Episode 345 of The CyberJungle is about 26 minutes long. This is a special su root edition where we do a deep technical dive. This su root edition is an exclusive on a new countermeasure to Zues Trojan, and Enterprise Attacks, with Egemen Tas, Comodo VP of Engineering. 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.
Episode 343 of The CyberJungle is about 34 minutes long. Carl Wright, of TrapX starts at about 6:50min. 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.
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Show Notes for Episode 63 of the Data Security Podcast
* Conversation: Ira talks with Matt Hite, an engineer with Check Point security, about sandbox security software, and how they are trying to leapfrog the sandbox security software included in Google’s Chrome Browser.
* Tales From The Dark Web: iPhone Security. Is that an oxymoron? Take a look at this video by Jonathan Zdziarksi from the extensive write-up in at Wired.
* Tales From The Dark Web: Finjan’s Malicious Code Research Center (MCRC) has detected yet another case of a 0-day attack “in the wild”. This time, hackers are exploiting a vulnerability (CVE-2009-1862) in Adobe Acrobat/Reader and Flash player. By exploiting this vulnerability, the hackers can download and execute malicious code on the victim’s PC. Patch due from Adobe on July 31, 2009. Get ready now to roll out the patch(es).
* From the News: Advance notification by Microsoft for emergency patches for release tomorrow, July 28th, 2009. Get ready now to roll out the patch(es).
* Wrap: Ira will be traveling to DefCon, the World’s Largest Hacker Event, this weekend. DefCon is held in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ira will be tweeting from the show, you can follow his comments at his Twitter site, http://twitter.iravictor.net . If you plan to attend DefCon, follow his tweets, find him, and say hello.
* Correction: When Ira spoke about iPhone security, he did not credit Jonathan Zdziarski for the comments about screen captures and keylogging. We apologize for the mistake.