BF-SIRT Newsletter 2016-43

The top stories from this week consist of stories such as DDoS on Dyn Impacts Twitter, Spotify, Reddit, and Inside The Foggy, Shady Market For Zero-Day Bugs. You can also read a story about Horrible hacks, death robots, and kamikaze phones: Meet the scariest tech of the year, and Android phones rooted by “most serious” Linux escalation bug ever.

Top 5 Security links
Double-dip Internet-of-Things botnet attack felt across the Internet
How Google’s Project Zero made Apple refactor its kernel
Critical Vulnerabilities Patched in Joomla
Researchers tag new brace of bugs in NTP, but they’re fixable
Using Rowhammer bitflips to root Android phones is now a thing

Top Business Intelligence links
How Clinton, Trump Could Champion Cybersecurity
How To Build A Strong Security Awareness Program
Security Economics MOOC