Scattered Spider hacker snagged in Spain.

CyberWire Daily

Jun 17 2024 • 36 mins

Spanish authorities snag a top Scattered Spider hacker. HC3 issues an alert about PHP. WIRED chats with ShinyHunters about the breach affecting Snowflake customers. Meta delays LLM training over European privacy concerns. D-Link urges customers to upgrade routers against a factory installed backdoor. A new Linux malware uses emojis for command and control. Vermont’s Governor vetoes a groundbreaking privacy bill. California fines Blackbaud millions over a 2020 data breach. Guest Patrick Joyce, Proofpoint's Global Resident CISO, sharing some key challenges, expectations and priorities of chief information security officers (CISOs) worldwide. N2K’s CSO Rick Howard for a preview of his latest CSO Perspectives podcast episode on The Current State of XDR: A Rick-the-Toolman episode.  Be sure to change those virtual locks.  Our 2024 N2K CyberWire Audience Survey is underway, make your voice heard and get in the running for a $100 Amazon gift card. Remember to leave us a 5-star rating and review in your favorite podcast app. Miss an episode? Sign-up for our daily intelligence roundup, Daily Briefing, and you’ll never miss a beat. And be sure to follow CyberWire Daily on LinkedIn. CyberWire Guest Guest Patrick Joyce, Proofpoint's Global Resident CISO, sharing some key challenges, expectations and priorities of chief information security officers (CISOs) worldwide. You can learn more from their 2024 Voice of the CISO report.  CSO Perspectives  Dave is joined by N2K’s CSO Rick Howard for a preview of his latest CSO Perspectives podcast episode on The Current State of XDR: A Rick-the-Toolman episode. You can find the accompanying essay here. If you are not an N2K CyberWire Pro subscriber, you can catch the first half of the episode as a preview here.  Selected Reading Alleged Scattered Spider ringleader taken down in Spain after law enforcement crackdown (ITPro) US HC3 issues alert on critical PHP vulnerability impacting healthcare sector (Industrial Cyber) Hackers Detail How They Allegedly Stole Ticketmaster Data From Snowflake (WIRED) Meta Pauses European GenAI Development Over Privacy Concerns (Infosecurity Magazine) Hidden Backdoor in D-Link Routers Let Attacker Login as Admin (GB Hackers) New Linux malware is controlled through emojis sent from Discord (Bleeping Computer) Vermont governor rejects state’s tough data privacy bill (The Record) Blackbaud must pay $6.75 million, improve security after lying about scope of 2020 hack (The Record) Former IT employee gets 2.5 years for wiping 180 virtual servers (Bleeping Computer)  Share your feedback. We want to ensure that you are getting the most out of the podcast. Please take a few minutes to share your thoughts with us by completing our brief listener survey as we continually work to improve the show.  Want to hear your company in the show? You too can reach the most influential leaders and operators in the industry. Here’s our media kit. Contact us at cyberwire@n2k.com to request more info. The CyberWire is a production of N2K Networks, your source for strategic workforce intelligence. © N2K Networks, Inc. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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