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2018-02-19 | The Economic costs of malicious cyber activity, SWIFT exploitation, and PcapXray
Monday, February 19
Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) released a report detailing the economic costs of malicious cyber activity on the U.S. economy. Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy upwards of $100 billion in 2016.
Subdomain takeover on developer.openapi.starbucks.com [29 upvotes] - $2,000 bounty for this report to Starbucks by @dpgribkov.
Leak ██████████ information in real time through API request [65 upvotes] - $2,000 + $1,000 BONUS bounty for this report to Grabtaxi by @severus.
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OTHER ARTICLES WE’RE READING
SWIFT breaches disclosed by Russian and Indian banks
Google’s Project Zero disclosed Microsoft Edge: ACG bypass using UnmapViewOfFile
PcapXray - visualize a Packet Capture offline as a Network Diagram including device identification, highlight important communication and file extraction
ETH scammers on the twitters troll @vitalikbuterin
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Cybersecurity is a common good; lax cybersecurity imposes negative externalities on other economic entities and on private citizens. Failure to account for these negative externalities results in underinvestment in cybersecurity by the private sector relative to the socially optimal level of investment.