack your phone, 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 Help us with Translations! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC3s0BtrBJpwNDaflRSoiieQ —————————— […]

Read more

Do you use a VPN? ATMs are being hacked, again, and the CIAs marble framework was used to hide their hacks. 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 Help us with Translations! http://www.youtube.com/timedtext_cs_panel?tab=2&c=UC3s0BtrBJpwNDaflRSoiieQ […]

Read more

Symantec issued HTTPS certificates are on Google’s chopping block, the Senate votes to allow ISPs to sell web search data, Wikileaks says the CIA targets Apple devices, and John Deere tractors are being hacked. 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 Threat […]

Read more

Twitter Counter gets hacked, WhatsApp and Telegram web apps vulnerable to account takeovers, four have been indicted in one of the Yahoo hacks, and the White House has a new cybersecurity coordinator. 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 […]

Read more

Wikileaks publicizes Vault 7, 8000 plus pages of CIA documents. 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://wikileaks.org/ciav7p1/ https://twitter.com/wikileaks/status/839105996429668352 https://twitter.com/whispersystems/status/839204754718932992?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw https://wikileaks.com/ciav7p1/cms/page_11629096.html https://wikileaks.com/ciav7p1/cms/files/iOS%20Exploits%20-%20iOS%20-%20EDG%20Confluence.pdf https://wikileaks.org/ciav7p1/cms/page_12353643.html https://www.cnet.com/news/weeping-angel-hack-samsung-smart-tv-cia-wikileaks/ https://wikileaks.org/ciav7p1/cms/page_7995642.html https://wikileaks.org/ciav7p1/cms/page_20873532.html http://www.reuters.com/article/us-cia-wikileaks-leak-idUSKBN16F2CZ https://www.facebook.com/wikileaks/videos/1262453947123048/ https://www.cnet.com/news/google-android-chrome-cia-exploits-wikileaks-vault-7-julian-assange/ https://www.cnet.com/news/microsoft-systems-seem-safe-from-wikileaks-alleged-cia-hacks/ https://www.cnet.com/news/apple-cia-wikileaks-vault-7-ios-patches-vulnerabilities/ […]

Read more

The FCC stays privacy regulations for consumers, 32 million total yahoo accounts were hacked with that cookie problem a few months ago, and CloudPets is really digging themselves into a grave with this toy hack. 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: […]

Read more

Cloudflare experiences a bug, SHA-1 is officially dead, and a man accused of DDoSing almost a million people has been arrested. . 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://blog.cloudflare.com/incident-report-on-memory-leak-caused-by-cloudflare-parser-bug/ https://twitter.com/taviso/status/832744397800214528 […]

Read more

Malware can record your conversations, Trump is under fire from Congress representatives, and connected car apps are vulnerable to hacks. 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/hackers-who-took-control-of-pc-microphones-siphon-600-gb-from-70-targets/ https://cyberx-labs.com/en/blog/operation-bugdrop-cyberx-discovers-large-scale-cyber-reconnaissance-operation/ https://www.cnet.com/news/congressman-pushes-for-investigation-on-trumps-android-phone/ https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/02/trumps-apparent-string-of-security-faux-pas-trigger-call-for-house-investigation/ […]

Read more

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/ […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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/ […]

Read more

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 […]

Read more

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/ […]

Read more

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

Read more

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/

Read more