Are public figures lying about being hacked? What were online criminals doing with 711 million email addresses? And how could scammers profit from Hurricane Harvey?
All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by HaveIBeenPwned’s Troy Hunt.
The Onliner spambot weaponized a whopping 711 million email accounts to distribute spam emails laden with malware.
David Bisson reports.