Realtime Updates

  1. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

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  2. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  3. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  4. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  5. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  6. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 709: URL "Ping" Tracking

    Security Now
(Audio)

    This Week's Stories

    • Yet another capitulation in the (virtually lost) battle against tracking our behavior on the Internet with URL "ping" tracking.
    • UK government's plan to legislate, police and enforce online social media content
    • Microsoft's Chromium-based Edge browser's security
    • Improvements to Windows 10's update management
    • News from the "spoofing biometrics" department
    • The worrisome state of Android mobile financial apps
    • NSA's GHIDRA software reverse engineering tool suite
    • Perhaps the dumbest thing Facebook has done yet (and by policy, not by mistake)
    • An important change in Win10 1809 external storage caching policy

    Hosts: Jason Howell and Steve Gibson

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  7. Watched

    Fear the Walking Dead

    Episode title: Still Standing

    Season: 5

    Episode: 7

    Genre: Drama, Horror

    Poster
  8. Watched

    Fear the Walking Dead

    Episode title: The Little Prince

    Season: 5

    Episode: 6

    Genre: Drama, Horror

    Poster
  9. Listened to

    Security Now (MP3)

    SN 708: Android Security

    Security Now
(Audio)

    • Android Security, 10 Years Later
    • WinRAR, a 20+ Year Old Tool With 500M Users, Acknowledged Vulnerability
    • Russian GPS Hacking and What It Means For Us
    • Android's April Fools Day Patches
    • Tesla Autopilot Spoofing
    • The ASUS "ShadowHammer" Attack
    • Windows 10 (last) October 2018 Update
    • A VMware Update

    We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-708-Notes.pdf

    Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

    Download or subscribe to this show at https://twit.tv/shows/security-now.

    You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page.

    For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site: grc.com, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6.

    Sponsors:

  10. Watched

    The Handmaid's Tale

    Episode title: Unfit

    Season: 3

    Episode: 8

    Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi & Fantasy

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