Este joven estadounidense, un prodigio de la informática, se llama a sí mismo “ciberninja” y a través de su propia empresa quiere “educar a la gente, enseñarles cosas nuevas” sobre la seguridad en el mundo cibernético.
Fuente: Reuben Paul, el niño de 11 años que hackea ositos de peluche y ya tiene su propia empresa de ciberseguridad – El Mostrador
The US intelligence agencies are facing fresh embarrassment after WikiLeaks published what it described as the biggest ever leak of confidential documents from the CIA detailing the tools it uses to break into phones, communication apps and other electronic devices.
Fuente: WikiLeaks publishes ‘biggest ever leak of secret CIA documents’ | Media | The Guardian
It’s difficult to buy a new TV that doesn’t come with a suite of (generally mediocre) “smart” software, giving your home theater some of the functions typically found in phones and tablets. But bringing these extra features into your living room means bringing a microphone, too — a fact the CIA is exploiting, according to a new trove of documents released today by Wikileaks.
Fuente: Wikileaks Dump Shows CIA Could Turn Smart TVs into Listening Devices
The cyber-attack that brought down much of America’s internet last week was caused by a new weapon called the Mirai botnet and was likely the largest of its kind in history, experts said.
Fuente: DDoS attack that disrupted internet was largest of its kind in history, experts say | Technology | The Guardian
An enormous DDoS attack was a network of hacked Internet of Things devices, many of which were made by Xiongmai
Fuente: Chinese webcam maker recalls devices after cyberattack link | Technology | The Guardian
The huge attack on global internet access, which blocked some of the world’s most popular websites, is believed to have been unleashed by hackers using common devices like webcams and digital recorders.
Fuente: Cyber attack: hackers ‘weaponised’ everyday devices with malware to mount assault | Technology | The Guardian