Smashing Security #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.

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WhatsApp hack: have I been affected and what should I do?

Vulnerabilities are discovered all the time and each is added to a hacker’s armoury, and they are often combined … While constant Windows or Mac OS updates can be annoying, they are also critical …
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West Palm Beach Governor DeSantis calls for more cyber security for elections Matt Sczesny 7:48 – WPTV.com

West Palm Beach Governor DeSantis calls for more cyber security for elections Matt Sczesny 7:48  WPTV.com

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says he is asking the Secretary of State to begin reviewing election systems security and cyber …

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Protecting your computer against Intel’s latest security flaw is easy, unless it isn’t

You’re forgiven if the huge Intel chip vulnerability disclosure from a couple of days ago slipped under your radar. For one thing, the new problems are sort of variants of the much splashier Spectre …
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