The RSA Conference 2018 kicks off this week in San Francisco, drawing attendees from around the world eager to learn more about the latest threats, vulnerabilities, and security products and tools for the coming year. This year’s conference has more than 650 exhibitors and 550 sessions covering everything from cryptocurrency to the Internet of Things. Threatpost’s Tom Spring and Lindsey O’Donnell, who will be covering the conference, talk about what sessions and keynotes will stick out.
Private intelligence gathering firm LocalBlox leaked data on 48 million users that was scraped from Facebook, LinkedIn, Zillow and other sites.
Researchers found a new iOS vulnerability called “trustjacking,” which exploits a feature called iTunes Wi-Fi Sync to give attackers persistent control over victims’ devices.
Researchers have identified a hacking group behind several widescale maritime shipping industry business email compromise (BEC) attacks since June.