Security Now with Steve Gibson and Leo Laporte

Dec 28th 2021

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Best of 2021

The Year's Best Stories on Security Now
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Leo Laporte walks through some of the highlights of the show and most impactful stories of 2021. Stories include:

  • SolarWinds Hack Detailed By Microsoft
  • Crispy Subtitles from Lay’s
  • Remembering Dan Kaminsky
  • REvil Hacks Apple Supplier Quanta Computer
  • The "Doom" CAPTCHA
  • How Colonial Pipeline Was Breached
  • When John McAfee Called Steve Gibson
  • T-Mobile Subscribers: Do This Now
  • "Internet Anonymity" is an Oxymoron

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