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.

January 7, 2014
#437: New Year's News Catchup

We talk about the NSA and ANT protocols, more CryptoLocker news, the SnapChat leak of names and phone numbers, and more.

December 25, 2013
#436: Time Traveling with Steve

Steve opens up his archives to show some of his first appearances with Leo on the Screen Savers.

December 18, 2013
#435: Your Questions, Steve's Answers #180

All things NSA, Acoustic Crypto Key leakage, FIDO Alliance and SQRL, your questions, and more.

December 11, 2013
#434: Your Questions, Steve's Answers #179

Patch Tuesday, Firefox 26, NSA and Google cookies, your questions, and more.

December 4, 2013
#433: Breaking SSL

A closer look at "BULLRUN", the NSA's code name for their Encryption Cracking initiative, TL Warp Drive, and more.

November 27, 2013
#432: Coin, Patent Trolls, and More

More about Coin, an update on CryptoLocker, a look at a high profile patent troll case, and more.

November 20, 2013
#431: What is RADIUS?

Security news, the coin wallet idea, why does proXPN allow only twelve characters, Steve explains RADIUS, and more.