Security Now

Steve Gibson, the man who coined the term spyware and created the first anti-spyware program, creator of Spinrite and ShieldsUP, discusses the hot topics in security today with Leo Laporte.

Records live every Tuesday at 1:00pm PT/4:00pm ET.

October 28, 2014
#479: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 199

Retailers plan to use an app-based payment system called CurrentC instead of Apple Pay.

October 21, 2014
#478: Poodle Bites

Steve Gibson takes a deep dive into the "Poodle" security vulnerability.

October 14, 2014
#477: Payment Tokenization

Steve Gibson examines "Payment Tokens," which look to replace credit card numbers online.

October 7, 2014
#476: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 198

Hackers publish the BadUSB code to Github, is this the end of USB?

October 1, 2014
#475: Shocked by the Shell

Apple offers OS X updates for the ShellShock problem

September 23, 2014
#474: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 197

Google shuts down a "Malvertiser" who was using it's DoubleClick network.

September 16, 2014
#473: Google vs. SHA-1

Steve Gibson analyzes Google on deprecating SHA-1.