Security Now with Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

Jan 13th 2015

Security Now 490

The Enigma

Steve Gibson talks about how the Enigma Machine works and how it was cracked.
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Hosts: Steve Gibson with Leo Laporte Lizard Squad's DDoS network largely powered by SOHO Routers, Google abandons pre-v4.4 Android Updates, and British Prime Minister David Cameron proposes outlawing communications that the government cannot eavesdrop on. Download or subscribe to this show at We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. You can submit a question to Security Now! at the GRC Feedback Page. For 16kbps versions, transcripts, and notes (including fixes), visit Steve's site:, also the home of the best disk maintenance and recovery utility ever written Spinrite 6. Bandwidth for Security Now is provided by Cachefly. Running time: 1:59:10