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 1:30pm PT/4:30pm ET.

August 3, 2006
#51: Vista's Virgin Stack Will Windows Vista be secure? According to a new study from Symantec, the decision to re-write the networking stack from the ground up means it will be much less secure than XP...
July 27, 2006
#50: Intro to Virtualization Virtualization, its history and uses in security...
July 20, 2006
#49: Netstat Examine your system's Internet connections and open ports with netstat...
July 13, 2006
#48: Your Questions, Steve's Answers #9 Does a firewall slow you down? One of a dozen questions Steve answers.
July 6, 2006
#47: Internet Weaponry Bad boys, bad boys, watcha gonna do? I'm gonna sic my IRC bot on you...
June 29, 2006
#46: Router Logs What good are router logs? Steve says... not much!
June 23, 2006
#45: The HOSTS File We've all got one, but what's it for and how do you use it?