Understanding the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities is complicated, so we use an old Gwyneth Paltrow movie to help explain why … Continue reading Spectre and Gwyneth Paltrow
There is a new Tinder hack! Tinder is potentially leaking lots of information about you; listen to find out more. The biggest cryptocurrency hack ever (no, it’s not Bitcoin). YouTube gets an ad “bug.” And Spectre won’t go away. We have a guest, Ben Rothke, with lots of great tips, and we answer a few listener questions, too.
This show is not about what you want to hear – it is about telling you what you need to know Continue reading “Attack of the Internet of ‘Thingys’ – January 25, 2018”
We have another great show today that starts with two large tech companies which set all of up a line … Continue reading Two Admins Walk Through a Back Door… January 18, 2018
We have a great show today filled with simple things you can do to avoid the major hacks and attacks happening on the internet right now. No computer science degree necessary – just do it yourself!
Our guest is Shahid Buttar of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, speaking about net neutrality and privacy issues.
Also, we answer questions from our listeners. Plus, we have a packed list of news items, including: Continue reading “Melting Down Your Computer – January 11, 2018”
The biggest, most invasive, ransomware outbreak in history is underway. It’s called WannaCry, and it has infected computers in at least 74 … Continue reading What to do NOW to Avoid Massive Ransomware Attack