Not one of Google’s 85,000 employees has had their accounts compromised by phishing in a year. How have they done it? Find out in this podcast.
Also, we discuss with special guest Scott Helme how websites still using HTTP are now marked as “not secure” by Google Chrome (and a way in which you can make it even more obvious), and if you’re buying drugs via PayPal’s Venmo app you should say goodbye to privacy.
All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast hosted by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault.
Scott Helme - @Scott_Helme
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- Google: Security Keys Neutralized Employee Phishing
- Less than 10% of Gmail users have enabled two-factor authentication
- Google’s Advanced Protection Program
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- Two-factor authentication versus two-step verification
- One small step for a browser, one giant leap for web security!
- Chrome browser flags Daily Mail and other sites as ‘not secure’
- How to change Chrome’s settings to be more in-your-face when you visit an unencrypted HTTP site
- Public by Default - Venmo Stories of 2017
- Why I Blasted Your “Drug” Deals on Twitter
- PayPal’s Venmo App Exposes Most Transactions via Its API
- Reporting Trump’s First Year: The Fourth Estate - BBC
- Why No HTTPS? The World’s Largest Websites Not Redirecting Insecure Requests to HTTPS
- Scott Helme tweets about NewsNow’s support for both HTTP and HTTPS
- Smashing Security merchandise (t-shirts, mugs, stickers and stuff)
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