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Smashing Security podcast #129: Too Long; Didn’t Listen

Don’t hire a hacker, they might scam you! What works and what doesn’t when it comes to protecting your email account? And China’s controversial social credit system comes under the microscope.

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 Maria Varmazis.

Kirk ransomware sports Star Trek-themed decryptor and little-known crypto-currency

“It’s ransomware, Jim, but not as we know it!”

David Bisson reports.

Don’t lose your Klingon inheritance. It’s spam of the day

Our Klingon anti-virus product has been told it could receive a massive inheritance.

Hmm.. does anyone smell anything a bit Ferengi about this?

End of the road for Klingon Anti-Virus

Read more in my article at Naked Security.

April Fool: Shatner virus planted by hackers on orbiting satellite

Read more in my article at Naked Security.