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.

December 9, 2014
#485: Expensive Lessons

Steve Gibson looks closely into the consequences of the lax security measures of Target and Sony.

December 2, 2014
#484: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 202

What is the safest way for a student to report a vulnerability?

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.