Gerry and Steve discuss organizations challenge of securing their supply chain, citing a recent robotics company that lost IP from major car vendors. They provide an update on the Healthcare Sector Coordinating Councils efforts on executing on the 2017 Healthcare Cybersecurity Taskforce report. They dive into Emotet malware and how it has evolved from a simple banking trojan in 2014 to a threat distribution platform. As always they wrap up with one cool thing.

Show Notes

Resources:

Third Party Risk

https://www.upguard.com/breaches/short-circuit-how-a-robotics-vendor-exposed-confidential-data-for-major-manufacturing-companies

Healthcare Sector Coordinating Council Cybersecurity Working Group

https://nhisac.org/announcements/healthcare-sector-coordinating-councils-cybersecurity-working-group-moves-boost-membership/

Emotet

https://www.symantec.com/blogs/threat-intelligence/evolution-emotet-trojan-distributor

One Cool Things

Alexa interprets sign language

https://www.theverge.com/2018/7/24/17606614/amazon-alexa-echo-mod-sign-language-gestures-ai

Flying Cars

https://www.digitaltrends.com/cars/opener-blackfly-flying-car/

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