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2018-10-10 | Natalie’s WhatsApp bug, More debates on the Bloomberg Chinese Microchip stories, and What are the biggest cybersecurity trends in 2018

Wednesday, October 10

TOP STORY

  • Natalie Silvanovich discovered a WhatsApp vulnerability where answering a call from an attacker could completely compromise the iOS or Android client.

TWEET OF THE DAY

  • It would be great to move InfoSec norms closer to aviation safety, where close-calls are disclosed in a standard, centralized manner and discussed rationally by experts who extract lessons from the mistakes of others. However, we currently don't live in that world. (1/6) - @alexstamos

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