Security Now (MP3)

by Leo Laporte · · · CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · 1816 subscribers

Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti- spyware program, creator of Spinrite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte. Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.

684 SN 684: The Supply Chain Oct. 10, 2018

Security Now (Audio) * An October Surprise of a different sort - Windows 10 update deletes users' files * A security researcher has massively weaponzied the existing MicroTik vulnerability and released it as a proof-of-concept * A clever voicemail WhatsApp OTP bypass * What happened with that recent Google+ breach? * Google tightens up its Chrome extensions security policies * WiFi radio protocol designations finally switch to simple version numbering * Intel unwraps its 9th-generation processors * Head-spinning PDF updates from Adobe and Foxit (this isn't a competition, guys!) * Bloomberg's earth-shaking controversial report on Chinese hardware hacking We invite ...


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