Elections, Geo-aware malware, and SS7 vs. 2FA

Hackers emit 9GB of stolen Macron ’emails’ two days before French presidential election Hmm, who could possibly do such a thing? | theregister.co.uk

‘Fatboy’ Ransomware Extorts Money Based on Victims’ Countries
Cybersecurity researchers have discovered a new variant of ransomware that automatically adjusts its ransom demand from victims based on their location. Targets in wealthier countries will be forced to pay…  | lifars.com

After years of warnings, mobile network hackers exploit SS7 flaws to drain bank accounts O2 confirms online thefts using stolen 2FA SMS codes. | theregister.co.uk

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