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🎧 How to Pick The Only Password You’ll Ever Need

How to Pick The Only Password You’ll Ever Need
This week I talk with Chris Romeo on why humans are so horribly bad at picking good passwords and why this invariably makes you...

🎧 Why CloudBleed Wasn’t So Bloody Scary

Why CloudBleed Wasn’t So Bloody Scary
The media was once again telling everyone to light their hair on fire over the latest web bug that threatens to expose all of...

🎧 How Dumb Are Your ‘Smart Devices’?

How Dumb Are Your 'Smart Devices'?
Do you have a “smart” TV? Or an Internet-connected baby monitor? Then you are a part of the Internet of Things (IoT)! Welcome to...

🎧 Protecting Your Privacy at the US Border

Protecting Your Privacy at the US Border
What are your rights at the border? It depends on your immigration status, and even US citizens will not enjoy their usual Constitutional rights...

🎧 Congress Just Sold You Out (Again)

Congress Just Sold You Out (Again)
This week I discuss the stunning repeal of Internet privacy provisions with Ernesto Falcon from the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Congress narrowly passed a bill...

🎧 Learn These WannaCry Lessons Before Round 2 Hits

Learn These WannaCry Lessons Before Round 2 Hits
The WannaCry virus hit over 200,000 computers in over 150 countries in a matter of days. While WannaCry spread quickly, it had some fatal...

🎧 Intel Closes a Nine-Year Backdoor

Intel Closes a Nine-Year Backdoor
This week I’ll tell you why you should not be using Microsoft’s Edge Browser, how to find out if you were bitten by a...

🎧 If You Use Public WiFi At The Hotel, Airport, Coffee Shop….

If You Use Public WiFi At The Hotel, Airport, Coffee Shop....
If you use public WiFi of any sort at the hotel, airport, or coffee shop (AND WHO DOESN'T), then you need to pay attention....

🎧 NotPetya Malware Strikes, Everything You Need to Know

NotPetya Malware Strikes, Everything You Need to Know
Lawrence Abrams is the creator and CEO of Bleeping Computer, and he and I delve into the latest malware sweeping the globe called NotPetya...

🎧 Inoculating the World Against Malware

Inoculating the World Against Malware
The WannaCry ransomware worm spread across the planet is a matter of hours, infecting over 200,000 computers in just a matter of hours -...

🎧 Why I Killed my Company to Save my Customers

Why I Killed my Company to Save my Customers
Ladar Levison is the CEO and Founder of Lavabit - a secure email service whose most famous customer was Edward Snowden. In part one...

🎧 Why I Killed my Company to Save my Customers, pt 2

Why I Killed my Company to Save my Customers, pt 2
In this final segment, we address the classic conundrum: law enforcement believes that your servers hold key information that would prevent a devastating terror...

🎧 Cyber Travel Tips: What To Know Before You Go

Cyber Travel Tips: What To Know Before You Go
Summer is upon us and for many of us that means travel - but before you even pack your bags, you need to listen...

🎧 When the Hackers Become the Hacked

When the Hackers Become the Hacked
The Shadow Brokers have dumped a treasure trove of NSA secret hacking tools, proving that even the best secret-keepers in the country can’t always...

🎧 The Feds Plan For Cars That Can Track & Tattle On You

The Feds Plan For Cars That Can Track & Tattle On You
The Internet of Things will soon include cars... what could possibly go wrong? If all the cars on the road could tell each other...

🎧 Creating and Remembering Killer Passwords

Creating and Remembering Killer Passwords 1
Passwords are the bane of our modern existence. Why the hell haven’t we figured out a better way to prove who we are? Today...

🎧 Achieving Trust in the Digital Age

Achieving Trust in the Digital Age 2
Is trust just an emotion or is it more than that? In this week’s episode, I speak at length with Jeffrey Ritter: a lawyer,...

🎧 Hackers Crack Safes, Teslas, Car Washes and Voting Machines

Hackers Crack Safes, Teslas, Car Washes and Voting Machines
Chris Romeo regales us with tales of safe-cracking robots, demonic car washes, possessed Teslas, and hacking of voting machines! Where did this all happen?...

Don’t Tread on My Bits: Why Net Neutrality Matters

Don’t Tread on My Bits: Why Net Neutrality Matters
Are you ready for the next YouTube, Netflix or Hulu? Then you need to fight to save net neutrality. Today I discuss the threatened...

🎧 Equifax Breach, Here’s What You Need to Do

Equifax, one of the three major credit bureaus, was hacked - over 143 million U.S. accounts may have been leaked, making them much more...

🎧 Your Privacy Rights Are Under Assault at the U.S. Border

There are bills before Congress to use drones along our border for mass surveillance and provisions to capturing all manner of biometric data when...

🎧 How To Hack An Election

How To Hack An Election
What could be more crucial to a democracy than a voting system we can trust? Today I speak with Barbara Simons, President of VerifiedVoting.org,...

🎧 How to Live in the Era of Fake News

Jeffrey Ritter, author of “Achieving Digital Trust”, is back to help us understand the phenomenon of “fake news” and to explain why it’s not...

🎧 If You Aren’t Backing Up, Your Data is on Borrowed Time

Do you have backup copies of all your family photos and home videos? What about your tax documents and other financial data? Maybe you...