Threatpost News Wrap, August 18, 2017
Q: How many drones are we bombing ISIS with? A: That’s secret, mmkay
10 gadgets to have while traveling
Cybercrime update: Big trouble in dark markets?
Phone location privacy – for armed robber – headed to Supreme Court
What weighs 800kg and runs Windows XP? How to buy an ATM for fun and profit
Skilled bad actors use new pulse wave DDoS attacks to hit multiple targets
A Deep Flaw in Your Car Lets Hackers Shut Down Safety Features
Rogers Cup ‘Tech and Tennis Day’ cybersecurity panel
Cyber News Rundown: Edition 8/18/17
New NIST draft embeds privacy into US govt security for the first time
Hacker Publishes iOS Secure Enclave Firmware Decryption Key
DSA-3946 libmspack
DSA-3947 newsbeuter
Russia boots off DailyStormer and CloudFlare removes DDoS protection
US cops point at cell towers and say: Give us every phone number that’s touched that mast
What code is running on Apple’s Secure Enclave security chip? Now we have a decryption key…
Don’t panic, Chicago, but an AWS S3 config blunder exposed 1.8 million voter records
Cisco Patches Privilege Escalation Bugs in APIC
Drupal Patches Critical Access Bypass in Core Engine
Speakers and Mics hacked to turn Music Into Surveillance Tool
Locky ransomware rises from the crypt with new Lukitus and Diablo variants
Rowhammer Attacks Come to MLC NAND Flash Memory
News in brief: new Bitcoin fork; HBO hacked; China cracks down
Woman targeted with 120 images on public transport via AirDrop
Hacker Sells 2FA bypass flaw in Poloniex exchange after 2 months wait
Vendor-neutral smart car bug has ‘dangerous’ and ‘even fatal’ consequences
5 Best Game Hacking Apps for Android
Nigerian Man Hacked Thousands of Global Oil & Gas and Energy Firms
Social media accounts of HBO, Game of Thrones and others hacked
Uber faces privacy audits every two years until 2037, rules FTC
London council ‘failed to test’ parking ticket app, exposed personal info
Lessons to learn after hackers hijack HBO’s Facebook and Twitter accounts
Buying encryption? Five good questions to ask before you do
Got an iPhone? Here’s what we think about the security of iOS11
It’s baaaack: Locky ransomware is on the rise again
Smashing Security #038: Gents! Stop airdropping your pics!
UK govt steams ahead with £5m facial recog system amid furore over innocents’ mugshots
Bank IT fella accused of masterminding multimillion-dollar insider-trading scam
Rowhammer RAM attack adapted to hit flash storage
DSA-3944 mariadb-10.0
NotPetya ransomware attack cost us $300m – shipping giant Maersk
Neo Nazi site DailyStormer moves to dark web that’s as good as dead
Locky Ransomware Variant Slips Past Some Defenses
LG service centers in S.Korea Possibly Hit By WannaCry ransomware
Disgraced US Secret Service agent coughs to second Bitcoin heist
News in brief: micro robots heal mice; Scottish Parliament hacked; Google Allo on desktops
Supply chain attack inserted backdoor into popular server management software
Flash’s Final Countdown Has Begun