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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
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
OTHER ARTICLES WE’RE READING
Yup: The Cybersecurity World Is Debating WTF Is Going on With Bloomberg’s Chinese Microchip Stories. Patrick has some more questions
Intel’s 9th generation CPUs to include hardware protection Spectre and Meltdown variants
Dropbox CISO Chris Evans answers What are the biggest cybersecurity trends in 2018?
WeldPond: do we need a DOD Weapons Village at DEF CON?
Opportunity for H1 customers: Shall we (re)test?
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