Hamas hackers have been blamed for briefly hijacking an Israeli TV webcast of the Eurovision Song Contest semi-finals last night.
Israel strikes back at Hamas’s hacking HQ, a new sextortion email comes with a twist, and Carole saves the world with some help from hacked Roomba vacuum cleaners.
All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by Malicious Life’s Ran Levi.
“HamasCyberHQ.exe has been removed” tweeted the Israeli Defense Force.
Bogus social networking profiles of young, attractive women are being used to trick soldiers into installing malicious spyware on their smartphones.
Mahmoud al-Mabhouh, a senior Hamas official, was murdered at Dubai’s al-Bustan Rotana hotel by a professional assassination team of 11 people.
Now a report claims that a Trojan horse helped the assassins track their victim.
Read more in my article at Naked Security.