extraterrestrial life

Smashing Security #068: Malware from outer space!

If aliens did contact us would it be safe to open the email? Why would MoviePass track film lovers after they leave the cinema? Would you know how to get around Malaysia when your car rental website lets you down? And will Graham *please* stop talking about text adventure games?

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, who are joined this week by special guest journalist (and possible spy) James Thomson.


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Aliens could catch computer viruses, says scientist

Humans could accidentally send viruses to aliens and infect extraterrestrial computers, claims a scientist from Oxford University’s Future of Humanity Institute.

Golly.

Watch this video and tell me what you think.


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