Archive for OS X

April 15, 2015, Episode 363, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, darkweb, Exclusive, Podcast, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , on April 14, 2015 by datasecurityblog

Episode 363 of The CyberJungle is about 31 minutes long.  The interview with David Duncan from Webroot begins at about 16:30. 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 363 via the flash player:

Interview

David Duncan from Webroot on fighting ransomeware. Mentioned in the segment: The Webroot Blog

Our Take on This Week’s News

18yo Zero Day Strikes Windows Users

OSX Flaw Strikes Non-Yosemite Users

Tales from The Dark Web

Smart Cities Open Doors to Cyber Attacks? Get the IOActive report here

Wrap

No time for the wrap this week

 

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May 1, 2012, Episode 257, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, Court Cases, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, eMail Security, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , on May 17, 2012 by datasecurityblog

Episode 259 of The CyberJungle is about 22 minutes long.  You can hear it by clicking on the flash player below. The interview with Chester Wisniewski Apple Expert at Sophos Security begins at about 13:30min. 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 259 via the flash player:

Interview

From the floor of Interop Las Vegas: Chester Wisniewski Apple Expert at Sophos Security

Tales From The Dark Web

If you’re seeing ads on Wikipedia, your computer is probably infected with malware

Our Take on This Weeks News

ElcomSoft Helps Investigate Crime Providing Yet Another Way to Break into iOS with iCloud Attack

Apple posts twin security updates for OS X Leopard

Wrap

Heavy sleeper? Tired of snoozing past your alarm? Use the ‘smartphone in a cup’ trick to crank the volume!

May 7, 2012, Episode 257, Show Notes

Posted in Breach, darkweb, Show Notes, The CyberJungle, Vulnerabilities, web server security with tags , , , , , on May 7, 2012 by datasecurityblog

Episode 258 of The CyberJungle is about 33 minutes long.  You can hear it by clicking on the flash player below. The interview with Rick Comeau, Center for Internet Security (CIS) begins at about 14min. 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 258 via the flash player:

Interview

From  Interop Las Vegas, we talk with Rick Comeau, Center for Internet Security, Mitigation Strategies Crosswalk

Tales From The Dark Web

PHP web server flaw, patch ineffective

Our Take on This Weeks News

FBI wants backdoors openned into VoIP, IM, more

OS X encryption flaw, made worse by Apple?

Wrap

Blueseed pirate developer’s ship

Data Security Podcast Episode 54 – May 24 2009

Posted in Breach, criminal forensics, darkweb, ediscovery, Podcast, Vulnerabilities with tags , , , , , , on May 24, 2009 by datasecurityblog

The Data Security Podcast is the place for 30 minutes of news every week on data security, privacy, and the law.

This weeks program – Does that shiny new computer come pre-installed with malware?  A new project fights viruses in home PCs FROM the cloud. And, our take on this week’s news.

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This week’s show is sponsored in part by Vipre Anti-Virus, the complete Antimalware solution by Sunbelt Software.  If you TRY the enterprise version, you get the home version for FREE! Go to: http://www.testdrivevipre.com . Also sponsored by  DeviceLock Removable Media Security Software.

The Show Notes Page for this week’s The Data Security Podcast

–> Ira has a conversation with Pedro Bustamante, Security Researcher Advisor of Panda, about the testing of a cloud based anti-virus for home PC users.  Check out the blog mentioned in the show at: http://blog.cloudantivirus.com .

Privacy advocates have launched a campaign against whole body imaging in U.S. airports

Privacy advocates have launched a campaign against whole body imaging in U.S. airports

–> Tales From The Dark Web: Does that shiny new computer come pre-installed with malware?

–> From The News: The Fight Against Whole Body Imaging at US Airports. We were afraid nobody was going to object to this!

After a terrifyingly silent public response to news that TSA workers at six major American airports are using whole body imaging technology — Otherwise known as “naked pictures”  — of airline passengers, CNN reports this week that privacy advocates have launched a campaign against the machines.  You can read the petition here against the “virtual strip search” of citizens by Homeland Security.

–> From The News: 9 Month Old Critical Java Vuln. Still Not Patched in Mac OS X

–> From The News:  C. Harwick’s Thrica.com blog posting on potentially harmful privacy issues with Safari 4 beta

–> Wrap Up: Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Tosses Out Warrant in Boston College Case, Says No Probable Cause Existed