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Digital Shadows' ShadowTalk discusses the latest threat intelligence and cybersecurity news with our panel of threat intelligence experts, security engineers, security researchers, and more.

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Digital Shadows' ShadowTalk discusses the latest threat intelligence and cybersecurity news with our panel of threat intelligence experts, security engineers, security researchers, and more.

    Weekly: CWT pays ransom, data leaked for 900+ Pulse Secure Servers, EU issues first cyber sanctions

    Weekly: CWT pays ransom, data leaked for 900+ Pulse Secure Servers, EU issues first cyber sanctions

    In this week’s episode, Viktoria is joined by Kim, Dylan and Demelza to discuss:
    - Ransomware negotiations between CWT and cyberattackers
    - Impact and severity of passwords leaked for 900+ pulse secure
    enterprise servers to criminal forum
    - The Ghostwriter/disinformation campaign overview: series of
    disinformation campaigns, aligned to Russian security interests -
    activity and attribution
    - EU issues first sanctions against Russian and Chinese cyber actors:
    Impact, effectiveness and reasoning behind this

    Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-07-august-2020


    ***Resources from this week’s podcast***

    CWT: https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-cyber-cwt-ransom/payment-sent-travel-giant-cwt-pays-4-5-million-ransom-to-cyber-criminals-idUKKCN24W26P

    Pulse Secure VPN: https://www.zdnet.com/article/hacker-leaks-passwords-for-900-enterprise-vpn-servers/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

    EU Sanctions: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/foreign-secretary-welcomes-first-eu-sanctions-against-malicious-cyber-actors

    https://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:32020D1127&from=EN

    • 21 min
    Special: Guest Geoff White Talks Best-Selling Book Crime Dot Com

    Special: Guest Geoff White Talks Best-Selling Book Crime Dot Com

    On this ShadowTalk hosts Viktoria and James talk to special guest Geoff about his best selling book Crime Dot Com: From Viruses to Vote Rigging, How Hacking Went Global and beyond that, themes within cybercrime, from the commodification of personal data to cybercrime tactics and tools.

    Find Geoff’s book here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Crime-Dot-Com-Viruses-Rigging/dp/1789142857

    Visit Geoff’s website: https://geoffwhite.tech/

    • 41 min
    Weekly: Garmin ransomware attack, QSnatch malware, and ShinyHunters Stage 2

    Weekly: Garmin ransomware attack, QSnatch malware, and ShinyHunters Stage 2

    This week it’s a full house with ShadowTalk hosts Alex, Kacey, Charles, Alec and Rick. During this episode they cover:
    - Garmin ransomware attacks - what happened?
    - Kacey talks QSnatch malware - history and new alerts
    - Stage 2 from ShinyHunters and the 50 high profile organizations that had information leaked

    Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-31-july-2020


    ***Resources from this week’s podcast***

    Garmin ransomware: https://www.zdnet.com/article/garmins-outage-ransomware-attack-response-lacking-as-earnings-loom/

    QSnatch malware: https://www.zdnet.com/article/cisa-says-62000-qnap-nas-devices-have-been-infected-with-the-qsnatch-malware/#ftag=RSSbaffb68

    ShinyHunters: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/hacker-leaks-386-million-user-records-from-18-companies-for-free/

    • 23 min
    Weekly: Trickbot trojan mishaps, Emotet resurgence, Twitter takeovers, and APT group updates

    Weekly: Trickbot trojan mishaps, Emotet resurgence, Twitter takeovers, and APT group updates

    This week’s ShadowTalk hosts Adam, Demi, Stefano and Kim discuss the latest threat intelligence stories. In this episode they cover:
    -Trickbot trojan mishap causes wide-spread warnings, alerting users of threatening activity
    -Dangerous malware Emotet resurges and partners with Trickbot to infect a large number or users
    -Twitter takeover updates - what we know so far
    -NCSC advisory about APT29 targeting Covid-19 vaccine research
    -APT35 footage surfaces, exposing the group’s information

    Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/digitalshadows/weekly-intelligence-summary-24-july-2020

    ***Resources from this week's podcast***

    NCSC: https://www.ncsc.gov.uk/news/advisory-apt29-targets-covid-19-vaccine-development
    Twitter Updates: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/coinbase-blocked-twitter-hackers-from-stealing-an-extra-280k/
    Emotet: https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/emotet-trickbot-malware-duo-is-back-infecting-windows-machines/
    APT35: https://www.wired.com/story/iran-apt35-hacking-video/

    • 18 min
    Weekly: Twitter takeovers, Data Viper breached by NightLion, and a look at CryptBB

    Weekly: Twitter takeovers, Data Viper breached by NightLion, and a look at CryptBB

    This week’s ShadowTalk hosts Alex, Kacey, and Alec discuss the latest threat intelligence stories. In this epic episode they cover:
    -Top Twitter accounts that were accessed to promote a Bitcoin scam
    -Threat Intel platform Data Viper gets breached in revenge attack by threat actor NightLion
    -Updates on cybercriminal forum CryptBB - where are they now and what does the future hold?

    Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/weekly-intelligence-summary/weekly-intelligence-summary-17-july-2020

    ***Resources from this week’s podcast***

    Twitter attack https://twitter.com/TwitterSupport/status/1283518038445223936?s=20
    Data Viper breach https://krebsonsecurity.com/2020/07/breached-data-indexer-data-viper-hacked/
    CryptBB blog by DS Photon Team https://www.digitalshadows.com/blog-and-research/cryptbb-demystifying-the-illusion-of-the-private-forum/

    • 26 min
    Weekly: PAN-OS Vulnerability, Lazarus Group, BEC scammer “Hushpuppi”, and New Photon ATO Research

    Weekly: PAN-OS Vulnerability, Lazarus Group, BEC scammer “Hushpuppi”, and New Photon ATO Research

    This week, Digital Shadows team Viktoria, Demelza, Adam and Stefano cover:

    -PAN-OS Vulnerability (CVE-2020-2021): Impact & Mitigation
    -Magecart Developments: Lazarus Group tied to Magecart
    -FBI arrests “Hushpuppi” for alleged BEC Cybercrime Scheme
    -Photon ATO Research: Overview + Key takeaways

    Get this week’s intelligence summary at https://resources.digitalshadows.com/weekly-intelligence-summary/weekly-intelligence-summary-10-july-2020

    • 22 min

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Great podcast to stay informed on emerging cyber threats

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