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September 12 2012, Episode 272, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, darkweb, ediscovery, Exclusive, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security with tags , , , , , , on September 12, 2012 by Habeas Hard Drive

Episode 272 of The CyberJungle is about 41 minutes long.  You can hear it by clicking on the flash player below. The interview with Paul Turner, begins at about the 23min mark.  You may download the file directly – great for listening on many smartphones. Or, you may go to the listening options page and browse for other ways to hear the show.

To listen to Episode 272 via the flash player:


Paul Turner is the VP of Product and Strategy at Venifi. The NIST report on digital certs:  Preparing for and Responding to CA Compromise and Fraudulent Certificate Issuance

Tales From The Dark Web

Report on the “Elderwood gang.” Excellent reporting by Kim Zetter at Wired.

Our Take on This Weeks News

UPEK fingerprint scanners insecure, says Elcomsoft — Dell, Acer, ASUS, Lenovo, Samsung, Sony and Toshiba may use holey biometric kit. Read more at The Register UK.

What really caused the massive GoDaddy outage. More at

Apple UUID breach highlights much bigger questions. More at The Washington Times.


Early laptop designer Bill Moggridge dies at 69; computer used by military, NASA in 1980s. Read more at The Washington Post.