Security Now!

SN 646: The InSpectre

Dodany: 17 stycznia 2018


This week we discuss more trouble with Intel's AMT, what does Skype's use of Signal really mean, the UK's data protection legislation gives researchers a bit of relief, the continuing winding down...

SN 645: The Speculation Meltdown

Dodany: 10 stycznia 2018


This week, before we focus upon the industry-wide catastrophe enabled by precisely timing the instructed execution of all contemporary high-performance processor architectures... we examine a...

SN 644: NSA Fingerprints

Dodany: 3 stycznia 2018


This week we discuss a new clever and disheartening abuse of our browser's handy-dandy username and password autofill, some recent and frantic scurrying around by many OS kernel developers, a...

SN 643: The Story of Bitcoin

Dodany: 26 grudnia 2017


In this special rebroadcast of Security Now from February 9, 2011, Steve Gibson explains, in detail, exactly how Bitcoin works.
Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte
Guest: Tom Merritt

SN 642: BGP

Dodany: 20 grudnia 2017


This week we examine how Estonia handled the Infineon crypto bug, two additional consequences of the pressure to maliciously mine cryptocurrency, 0-day exploits in the popular vBulletin forum...

SN 641: The iOS Security Trade-off

Dodany: 13 grudnia 2017


This week we discuss the details behind the "USB / JTAG takeover" of Intel's Management Engine, a rare Project Zero discovery, Microsoft's well-meaning but ill-tested IoT security project, troubles...

SN 640: More News & Feedback

Dodany: 6 grudnia 2017


This week we discuss the long-awaited end of StartCom & StartSSL, inside last week's macOS passwordless root account access and problems with Apple's patches, the question of Apple allowing 3D...

SN 639: News & Feedback

Dodany: 29 listopada 2017


This week we discuss a new bad bug found in the majority of SMTP mailing agents, 54 high-end HP printers found to be remotely exploitable, more than 3/4ths of 433,000 websites are using vulnerable...

SN 638: Quad Nine

Dodany: 22 listopada 2017


This week we discuss Windows having a birthday, Net Neutrality about to succumb to big business despite a valiant battle, Intel's response to the horrifying JTAG over USB discovery, another...

SN 637: Schneier on Equifax

Dodany: 15 listopada 2017


This week we discuss why Steve won't be relying upon Face ID for security, a clever new hack of longstanding NTFS and Windows behavior, the Vault8 WikiLeaks news, the predictable resurgence of the...

SN 636: ROCA Pain

Dodany: 8 listopada 2017


This week we discuss the inevitable dilution in the value of code signing, a new worrisome cross-site privacy leakage, is Unix embedded in all our motherboards? The ongoing application spoofing...

SN 635: Reaper Redux

Dodany: 1 listopada 2017


This week we examine the source of WannaCry, a new privacy feature for Firefox, Google's planned removal of HPKP, the idea of visual objects as a second factor, an iOS camera privacy concern, the...

SN 634: IoT Flash Botnets

Dodany: 25 października 2017


This week we discuss some ROCA fallout specifics, an example of PRNG misuse, the Kaspersky Lab controversy, a DNS security initiative for Android, another compromised download occurrence, a...

SN 633: KRACKing WiFi

Dodany: 18 października 2017


This week, we examine ROCA's easily factorable public keys, the surprising prevalence of web-based cryptocurrency mining, some interesting work in iOS password dialog spoofing, Google's Advanced...

SN 632: The DNSSEC Challenge

Dodany: 11 października 2017


This week we take a look at a well-handled breach-response at Disqus, a rather horrifying mistake Apple made in the implementation of their APFS encryption (and the difficulty to the user of fully...

SN 631: Private Contact Discovery

Dodany: 4 października 2017


This week we discuss some aspects of iOS v11, the emergence of browser hijack cryptocurrency mining, new information about the Equifax hack, Google security research and Gmail improvements,...

SN 630: The Great DOM Fuzz-Off

Dodany: 26 września 2017


This week, Father Robert and Steve follow more Equifax breach fallout, look at encryption standards blowback from the Edward Snowden revelations, examine more worrisome news of the CCleaner breach,...

SN 629: Apple Bakes Cookies

Dodany: 20 września 2017


This week Padre and Steve discuss what was up with Security Now's recent audio troubles, more on the Equifax Fiasco, the EFF & Cory Doctorow weigh in on forthcoming browser encrypted media...

SN 628: Equifax Fiasco

Dodany: 13 września 2017


This week we discuss last Friday's passing of our dear friend and colleague Jerry Pournelle, when AI is turned to evil purpose, whether and when Google's Chrome browser will warn of man in the...

SN 627: Sharknado

Dodany: 6 września 2017


(Although there are an unbelievable FIVE Sharknado movies, this will be the first and last time we use that title for a podcast!) This week we have another update on Marcus Hutchins, we discuss the...