Smashing Security podcast #018: Windows is a virus. True or False?

Security firm Webroot drops a clanger when it declared Windows was malicious and borked customers’ PCs, millennials are streaming a lot of movies illegally, and blackmailers are targeting members of the Ashley Madison cheating site again.

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast.

Webroot causes massive headaches after falsely flagging Windows files as malicious

It’s 2017, and anti-virus products still goof up like this…

David Bisson reports.