Open Server Sadness Layer | TechSNAP 256 March 4, 2016
OpenSSL issues a major security advisory, we break down the important details, then go in depth on the real world impact of these flaws. Plus some great storage and networking question, a packed round up & much, much more!
Dip the Chip | TechSNAP 255 Feb. 26, 2016
What’s taking the states so long to catch up to the rest of the civilized world and dip the chip? Turns out it's really complicated, we explain. Plus keeping a Hospital secure is much more than following HIPAA, and an analysis of Keybase malware.
Weaponized Comic Sans | TechSNAP 254 Feb. 19, 2016
A common vulnerability is impacting Firefox, LibreOffice, and others, the 7 problems with ATM security, and the Enterprise grade protection defeated with a batch script. Plus some great questions, our answers, a rockin roundup, and much much more!
Cisco's Perfect 10 | TechSNAP 253 Feb. 12, 2016
Cisco has a wormable vulnerability in its Firewall appliances, crimeware that allows unlimited ATM withdrawals & the big problem with the Java installer. Plus great questions, a rocking round up & much, much more!
Hot Norse Potato | TechSNAP 252 Feb. 5, 2016
A new openSSL exploit, cyber security firm Norse implodes & the Windows Hot Potato flaw that’s been around for over a decade. Plus great questions, our answers, a rockin round up & much, much more!
A Look Back On Feedback | TechSNAP 251 Jan. 28, 2016
Since Allan is off being fancy at FOSDEM, we decided that now would be a good time to celebrate the audience & feature some of the best feedback we've had over the years!
Lights out Management | TechSNAP 250 Jan. 21, 2016
The bizarre saga of Juniper maybe finally be coming to a conclusion, details about SLOTH, the latest SSL vulnerability that also affects IPSec and SSH & the attack on the Ukrainian power grid made possible by malware & much more!
Internet of Threats | TechSNAP 249 Jan. 15, 2016
A Critical OpenSSH flaw can expose your private keys, a new WiFi spec for IoT devices, that has all the classic issues & Intel’s SkyLake bug. Plus your feedback, our answers, a rockin’ round up & so much more!
Virtual Private Surveillance | TechSNAP 248 Jan. 8, 2016
We break down the Bicycle attack against SSL, the story of Brian Krebs’s PayPal account getting backed & the scoop on the Juniper Saga. Plus some great questions, our answers, a news breaking round up & much more!
Snappy New Year! | TechSNAP 247 Dec. 31, 2015
We take a look back at some of the big stories of 2015, at least, as we see it. Plus the round up & more!
Allan's Favorite Things | TechSNAP 246 Dec. 24, 2015
It’s a collection of Allan’s favorite moments from TechSNAP past. Plus the week’s new stories in the roundup & much more!
Insecurity Appliance | TechSNAP 245 Dec. 18, 2015
Meet BOOTTRASH the Malware that executes before your OS does, the hard questions you need to ask when buying a security appliance, Project Zero finds flaws in Fireeye hardware. Plus some great audience questions, a big round up & much, much more!
Finding Nakamoto | TechSNAP 244 Dec. 11, 2015
Bitcoin’s creator has been found again, we’ll cover what the media thinks they’ve figured out & what we really know. Then, 'In Patches We Trust: Why Security Updates have to get better', a great batch of questions, a huge round up & much more!
SpyFi Barbie | TechSNAP 243 Dec. 4, 2015
The US Government is offering free penetration tests, with a catch, we break down the VTech Breakin & the only sure way to protect your credit online. Plus great questions, a big round up with breaking news & much more!
A Keyboard Walks into a Barcode | TechSNAP 242 Nov. 26, 2015
A research team finds various ways to attack LastPass, how to use a cocktail of current Android exploits to own a device & hacking a point of sale system using poisoned barcodes! Plus some great questions, our answers, a rockin roundup & much, much more!
Double ROT-13 | TechSNAP 241 Nov. 20, 2015
Encryption & privacy took quite a beating this week in the wake of the Paris attacks. We come to its defense. Your ISP heard you like backdoors, so they put a backdoor in your backdoor, the story of the social RAT & more!
Zero-Days Of Our Lives | TechSNAP 240 Nov. 12, 2015
The first remote administration trojan that targets Android, Linux, Mac and Windows. Joomla and vBulletin have major flaws & tips for protecting your online privacy from some very motivated public figures. Plus great questions, a rockin' roundup & more!
PLAID Falls Out of Fashion | TechSNAP 239 Nov. 5, 2015
CISA provides no solutions, just new excuses. The new Australian smartcard system is a total disaster & why Google’s URLs are so crazy. Plus some great questions, our answers, a rockin' round up & much, much more!
Certifiable Authority | TechSNAP 238 Oct. 29, 2015
TalkTalk gets compromised, Hackers make cars safer & Google plays hardball with Symantec. Plus a great batch of your questions, a rocking round up & much, much more!
A Rip in NTP | TechSNAP 237 Oct. 23, 2015
The OpenZFS summit just wrapped up and Allan shares the exciting new features coming to the file system, researchers warn about flaws in NTP & of course we've got some critical patches. Plus a great batch of questions, a rockin' round up & much more!