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.

November 25, 2014
#483: Let's Encrypt

Steve Gibson looks in depth at new Certificate Authority "Let's Encrypt".

November 18, 2014
#482: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 201

AT&T has (temporarily) ended using perma-cookies.

November 11, 2014
#481: Certificate Transparency

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday revealed a significant vulnerability affecting Windows servers.

November 4, 2014
#480: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 200

Is your new internet-connected TV spying on you?

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.