Smashing Security #111: When rivals hack, and ‘extreme’ baby monitors

Graham Cluley

Smashing Security #111: When rivals hack, and 'extreme' baby monitors

Smashing Security #111: When rivals hack, and 'extreme' baby monitors

Why a business spat resulted in Liberia falling off the internet, how the US Government shutdown is impacting website security, and the perplexing world of extreme IoT devices.

All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest Zoë Rose.

Smashing Security #111: 'When rivals hack, and 'extreme' baby monitors'

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Hosts:

Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault

Guest:

Zoë Rose – @5683monkey

Show notes:

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Graham Cluley Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

One Reply to “Smashing Security #111: When rivals hack, and ‘extreme’ baby monitors”

  1. 'We talk DDoS, Mirai, Danny Kaye, Toto, saunas, IoT diapers, and more!'

    When I first read that in my dead tired state I thought it said 'IoT, diapers …'. Observe the comma. I had this horrible thought and wanted to say 'Please don't tell me they have IoT nappies…' Looking at it again I believe that that's exactly what you were getting at. Unbelievable. I don't even want to know. I do but I don't. Whoever is behind those is seriously disturbed and that's an extreme understatement. I won't say any thoughts I have about safety issues and also legal issues but I certainly have a number of the latter ones – namely regarding the designers conduct.

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