Smashing Security #142: Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot

Graham Cluley

Smashing Security #142: Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot

Smashing Security #142: Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot
Darknet Diaries host Jack Rhysider joins us to discuss how cities in Texas are being hit by a wave of ransomware, how Mercedes Benz has installed a tracker in your car (but not for the reason you think), the security threats impacting smart cities, and a new feature coming to your Facebook app.

All this and 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.

Smashing Security #142: 'Mercedes secret sensors, smart cities, and ransomware runs riot'

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Hosts:

Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault

Guest:

Jack Rhysider – @jackrhysider

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.