Security Now (MP3)

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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.

686 SN 686: Libssh's Big Whoopsie! Oct. 24, 2018

Security Now (Audio) This week a widely used embedded OS (FreeRTOS) is in the doghouse, as are at least eight D-Link routers which have serious problems most of which D-Link has stated will never be patched. We look at five new problems in Drupal 7 and 8, two of which are rated critical, trouble with Live Networks RTSP streaming server, still more trouble with the now-infamous Windows 10 Build 1809 feature update, and a long standing 0-day in the widely used and most popular plugin for jQuery. We then look at what can only be described as an embarrassing mistake ...

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China Chip Hack, Google+
683 SN 683: The Facebook Breach Oct. 3, 2018
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682 SN 682: SNI Encryption Sept. 26, 2018
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680 SN 680: Exploits & Updates Sept. 12, 2018
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678 SN 678: Never a Dull Moment Aug. 29, 2018
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677 SN 677: The Foreshadow Flaw Aug. 22, 2018
The Latest Intel Speculation Disaster
676 SN 676: The Mega FaxSploit Aug. 14, 2018
Black Hat and DEF CON 2018 Hacks
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Google, MS, FB, & Twitter Play Nice
Russian Election Hack Indictments
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Active Wormable Exploitation