Join us for our special Christmas episode as we tell tales of printer hacking, website defacement, Grinches, and how Google is snooping on your private YouTube videos.
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 The CyberWire’s Dave Bittner.
Do the decent thing and share a little joy by checking your loved ones’ computers this Christmas time.
If the person you are firing has the keys to your social media presence (such as your Twitter account), it might be an idea to change the password *before* firing that person.
A scam is spreading on Facebook, luring unsuspecting social networkers into clicking by pretending to be supermarket vouchers in the run-up to Christmas.
There are some groups of people for whom it’s just another day, who don’t have the luxury of taking some time off just because it’s December 25th. Yes, I’m talking about the spammers, the scammers, the cybercriminals, the identity thieves..
Malware is being spammed out pretending to be a shipping order update from Amazon.com.
Don’t be fooled, and always be suspicious of unsolicited emails!
Graham Cluley jumps in his TARDIS, and takes us on a trip through time to see Christmas-related malware from 1987 to present.