Friday Five: 6/8 Edition

Facebook in hot water again, malware hits Rhode Island, regulation for data brokers, and more - catch up on the week's infosec news with this roundup!


New Abilities, Targets of VPNFilter Malware Disclosed

Researchers warned Wednesday that VPNFilter, the strain of potentially destructive malware uncovered last week, can infect more devices than previously thought. It also has the ability to intercept network traffic and deliver malicious payloads via a man-in-the-middle attack.






Domain Fronting Shutdown Hits Hard

Amazon followed in Google's footsteps this week in banning domain fronting, a technique that allows app and site developers to evade censorship.




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