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Daily Briefing 2.23.18

Mirai strain's proxy servers. Ethereum trace vulnerabilties. Hacktivists vs. "stalkerware." Verizon, Thales trend reports.

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Daily Podcast 2.23.18

Mirai variant establishes proxies. Buggy smart contracts. Banking glitch. Studies from Verizon, Thales. FTC addresses credential stuffing.

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Week that Was 2.25.18

OilRig, again. Lazarus Group has a kid brother. Regulatory risk. Cybercrime and state protection. Industry notes.

Research Saturday 2.24.18

Or Katz is principal lead security researcher for Akamai's Enterprise Security Business Unit, and the research he’s sharing today is a widespread phishing campaign targeting users using an advertising tactic. The research is titled, “Gone Phishing for the Holidays."

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In this episode of the Recorded Future podcast we are joined once again by Allan Liska, senior threat intelligence analyst at Recorded Future, to walk through some of the key takeaways from the Gartner report and to see how the report aligns with Allan’s experience.
2018 forecast — CyberWire Special Edition
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4th Annual Women in Cyber Security Reception
The CyberWire is pleased to present the 4th Annual Women in Cyber Security Reception in cooperation with our partner the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland (CAMI) on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in Baltimore, MD.

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