Smashing Security

A helpful and hilarious take on the week's tech SNAFUs. Computer security industry veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault chat with guests about cybercrime, hacking, and online privacy. It's not your typical cybersecurity podcast... Winner: "Best Security Podcast 2018." Follow the podcast on Twitter at @SmashinSecurity, and subscribe for free in your favourite podcast app. New episodes released every Thursday. Bonus "splinter" episodes when we feel like it...

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 40m. Bisher sind 126 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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124: Poisoned porn ads, the A word, and why why why Wipro?


The hacker who lived the high life after spreading malware via porn sites, Wipro demonstrates how to turn a cybersecurity crisis into a PR disaster, and why are humans listening in to your Alexa conversations?


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123: Backups - a necessary evil? (replay)


In this special "splinter" episode of the "Smashing Security" podcast from September 2017 we tackle the tricky subject of backups - When did you last backup your data? How and what should you backup? And where should you store them? Lots of questions and Graham gets to do his Tina Turner impression.


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122: The big fat con at Office Depot


Office Depot and OfficeMax are fined millions for tricking customers into thinking their computers were infected with malware, car alarms can make your vehicle less secure, and facial recognition in apartment blocks comes under the microscope.


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121: Hijacked motel rooms, ASUS PCs, and leaky apps


An app leaking private conversations and intimate photographs is ignoring requests to fix the problem, hackers poison a security update sent to ASUS PCs, and how to protect your privacy in motel rooms.


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120: Silk Road with Deliveroo


Online drug dealers get busted due to poor OPSEC! People are still failing to wipe their USB sticks properly! A potential presidential candidate is outed as a former hacker! Flat Earthers! Pi! Empathy!


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119: Hijacked homes, porn passports, and ransomware regret


A $150 million mansion is hijacked online, Brits will soon have to scan their passport to watch internet porn, and are organisations right to pay up when hit by ransomware?


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 2019-03-14  54m
 
 

118: The 's' in IoT stands for security


Twerking robot assistants, an app from Saudi Arabia that lets men track women, and a gnarly skiing security snarl-up!


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 2019-03-07  42m
 
 

episode 117: 117: SWATs on a plane


Why is Tampa's mayor tweeting about blowing up the airport? Are hackers trying to connect with you via LinkedIn? And has Maria succeeded in her attempt to survive February without Facebook? Plus, after last week's discussion about the legal battle between Mondelez and Zurich Insurance, we have a chat with security veteran Martin Overton to take a deeper look into cyberinsurance.


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 2019-02-28  57m
 
 

116: Stalking debtors, Facebook farce, and a cyber insurance snag


How would *you* track someone who owed you money? What was the colossal flaw Facebook left on its website for anyone to exploit and hijack accounts? And what excuse are insurance companies giving for not paying victims of the NotPetya malware millions of dollars?


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 2019-02-21  45m
 
 

115: Love, Nests, and is 2FA destroying the world?


Is two factor authentication such a pain in the rear end that it's costing the economy millions? Do you feel safe having a Google Nest in your home? And don't get caught by a catfisher this Valentine's Day.


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 2019-02-14  38m