ICYMI: Reddit had a security incident – here’s what you need to know; DHS details electrical grid attacks by Russian Agents; Scams Exposed – eFoil for $199 from Sponsored Facebook ads? Town dusts off typewriters after cyber-attack; and, Iran Hacks Israel in Cyber Attack.
ICYMI: Top Huawei exec blasts US lawmakers as closed-minded and ill-informed; Facebook Files Patent For Tech That Can Take Advantage of Your Phone’s Mic; Pentagon Intelligence Chief: Russia And China Will Have Weapons in Space ‘In the Near Future’; Portland, Maine Ready to Flip Switch on Smart Traffic Signals; Eyes Closed in Photos? Facebook Al Can ‘Open’ Them.
ICYMI: Careful what you wish for—change and continuity in China’s cyber threats (part 2); Cyber criminals earn up to $2m a year, study shows; College students battle to control the power grid in Energy Department Challenge; Popular Android phone manufacturers caught lying about security updates; Zuckerberg hearing: Grasping — and grasping for — tech terms.
ICYMI: China’s government is keeping its security researchers from attending conferences; Cisco Systems Releases Its Annual Cybersecurity Report; How to Turn Off Facebook’s Facial Recognition; GAO: Homeland Security too slow in hiring cyber workers; and, Pre-Installed Malware Found on 5 Million Popular Android Phones.