Trojan Source--a threat to the software supply chain. Ransomware goes to influence operations school. Triple extortion? Criminal target selection.

CyberWire Daily

By CyberWire, Inc.

Trojan Source--a threat to the software supply chain. Ransomware goes to influence operations school. Triple extortion? Criminal target selection.

Tuesday, 2 November

Researchers describe Trojan Source, a hard-to-detect threat to the software supply chain. A ransomware gang takes a page from the information operator’s book. From double extortion to triple extortion, as other ransomware gangs add distributed denial-of-service to encryption and doxing. Criminals are now hacking on material, non-public information, the FBI warns. Joe Carrigan looks at multifactor adoption at Twitter. Our guest is Steve Ragan from Akamai on API security. And criminals hit healthcare providers in Newfoundland. For links to all of today's stories check out our CyberWire daily news briefing: https://www.thecyberwire.com/newsletters/daily-briefing/10/211
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