Showing posts with label Steve Gibson. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Steve Gibson. Show all posts

March 23, 2017

How The Russians Hacked Yahoo

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The FBI has indicted four men — three Russians and one Canadian — with charges of hacking Yahoo, starting back in early 2014, to obtain access to half a billion Yahoo accounts.

March 1, 2017

Google Reveals Major Internet Explorer And Edge Flaw

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After giving Microsoft 90 days to fix the problem, Google publicly announced a “high-severity” flaw in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge.

February 22, 2017

Stealing A Used Connected Car

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In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson has a cautionary tale from the RSA Conference where a former car owner was still able to access his old connected car two years after he sold it.

January 31, 2017

Robot Outwits "I Am Not A Robot" Captcha

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In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte check out a video of a robot arm checking the "I'm not a robot" captcha.

January 25, 2017

Phishing Attack Using Browser Autofill

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In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson talks about a convenience feature in browsers such as Chrome, Safari and Opera that can leak personal information using autofill.

January 11, 2017

TV Station Activates Alexa To Order Dollhouses

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A San Diego news anchor activates many viewer's Amazon Alexas and ordering dollhouses.

January 4, 2017

The Internet Of Tattling Things

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Warrant for Amazon Echo records in murder case gets privacy advocates' attention.

December 14, 2016

A Brilliantly Horrific New Ransonware Twist

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In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson talks about "Popcorn Time" the latest twist in file encrypting malware, that gives you a choice of paying one bitcoin or successfully infecting two other people to get your files back.

November 30, 2016

San Francisco Muni Ransomware Hack

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In this episode of Security Now, Steven Gibson and Leo Laporte discuss San Francisco's municipal system being attacked by hackers.

November 9, 2016

Bombs Away!

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In this episode of Security Now, Steve Gibson briefly describes how the Windows Atom bomb exploit works.

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