Every month, we round up the latest news from the cybersecurity world: take a look at the ones we selected for you.
The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies
The attack by Chinese spies reached almost 30 U.S. companies, including Amazon and Apple, by compromising America’s technology supply chain, according to extensive interviews with government and corporate sources.. Read the whole article on Blomberg
WhatsApp Bug Let Hackers Use Video Calls to Take Control of Accounts
A researcher for Google’s Project Zero security team on Tuesday revealed in a report that a bug affecting the messaging app WhatsApp would enable bad actors to take control of a user’s account by answering a video call. Read the whole article on Fortune
How Russian Spies Infiltrated Hotel Wi-Fi to Hack Victims Up Close
US and Europe law enforcement agencies have detailed another, far more hacking tactic: Snooping on Wi-Fi from a vehicle parked a few feet away from a target office—or even from a laptop inside their hotel. Read the whole article on Wired