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A podcast that brings you timely stories, news and tips for living securely in a connected world. Topics include Information Security, Privacy, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile Devices, Applications and Social Media. Hosted by Scott Wright- Cyber Security Auditor, Researcher and Coach, President of Security Perspectives Inc. and Tom Eston- Ethical Hacker and Information Security Professional.

The Shared Security Podcast

US Government Shutdown, Privacy at CES 2019, Mobile Location Data Controversy – WB51

Watch this episode on our YouTube Channel! This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for January 14th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: The US government shutdown and cybersecurity, privacy takes center stage at CES 2019,...
The Shared Security Podcast

Cybersecurity Careers, Recruiting, and Volunteering with Kathleen Smith – #84

New year, new Cybersecurity job? If you’re looking for a new job or just starting out in Cybersecurity you’ll want to listen to this episode of our monthly show where we’re joined by special guest Kathleen Smith, CMO of...
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Newspaper Ransomware Attack, How Facebook Tracks You on Android, USB-Type-C Authentication – WB50

Watch this episode on our YouTube Channel! This is the 50th episode of the Shared Security Weekly Blaze for January 7th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Newspaper Ransomware Attack, How Facebook Tracks You on Android,...
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Phishing Attack Targeting Two-Factor Authentication, Amazon Echo Eavesdropping, Netflix Email Scam – WB49

Watch this episode on our YouTube Channel! This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for December 31st 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: a new phishing attack targeting two-factor authentication, Amazon Echo eavesdropping, and a new...
The Shared Security Podcast

The Year in Review and 2019 Predictions with Special Guest Kevin Johnson – #83

Watch this episode on our YouTube channel! In this year end episode of the podcast, we’re joined by frequent guest Kevin Johnson to recap the big cybersecurity and privacy news of this past year, talk about a little movie called...
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Healthcare Databases Exposed, Facebook’s Photo API Bug, Signal Speaks Out – WB48

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for December 24th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Healthcare databases exposed, Facebook’s Photo API bug, and Signal speaks out. Silent Pocket is a proud sponsor of the Shared...
The Shared Security Podcast

Equifax Data Breach Details Released, More Google+ API Bugs, Supermicro Strikes Back – WB47

Watch this episode on our YouTube channel! This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for December 17th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Equifax data breach details released, more Google+ API bugs and Supermicro strikes back. Silent Pocket...
The Shared Security Podcast

The Quora Data Breach, Facebook’s Private Emails, Google Location Tracking – WB46

https://youtu.be/0O3rruiS6Z0 This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for December 10th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: In this week’s episode: the Quora data breach, Facebook’s private emails, and Google location tracking. Silent Pocket is a proud...
The Shared Security Podcast

Massive Marriott Data Breach, Secure Holiday Shopping Tips, Phishing Sites Using HTTPS – WB45

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for December 3rd 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: the massive Marriott data breach, secure holiday shopping tips, and phishing sites using HTTPS. Silent Pocket is a proud sponsor...
The Shared Security Podcast

Special Guest Tanya Janca, DevOps and AppSec, Women in Cybersecurity – #82

In this episode Tom and Scott are joined by special guest Tanya Janca who is a Senior Cloud Developer Advocate for Microsoft. We speak with Tanya about her journey into the world of AppSec, women and minorities in Cybersecurity,...
The Shared Security Podcast

Vehicle Infotainment Privacy, Instagram’s Accidental Password Exposure, Firefox Monitor – WB44

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for November 26th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Vehicle infotainment privacy, Instagram’s accidental password exposure, and the Firefox monitor data breach notification service. Silent Pocket is a proud...
The Shared Security Podcast

Harry Sverdlove, Edgewise Founder and CTO – Special Edition

In this special edition of the podcast we speak to Harry Sverdlove, who is the Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Edgewise. Harry talks with us about the concept of “zero trust” and their innovative technology that can help...
The Shared Security Podcast

USPS Informed Delivery Vulnerabilities, Holiday Credit Card Fraud, Huge SMS Database Leak – WB43

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for November 19th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: USPS Informed delivery vulnerabilities, protecting yourself from credit card fraud and a huge SMS database leak. Silent Pocket is a...
The Shared Security Podcast

Midterm Election Security, Gait Recognition Surveillance Technology, Caller ID Authentication – WB42

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for November 12, 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Midterm Election Security, Gait Recognition Surveillance Technology and Caller ID Authentication Silent Pocket is a proud sponsor of the Shared...
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Microsoft and Apple Security Updates, Signal’s Sealed Sender, Girl Scouts Data Breach – WB41

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for November 5th 2018 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Microsoft and Apple security Updates, Signal’s sealed sender and the Girl Scouts data breach. Silent Pocket is a proud sponsor...
ZDNet

Websites can steal browser data via extensions APIs

Researcher finds nearly 200 Chrome, Firefox, and Opera extensions vulnerable to attacks from malicious sites.
Security Affairs

6 Reasons We Need to Boost Cybersecurity Focus in 2019

Paying attention to cybersecurity is more important than ever in 2019. But, some companies are still unwilling to devote the necessary resources to securing their infrastructures against cyberattacks, and naive individuals think they’re immune to the tactics of cybercriminals,...
isBuzz

Fortnite Vulnerabilities Allow Hackers To Take Over Gamers’ Accounts, Data And In-Game Currency

Cybersecurity researchers today shared details of vulnerabilities that could have affected any player of the hugely popular online battle game, Fortnite. If exploited, the vulnerability would have given an attacker full access to a user’s account and their personal information  as well...

DNC Accuses Russia, ACLU Sues ICE, and More Security News This Week

Trump dominated security headlines this week, but there's plenty of other news to catch up on.
SecurityWeek

Bulgaria Extradites Russian Hacker to US: Embassy

Bulgaria has extradited a Russian indicted by a US court for mounting a complex hacking scheme to the United States, the Russian embassy in Washington said Saturday. read more