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S2 Ep13.5: All about social media: Growing up online, parent advice and social shaming

10/17/2019
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In light of National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we're giving you a special splinter episode all about social media. Harry McMullin shares insights into what it was like growing up with social media from as early as ten, Mark Stockley gives the perspective of a parent with two children currently under ten and Alice Duckett discusses cancel culture and social media shaming. If you're new here, we share episodes every week discussing the biggest cybersecurity news stories from data breaches...

Duration:00:50:33

S2 Ep 13 - Weird Android zero day and other tech fails

10/15/2019
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This week producer Alice Duckett steps in to host the show with Sophos experts Mark Stockley and Greg Iddon. They discuss Twitter's two-factor authentication faux pas, the risks of copy and pasting code from Stack Overflow and an Android zero-day with a difference. If you're interested in learning more, read our related articles: Twitter fail: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/10/10/twitter-used-2fa-phone-numbers-for-targeted-advertising/ Stack Overflow:...

Duration:00:44:51

S2 Ep12 - Dark Web, O.MG Cable spying and securing new laptops

10/10/2019
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This week host Anna Brading is joined by Sophos experts Mark Stockley and Greg Iddon. They discuss the bust of CyberBunker, a malicious lightning cable that's about to hit the mass market and how to secure your laptop. Related articles: Darknet: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/10/01/darknet-hosting-provider-busted-in-underground-nato-bunker/ O.MG lightning cable: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/10/02/omg-evil-lightning-cable-hits-prime-time/ Secure your new laptop:...

Duration:00:45:35

S2 Ep11 - Fleeceware, Chrome bug and the sextortion scam that won't die

10/3/2019
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This week host Anna Brading is joined by Sophos experts Mark Stockley and Greg Iddon. They discuss National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the latest chrome bug, 'Fleeceware' and why people are still falling for emails claiming they've recorded you through your webcam. Related articles: Greg talks about SophosLabs’ latest research into ‘Fleeceware’: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/09/27/fleeceware-play-store-apps-quietly-charging-up-to-250/ Source article:...

Duration:00:43:49

S2 Ep10 – Emotet’s back, mutant WannaCry and Insta scam

9/25/2019
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This week host Anna Brading is joined by Sophos experts Mark Stockley, Ben Jones and Peter Mackenzie. Ben explains why emotet is back, Peter shares his latest research into WannaCry and Mark shares the latest social media phish. Related articles: Emotet: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/01/25/fighting-emotet-lessons-from-the-front-line/ WannaCry: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/09/18/wannacry-the-worm-that-just-wont-die/...

Duration:00:49:41

S2 Ep9 - Wikipedia down, Firefox VPN and NetCAT attacks

9/18/2019
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This week, Producer Alice Duckett steps in to host the show with Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Greg Iddon. Greg discusses the most disruptive Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack in recent memory affecting Wikipedia, Mark shares another privacy boost for Firefox users and Duck explains why SSH-stealing NetCAT is not really a problem. Related articles Wikipedia DDos: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/09/11/wikipedia-fights-off-huge-ddos-attack/ Firefox Private Network:...

Duration:00:47:35

S2 Ep8 - Facebook Phone Leak, $5m Ransoms And DNS Controversy

9/11/2019
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This week, Producer Alice Duckett steps in to host the show with Paul Ducklin, Ben Jones and special guest Peter Mackenzie. Peter shares the latest ransomware trends, Ben discusses a Facebook data leak which led to the exposure of 419 million phone numbers and Duck explains why not everyone is happy about Mozilla's move towards DNS over HTTPS. Related articles Mozilla: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/09/10/mozilla-increases-browser-privacy-with-encrypted-dns/ Facebook:...

Duration:00:48:29

S2 Ep7 - iPhones attacked, Twitter hack and set-top box Android botnet

9/5/2019
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This week on the Naked Security podcast host Anna Brading is joined by Mark Stockley, Paul Ducklin and Matt Boddy. They discuss iPhone zero days, android botnets and how the founder and CEO of Twitter had his account hijacked. Do you have a question? Let us know and we’ll answer them next week. Related Naked Security articles: iPhone hacking: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/30/sophisticated-iphone-hacking-went-unnoticed-for-over-two-years/ Twitter takeover:...

