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SN 784: BlindSide & BLURtooth - Chrome vs Abusive Ads, Patch Tuesday Palooza

Security Now - Tue, 09/15/2020 - 8:00pm

Chrome vs abusive ads, patch Tuesday palooza.

  • BlindSide and BLURtooth
  • Chrome gets tough on abusive ads
  • The last hurrah for IE & Flash exploits
  • Chromium Edge on Win10: Forcing the issue
  • Edge enables "Ask me..." for each download
  • Patch Tuesday Palooza!
  • Excessive SSD Defragging also fixed
  • The WordPress File Manager flaw... two weeks downstream
  • Zoom... now with 2FA
  • New Raccoon attack

We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-784-Notes.pdf

Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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SN 783: IoT Isolation Strategies - Isolate Your IoT Devices, Threema Goes Open-Source

Security Now - Tue, 09/08/2020 - 10:54pm

Isolate your IoT devices, Threema goes open-source.

  • IoT Isolation Strategies
  • DoH coming to Chrome for Android
  • Bye Bye Drive-By Downloads
  • Threema goes Open-Source
  • WordPress File Manage 0-day flaw
  • Facebook's new VDP — Vulnerability Disclosure Policy
  • Facebook's new "WhatsApp Security Advisories" page
  • The Tor Project Membership Program
  • Intel's latest microcode patches

We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-783-Notes.pdf

Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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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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SN 782: I Know What You Did Last Summer - Russian Tries to Hack Tesla, Web Browser History Research

Security Now - Tue, 09/01/2020 - 9:00pm

Russian tries to hack Tesla, web browser history research.

  • Chrome 85 security features
  • Russian Attempts to Cyber Attack Tesla
  • More EMV Standard monetary transaction method problems
  • Watch this video on Covid testing
  • I Know What You Did Last Summer: research on web browsing histories

We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-782-Notes.pdf

Hosts: Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

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SN 781: SpiKey - Ransomware Hits Jack Daniel's, Iranian Script-Kiddies, How Ransomware Happens

Security Now - Tue, 08/25/2020 - 9:30pm

Ransomware hits Jack Daniel's, Iranian Script-Kiddies, how ransomware happens.

  • SpiKey: using the sound of a key to determine its shape
  • What do The University of Utah, Jack Daniel's Whiskey, and Carnival Cruise Lines all have in common? Ransomware
  • A Remote Code Execution in Chrome's WebGL
  • How ransomware happens: email phishing, remote desktop protocol compromise, and software vulnerability
  • Emergency Windows update!
  • Iranian script-kiddies using RDP to deploy Dharma ransomware
  • The Zero-Day Initiative turns 15

We invite you to read our show notes at https://www.grc.com/sn/SN-781-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.

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