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Smashing Security #029: Exploits to get your English teeth into

Microsoft gives us a Patch Tuesday shock, malware grows up for the Mac, and your mouse movements might reveal if you're an identity thief.

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest Javvad Malik of AlienVault.

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Smashing Security #020: Phishing Donald Trump PODCAST

Smashing Security #020: Phishing for Donald Trump

Gizmodo's attempt to reveal Donald Trump's administration ineptitude when it comes to cybersecurity fails to impress. Mac users are warned that the HandBrake DVD-ripping app has been compromised by malware. And will the US Army insist IT security professionals spend months ironing their bedsheets..?

Computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault are joined on the podcast this week by special guest Paul Ducklin.

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Smashing Security #019: The Love Bug virus

On May 4th 2000, the Love Bug virus (also known as ILOVEYOU or LoveLetter) rapidly spread around the world, clogging up email systems.

Computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault are joined on the podcast this week by special guest John Hawes for a trip down memory lane.

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Smashing Security #018: Windows is a virus. True or False? PODCAST

Smashing Security #018: Windows is a virus. True or False?

Security firm Webroot drops a clanger when it declared Windows was malicious and borked customers' PCs, millennials are streaming a lot of movies illegally, and blackmailers are targeting members of the Ashley Madison cheating site again.

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast.

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Smashing Security #017: Data breaches, zero day exploits, and toenail clippings PODCAST

Smashing Security #017: Data breaches, zero day exploits, and toenail clippings

Hotel malware has been stealing guests' payment card details... again, should businesses relay delay rolling out vulnerability patches, and Burger King's Whopper TV ad campaign tries to take advantage of viewers' Google Home devices with predictable results.

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast.

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Smashing Security #016: Wonga wronga! PODCAST

Smashing Security #016: Wonga wronga!

Spyware companies are filmed plotting to break global sanctions to ship surveillance and spying equipment to dodgy authoritarian regimes, an unsecured database exposed diabetics' sensitive data, and a massive data breach leaves hundreds of thousands of current and former Wonga customers at risk.

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast.

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Smashing Security #015: Bad vibrations PODCAST

Smashing Security #015: Bad vibrations

Don't let an internet-enabled sex toy make your most private moments oh-so-public. Samsung's wannabe-Android-killer is found lacking. And did you hear about the firm that is micro-chipping its employees?

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest John Hawes.

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Smashing Security 013: Assault with a deadly tweet PODCAST

Smashing Security #013: Assault with a deadly tweet

Graham is embarrassed by a Twitter security snafu. How an animated GIF could prove deadly. Social engineering threats against your workforce. And will you be able to do any work on your laptop next time you catch an airplane?

Take a listen to the latest Smashing Security podcast, with Graham Cluley, Carole Theriault and special guest Alex Eckelberry.

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Smashing Security #012: Eau de Eugene Kaspersky PODCAST

Smashing Security #012: Eau de Eugene Kaspersky

Androids pre-installed with malware - can the supply chain be trusted? Will WikiLeaks help vendors get zero-days fixed? And what on earth has the Kaspersky marketing department dreamt up this time?

All this and more is discussed in the latest podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley, Carole Theriault and special guest Nick FitzGerald. Give it a listen.

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Smashing Security podcast: WikiLeaks and the CIA PODCAST

Smashing Security #011: WikiLeaks and the CIA

Has the CIA been using a Weeping Angel to spy on you via your Smart TV? Have WhatsApp, Telegram and Signal been compromised? What is the secret of the SATAN ransomware? And can you avoid having your data searched as you pass through border control?

All this and more is discussed in the latest podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley, Carole Theriault and special guest Paul Ducklin. Give it a listen.

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