Security Now (Audio)

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.


episode 712: Credential Stuffing Attacks

• The large and emerging threat of website credential stuffing attacks.
• Privacy fallout from our recent coverage of Facebook and Google
• The uptake rate of recent Windows 10 feature releases
• The source of the A/V troubles with the April patch Tuesday updates
• The NIST's formal fuzzing development
• A massive and ongoing database data leak involving more than half of all American households
• Windows Insiders are already finding that their systems won't update to the May 2019 feature update.
• United Airlines passengers have noticed and been understandably upset by seatback cameras pointing at them.

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