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 2, 2013
#424: SQRL

Fingerprints are usernames, BitTorrent Chat, Steve's practical replacement for website usernames and passwords, and more.

September 25, 2013
#423: Fingerprint Biometrics

NSA-influenced code and backdoors, iOS7 flaws, TouchID, and more.

September 18, 2013
#422: Your Questions, Steve's Answers #175

Social media monitoring at school, unpatchable Java 6 exploits, IPv6 subversion, and more.

September 11, 2013
#421: The Perfect Accusation

LastPass and the NSA, MyOpenID, Patch Tuesday, NSA versus encryption, and more.

September 4, 2013
#420: BitMessage

NSA and USA in the doghouse, New Zealand bans software patents, more JAVA trouble, and more.

August 28, 2013
#419: Your Questions, Steve's Answers #174

Kim Dotcom's secure email solution, Wickr, Cackle, Hemlis, your questions, and more.

August 21, 2013
#418: Considering PGP

Steve and Leo cover the consequences of the Snowden leaks and, with that in mind, they examine the Pretty Good Privacy (PGP) system for encrypting email and attachments.