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ICYMI: IoT alarms, Russia v Clinton v2, FireEye layoffs, cyber-crime Olympics

In case you missed it (ICYMI) this week, concerns over IOT burglar alarm, more attacks to come on Clinton campaign, FireEye redundancies and the Olympics of cyber-crime.

WhatsApp blocked then unblocked by Brazilian courts

In the third such scenario in the last eight months a Brazilian judge has ordered WhatsApp to be blocked in Brazil, before a higher circuit judge overturned that block.

Russian and Brazilian crooks collaborate to improve cyber-attacks

Cyber-criminals on all sides of the globe have defeated time differences and language barriers to team up and drive the evolution of the ever-changing malicious tools used in attacks.

Outbreak of Zika virus malware

Researchers have spotted a malicious spam campaign seeking to capitalise on global interest in the Zika virus outbreak.