The CyberWire Daily Podcast for 04.24.17

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In today’s podcast we hear that cyberattack worries mount with international tensions over North Korea. France’s first-round presidential elections conclude with two outsiders headed for the finals. WikiLeaks’ and ShadowBrokers’ leaks find their way into the criminal wild. US shows renewed interest in prosecuting WikiLeaks’ Assange. Locky ransomware is back from the dead. SMSVova spyware kicked out of the PlayStore. More Canadian pharma spam. Emily Wilson from Terbium labs describes the unintended consequences of "spectacle" attacks. Seleznev gets 27 years for carding. And notes on some less-than-fully-successful criminals.

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