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Smashing Security podcast #057: Mikko - live from the sauna - talks Bitcoin security PODCAST

Smashing Security podcast #057: Mikko - live from the sauna - talks Bitcoin security

How to protect yourself from Bitcoin hackers, why you should think twice before giving Amazon the keys to your house, and how a private investigator tried to hack Donald Trump’s tax returns.

All this and much much 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 Mikko Hyppönen from F-Secure.

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Smashing Security podcast #042: Equifax, BlueBorne, and the iPhone X PODCAST

Smashing Security podcast #042: Equifax, BlueBorne, and the iPhone X

Equifax’s shambolic response to its huge data breach, a scary-sounding Bluetooth exploit, and Apple’s iPhone X comes with Face ID.

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.

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62 days after discovering data leak, Equifax warns that 143 million US consumers could be at risk

40 days after discovering data leak, Equifax warns that 143 million US consumers could be at risk

Equifax has announced that it has been hacked, and approximately 143 million US consumers may have had their names, social security numbers, dates of birth, addresses accessed by criminals. In some instances, driver license numbers have also been accessed.

143 million? That’s just under half the population of the United States.

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