Duration:00:45:08

S2 Ep6 - Instagram phishing, jailbreaking iPhones and social media hoaxes

8/28/2019
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This week on the Naked Security podcast host Anna Brading is joined by Mark Stockley and Paul Ducklin. They discuss sophisticated Instagram phishing attacks, jailbreaking iPhones and the latest social media hoax. Do you have a question? Let us know and we’ll answer them next week. Related Naked Security articles: Jailbreaking: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/apple-ios-update-ends-in-jailbroken-iphones https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/emergency-ios-patch-fixes-jailbreaking-flaw Social media...

Duration:00:44:32

S2 Ep5 - Phishing, eavesdropping voice assistants and quick fire questions

8/21/2019
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This week on the Naked Security podcast we discuss whether big tech companies are spying on you and the latest phishing scams. Do you have a question? Let us know and we’ll answer them next week. With Anna Brading, Ben Jones and Matt Boddy. Humans are listening to your voice recordings – Our articles are below: Microsoft: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/09/your-skype-translator-calls-may-be-heard-by-humans/ And then updating its policy:...

Duration:00:43:44

S2 Ep4 - iPhone holes, Android malware and romance scams

8/15/2019
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S2 Ep4 - iPhone holes, Android malware and romance scams by Sophos

Duration:00:45:04

S2 Ep3 - Ransomware, surveillance and data theft

8/7/2019
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The Naked Security podcast tells you how to keep crooks out of your home network, discusses whether the government should be able to read our private messages or not, and digs into the crooks behind the Baldr malware. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Ben Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/nas-vendors-hit-by-brute-force https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/ep-025-business-email-compromise https://sophos.com/rdp...

Duration:00:45:16

S2 Ep2 - EvilGnome, leaky browser add ons and the latest on BlueKeep

8/1/2019
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This week we discuss EvilGnome, leaky browser add ons and the latest on BlueKeep. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matt Boddy. What we talked about this week: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/07/26/happy-sysadminday-2019/ https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/happy-sysadminday-2019 https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/evilgnome-linux-malware https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/rdp-bluekeep-exploit-shows-why https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/browser-plug-ins-peddled-personal-data

Duration:00:46:07

S2 Ep1 - FaceApp, logic bombs and youngsters' online safety

7/25/2019
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The Naked Security podcast - now in Series 2! This week we investigate whether FaceApp is as dangerous as they say, how to keep logic bombs out of your software, and how to help youngsters stay safe online. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Matt Boddy. What we talked about this week: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/faceapp-panic-sets-internet-alight https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/the-momo-challenge-urban-legend-what-on-earth-is-going-on/...

Duration:01:01:46

S2 Launch - RDP Exposed

7/17/2019
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The Naked Security podcast is back - in our brand new studio! We present our latest research into RDP security and just how quickly crooks can find you online. Anna Brading talks to Matt Boddy, Ben Jones and Mark Stockley. https://sophos.com/rdp

Duration:00:35:06

Ep. 028 - SPEWS, Android security and scary Facebook messages

4/16/2019
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The Naked Security podcast tells you how to make your web signup forms safer, explains how Android phones can be used as security tokens, and looks into a Facebook "hidden message" that escaped into the wild.. With Anna Brading. Paul Ducklin and Matthew Boddy. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/serious-security-how-web-forms-can-steal https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/android-phones-transformed-into-anti-phishing...

Duration:00:19:31

Ep. 027 - Honeypots, GPS rollover and the MySpace data vortex

4/9/2019
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The Naked Security podcast reveals how long you can expect to go unnoticed online, explains why we still have applications where every bit matters, and comes up with a new vocabulary for "data loss" on the scale of MySpace's music file implosion. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Matthew Boddy and Benedict Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/knock-and-dont-run https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/ep-025 https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/serious-security-gps-week-rollover...

Duration:00:24:53

Ep. 026 - Android bloatware, hackable routers and website attacks

4/2/2019
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The Naked Security podcast looks into the annoying problem of bloatware on Android phones, explains a zero-day bug in a TP-Link router and how it turned into bad PR, and gives you advice on how to keep crooks out of your web server. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Matthew Boddy and Benedict Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/preinstalled-android-software https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/tp-link-router-zero-day...

Duration:00:23:54

Ep. 025 - Business Email Compromise and IoT surprises

3/26/2019
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The Naked Security podcast explains how to avoid losing money to the cybercrime known as BEC, or Business Email Compromise, and gives you tips on what to look out for when you plug new devices into your network. With Paul Ducklin, Matthew Boddy and Benedict Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/fbi-arrests-74-in-global-business-email-compromise-takedown https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/why-you-should-be-cautious-of-emails-from-friends-or-colleagues...

Duration:00:24:20

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