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Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of SpinRite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte.

Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.

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Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of SpinRite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte.

Records live every Tuesday at 4:30pm Eastern / 1:30pm Pacific / 20:30 UTC.

Listen on Apple Podcasts
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    The Maker's Schedule - VirusTotal, Daniel Bernstein sues the NSA, Win 11 might damage encrypted data

    The Maker's Schedule - VirusTotal, Daniel Bernstein sues the NSA, Win 11 might damage encrypted data

    Picture of the Week.
    Crypto is Hard.
    VirusTotal: Deception at a scale.
    Windows 11 might damage encrypted data.
    Microsoft Defender External Attack Surface Management.
    Closing The Loop.
    Daniel Bernstein sues the NSA.
    The Maker's Schedule.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-883-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 1 hr 49 min
    Rowhammer's Nine Lives - TLS-Anvil, Chrome cookies stick around, Atlassian Confluence under attack

    Rowhammer's Nine Lives - TLS-Anvil, Chrome cookies stick around, Atlassian Confluence under attack

    Picture of the Week.
    Atlassian's "Confluence" under attack.
    LS-Anvil.
    Google delays Chrome's cookie phase-out again.
    Attacker responding to loss of Office Macros.
    SpinRite.
    Closing The Loop.
    RIP: Nichelle Nichols.
    "The Dropout" on Hulu and "WeCrashed" on AppleTV+.
    Winamp releases new version after four years in development.
    Rowhammer's Nine Lives.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-882-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 2 hr 12 min
    The MV720 - MS Office VBA macros, Win 11 security changes, start button failure

    The MV720 - MS Office VBA macros, Win 11 security changes, start button failure

    Picture of the Week.
    Patch Tuesday Redux Redux.
    Windows 11 Start button failure.
    The continuing saga of Windows VBA macros.
    Windows 11 now blocks RDP brute-force attacks by default.
    Black Hat and DefCon coming soon.
    SpinRite.
    pfSense and TailScale.
    Closing The Loop.
    The MV720.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-881-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 2 hr 2 min
    RetBleed - Facebook encrypted URLs, cracking Lockdown Mode, ClearView AI resistance, Roskomnadzor

    RetBleed - Facebook encrypted URLs, cracking Lockdown Mode, ClearView AI resistance, Roskomnadzor

    Picture of the Week.
    The Rolling Pwn, take II.
    The great IPv4 Address Space Depletion.
    Confronting Reality in Cyberspace: Foreign Policy for a Fragmented Internet.
    Facebook has started encrypting its link URLs.
    Crack iOS 16's "Lockdown Mode", earn $2 million.
    ClearView AI faces some new headwind.
    Ransomware gangs are getting into the searchable database game, too...
    Roskomnadzor strikes again!
    Last Tuesday's Patches.
    SpinRite.
    Closing The Loop.
    RetBleed.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-880-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Jason Howell

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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    • 1 hr 55 min
    The Rolling Pwn - OpenSSL patch, iOS Lockdown Mode, Yubikey's to Ukraine, Office Macros re-enabled

    The Rolling Pwn - OpenSSL patch, iOS Lockdown Mode, Yubikey's to Ukraine, Office Macros re-enabled

     Picture of the Week. 
     OpenSSL's Patch For Heap Memory Corruption Vulnerability. 
     NIST Announces First Four Quantum-Resistant Cryptographic Algorithms. 
     Yubico donated 30,000 Yubikeys to Ukraine. 
     Apple's new extreme "Lockdown Mode". 
     Microsoft to re-enable Office Macros. 
     This Is the Code the FBI Used to Wiretap the World. 
     Closing The Loop. 
     The Rolling Pwn.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-879-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
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    • 2 hr 13 min
    The ZuoRAT - 0-Day Chrome, Firefox v102, HackerOne

    The ZuoRAT - 0-Day Chrome, Firefox v102, HackerOne

     Picture of the week.
     Chrome's fourth zero-day of 2022.
     Mozilla's new Firefox privacy-enhancing feature.
     HackerOne discloses a malicious insider incident.
     Closing the loop.
     The ZuoRAT.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-878-Notes.pdf

     

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    Get episodes ad-free with Club TWiT at https://twit.tv/clubtwit

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:
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    • 1 hr 50 min

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