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.

April 1, 2014
#449: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 185

The NSA / Dual_EC_DRBG flaw is worse than we knew, is Google's Always HTTPS for Gmail a bad thing? A quick WiFi password install for iPhones, and more.

March 25, 2014
#448: iOS Security, Pt.3

An important Fix-It for a new 0-day vulnerability in Microsoft Word, has WPA2 Wi-Fi been cracked? iOS security part 3, and more.

March 18, 2014
#447: iOS Security, Pt.2

More "XP Armageddon", PwnToOwn, cloud storage costs plummet, and more!

March 11, 2014
#446: iOS Security

Snowden's SXSW appearance, SQRL coming in 34 languages, the deepest look yet into Apple's iOS security, and more!

March 4, 2014
#445: Your Questions, Steve's Answers 184

Was the iOS SSL flaw done on purpose? NSA spying on Yahoo users' webcams, Steve makes a shocking admission about Windows XP, and more!

February 25, 2014
#444: Goto: Fail

Goto: Fail, Apple's SSL screw up, WhatsApp TOS change, Telegram, Mt. Gox & Bitcoin, and more!

February 18, 2014
#443: Sisyphus

Steve's original plan to explain Google's terrific innovations in web performance, known as "QUIC" were derailed by the overwhelmingly worrisome security news, so this week's podcast is pure, and rather sobering, news of the week.