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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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    • 4.8 • 137 Ratings

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.

    • video
    DarkNet Politics - EU and Google Analytics, Rockstar hacker busted, Mozilla says no fair

    DarkNet Politics - EU and Google Analytics, Rockstar hacker busted, Mozilla says no fair

    Picture of the Week.
    Can't have it both ways.
    Denmark has become the fourth EU member to rule that the use of Google Analytics is illegal.
    Rockstar Games hacker is busted!
    Mozilla says: No fair!
    Vivaldi, Manifest V3, webRequest, and ad blockers.
    Sticky Chrome vulnerabilities.
    SMB authentication rate limiter now on by default in Windows Insider.
    US bill to secure FOSS software.
    Iran vs Albania.
    Closing The Loop.
    The Silver Ships.
    SpinRite.
    DarkNet Politics.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-890-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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    Secureworks.com/twit
    drata.com/twit

    • 1 hr 47 min
    • video
    Spell-Jacking - Cyber-Insurance, GTA 6 leak, MiraclePtr, CVSS9.8 for WordPress, Uber Oops!

    Spell-Jacking - Cyber-Insurance, GTA 6 leak, MiraclePtr, CVSS9.8 for WordPress, Uber Oops!

    Picture of the Week.
    This is Patch News-Day.
    Lloyd's of London backing away from Cyber-Insurance.
    Uber Oops!
    Rockstar Games: Grand Theft Auto 6 Massive Leak.
    LastPass Breach Update.
    A CVSS 9.8 for WordPress.
    What cost, Security?
    Use-after-freedom: Google's "MiraclePtr"
    Closing The Loop.
    Spell-Jacking.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-889-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:
    barracuda.com/securitynow
    bitwarden.com/twit
    tanium.com/twit

    • 1 hr 49 min
    • video
    The EvilProxy Service - MooBot, Crypto Heist, Cyberwarfare, QNAP, The Silver Ships

    The EvilProxy Service - MooBot, Crypto Heist, Cyberwarfare, QNAP, The Silver Ships

    Picture of the Week.
    Cyberwarfare: Albania vs Iran.
    Crypto Heist — this or that.
    The White House "Tech Platform Accountability" Listening Session.
    Changes to the Dutch Intelligence Law.
    Another QNAP mess.
    D-Link's being taken over by MooBot.
    Sci-Fi Discovery: "The Silver Ships".
    Closing The Loop.
    The EvilProxy Service.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-888-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:
    expressvpn.com/securitynow
    canary.tools/twit - use code: TWIT
    newrelic.com/securitynow

    • 2 hr 2 min
    • video
    Embedded AWS Credentials - TikTok leak, urgent Chrome patch, PyPI warning, Quantum Hype Bubble

    Embedded AWS Credentials - TikTok leak, urgent Chrome patch, PyPI warning, Quantum Hype Bubble

    Picture of the Week.
    Google's (newest) Open Source Software Vulnerability Rewards Program.
    Did TikTok leak 2.05 BILLION User Records?
    An urgent Chrome update patches new 0-day flaw.
    Permission-less Browser Clipboard Write.
    Nearly 1/3 of the packages in PyPI trigger an automatic code execution upon download.
    A Quantum Hype Bubble?
    All of the BlackHat 2022 Presentation Slides PDFs.
    Csurf NPM library mistake.
    SpinRite.
    Closing The Loop.
    Sci-Fi Discovery: "The Silver Ships"
    Embedding AWS Credentials.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-887-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:
    itpro.tv/securitynow promo code SN30
    kolide.com/securitynow

    • 2 hr 2 min
    • video
    Wacky Data Exfiltration - LastPass breach, FTC Kochava lawsuit, Hikvision IoT mess

    Wacky Data Exfiltration - LastPass breach, FTC Kochava lawsuit, Hikvision IoT mess

    Picture of the Week.
    LastPass Breached.
    The US Federal Trade Commission filed a lawsuit against data broker Kochava.
    The US Federal Communications Commission launched an investigation into mobile carriers' geolocation data practices.
    California, here I come!
    A conversation with a Ransomware Attacker.
    DuckDuckGo's Privacy-Enhanced eMail Forwarding.
    Another IoT mess care of "Hikvision"
    SpinRite.
    Closing The Loop.
    Wacky Data Exfiltration.
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-886-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:
    Secureworks.com/twit
    grammarly.com/securitynow

    • 2 hr 1 min
    • video
    The Bumblebee Loader - RTL819x Exploit, RubyGems Update, Chrome's Fifth 0-Day of 2022

    The Bumblebee Loader - RTL819x Exploit, RubyGems Update, Chrome's Fifth 0-Day of 2022

    VIDEO of the Week
    Crashing Laptop Computers With Janet Jackson
    RealTek SoC flaw affects many millions of IoT devices
    46 Million RPS - requests per second
    Chrome's 5th 0-Day of 2022
    Apple: Not to be left behind...
    RubyGems to require MFA
    Closing The Loop: Domain Name Ownership
    Closing The Loop: Growing in Cybersecurity
    The Bumblebee Loader
    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-885-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson

    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:
    canary.tools/twit - use code: TWIT
    barracuda.com/securitynow
    Melissa.com/twit

    • 1 hr 47 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
137 Ratings

137 Ratings

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The best security podcast out there!

Steve and Leo have been doing this weekly podcast for many years, and it continues to be a must-listen podcast for anyone interested in protecting their computer(s) and their company.

Deep dives into the latest vulnerabilities, plus explanations of how security works and best practices!

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Excellent and detailed reporting

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