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Ep. 024 - Sextortion, malicious adverts and randomness explained

3/20/2019
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In this Naked Security podcast, we explain how to handle sextortion, look at techniques for getting rid of malvertising, and discuss the things that make randomness hard. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/final-warning-email https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/cia-bribery-scam https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/sextortion-whats-new https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/chrome-will-soon-block-drive-by...

Duration:00:25:32

Ep. 023 - Facebook promises and Google Chrome patches

3/14/2019
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This week, the Naked Security Podcast tries to figure out where Mark Zuckerberg's new "Facebook Privacy Promise" is going, and digs into both the technical and community aspects of a recent Chrome zero-day bug. With Anna Brading, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/study-throws-security-shade-on-freelance https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/zuck-says-facebook-is-becoming-more-privacy-focused...

Duration:00:23:50

Ep. 022 - Plaintext passwords, cryptocoin criminality and the Momo monstrosity

3/5/2019
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The Naked Security podcast explains why storing plaintext passwords is an unnecessary evil, investigates a cryptocurrency spat between a software maker and a disgruntled user, and tells you some earnest but unpopular truths about how to keep your children safe online. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/millions-of-utilities-customers-passwords-stored-in-plain-text...

Duration:00:31:23

Ep. 021 - Leaked calls, a virus on the loose and passwords on display

2/26/2019
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The Naked Security podcast investigates a massive medical data blunder, tells you how NOT to do vulnerability disclosure, and asked whether password managers do more harm than good. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matt Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/milions-of-private-medical-calls-exposed https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/virus-attack-hackers-unleash https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/password-managers-leaking-data Music by:...

Duration:00:30:56

Ep. 020 - Leaky containers, careless coders and risky USB cables

2/19/2019
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The Naked Security podcast explains the recent security hole in Linux products such as Docker and Kubernetes, ponders whether Apple's insistence on 2FA for developers will bring rogue apps under control, and tells you whether to worry about booby-trapped USB cables. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin and Greg Iddon. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/linux-container-bug-could-eat-your-server https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com//apple-fighting-pirate-app-developers...

Duration:00:20:38

Ep. 019 - Android holes, iOS screengrabbing and USB poo

2/12/2019
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The Naked Security podcast pokes a stick into the latest critical security bugs in Android, investigates the dubious art of iOS screenshots you didn't take yourself, and marvels at the USB drive that survived a seal's digestive tract. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/android-vulnerabilities-open-pie https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/iphone-apps-record-your-screen...

Duration:00:24:56

Ep. 018 - Home invasions, snoopy apps and Android versus iOS

2/5/2019
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The Naked Security podcast looks at who was at fault in a network home invasion, investigates how both Google and Facebook fell foul of Apple's developer rules, and answers the vital question, "Which is better, Android or iPhone?" With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/hacker-talks-to-baby https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/apple-kicks-facebook https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/google-says-sorry...

Duration:00:24:51

Ep. 017 - DNS hijacking, a weird breach and a cybersecurity confession

1/30/2019
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The Naked Security Podcast digs into a US Emergency Directive to stop government sites getting hijacked, examines a data breach with a difference, and hears a cybersecurity expert's confession of how his Instagram got hacked. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. This week's stories: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/us-gov-declares-emergency https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/bqs-dodgy-database-divulges-data...

Duration:00:27:31

Ep. 016 - Email fraud, Android insecurity, Collection #1 and the 10 Year Challenge

1/22/2019
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The Naked Security podcast looks at high-value email crime, Google's latest attempt to clean up the Play Store, how you can buy a billion email addresses for just $45, and the conspiracy theories that say the "10 year challenge" is a dangerous trap! With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/email-crooks-swindle-woman https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/google-locks-down-access https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/vast-data-berg-washes-up...

Duration:00:30:10

Ep. 015 - USB anti-hacking, bypassing 2FA and government insecurity

1/17/2019
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Naked Security looks at whether the latest USB hardware proposals will be used for security or for anti-piracy, investigates an open-source toolkit for bypassing 2FA, and explains how the US government shutdown is affecting online security. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/usb-c-authentication-sounds-great https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2fa-codes-can-be-phished https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/shutdown-hits-government-web...

Duration:00:25:44

Ep. 014 - Rickrolls, Acrobat and zombie hands

1/11/2019
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The Naked Security Podcast investigates the ethics of remote rickrolling, whether Acrobat is the new Flash, and how to fool biometrics with a zombie hand. With Anna Brading. Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/dont-fall-victim-to-the-chromecast https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/update-now-adobe-acrobat https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/vein-authentication-beaten Music by https://purple-planet.com/

Duration:00:25:28

Ep. 013 - Breaches, Facebook and ransomware reinvented

12/21/2018
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The Naked Security Podcast rings out 2018 with a look at the big issues of the past year. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin and Matthew Boddy. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/huge-marriott-breach https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/big-facebook-breach https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/cambridge-analyticas-secret https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/iranian-hackers-charged https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/after-samsam-ryuk https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/how-to-pick-a-proper-password...

Duration:00:25:05

Ep. 012 - WordPress worms, Android fraud and Flash fails

12/13/2018
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In this Naked Security podcast, Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin and Mark Stockley confront the latest cybersecurity threats affecting WordPress, Android and Flash. https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/massive-botnet-chews-through https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/android-click-fraud-apps https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/flash-zero-day-exploit-spotted Music by https://purple-planet.com/

Duration:00:19:00

Ep. 011 - Marriott, Kubernetes and PewDiePie

12/6/2018
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On the Naked Security podcast this week: Marriott's huge and scary data breach, a bug in software management software could be a data thief's goldmine, and a self-righteous "hacker" prints out an advert on 50,000 internet printers. With Anna Brading, Mark Stockley, Matthew Boddy and Paul Ducklin. (Music: purple-planet.com)

Duration:00:26:25

Ep. 010 - Big breach, Creep-O-Meter and Black Friday

11/20/2018
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Ep. 010 - Big breach, Creep-O-Meter and Black Friday by SophosLabs

Duration:00:20:18

Ep. 009 - Competitive hacking, threat report and crazy tweets!

11/16/2018
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In the Naked Security Podcast this week: hacking phones at Pwn2Own, the brand new SophosLabs Threat report, and squeezing Shakespeare into one tweet. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin and Mark Stockley. (Music: purple-planet.com)

Duration:00:19:19

Ep. 008 - PortSmash, iPhones and cryptocoins

11/8/2018
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Hyperthreading considered harmful, how to avoid lock screen hacks, and what happens when cryptocurrency exchanges implode. With Naked Security Editor-in-Chief Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy. (Music: purple-planet.com)

Duration:00:19:51

Ep. 007 - Cryptojacking, coding and cyberawareness

10/25/2018
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Naked Security editor-in-chief Anna Brading is back in the presenter's seat, talking to Mark Stockley, Matthew Boddy and Paul Ducklin about the lessons we can learn from the latest cybersecurity news.

Duration:00:23:51

Ep. 006 - WhatsApp, rogue scripts and sextortion

10/19/2018
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This week, Naked Security editor-in-chief Anna Brading talks to Sophos experts Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matthew Boddy about: a security flaw in the WhatsApp app, a shopping site compromise using rogue JavaScript, and the in-your-face cybercrime known as sextortion. (Music: purple-planet.com)

Duration:00:19:57

Ep. 005 - Facebook, breaches and phones

10/2/2018
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Naked Security experts Paul Ducklin, Matt Boddy and Mark Stockley teach you what to do about the recent Facebook breach, and discuss how to make mobile security more than just "some annoying thing on my phone that gets in the way." (Music: purple-planet.com)

Duration:00:28:27