Sophos Podcasts

Sophos Podcasts

Australia

Podcast by SophosLabs

Episodes

Chet Chat 254 - Oct 7, 2016  

Chet and John bring you this week's Chet Chat live from the Virus Bulletin conference in Denver, Colorado USA. They summarize some of their favourite talks covering IoT vulnerabilities, malvertising, banking malware, building your own open source lab and whether Microsoft Defender is ever enough.

Chet Chat 253 - Sep 30, 2016  

Chester and John pack a lot into a busy week attending a conference and bringing you this week's security news. They discuss the recent mass DDoS attack on Brian Krebs, more horrifically vulnerable routers, changes to protect the SWIFT banking system, certificate authorities demonstrating their untrustworthiness and the Lock Down Your Login campaign to kick off National Cyber Security Awareness Month.

Chet Chat 252 - September 23, 2016  

In this week's Chet Chat, John Shier joins Chet to discuss the Yahoo! breach, the US FTC's new website for identity theft victims, how to break into an iPhone, credit card best practices and how the US DOT is working with car manufacturers on privacy concerns.

Chet Chat 251 - Aug 31, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our entertaining and informative computer security podcast. From a breach in Opera's cloud to handy back-to-school advice for kids (and their parents), " here's this week's "security news you can use."

Chet Chat 250 - Aug 11, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for our latest security podcast. In this week's episode: new tricks in ransomware, DARPA's grand bug-finding challenge, carder crook busted, and why your email password could be worth millions.

Chet Chat 249 - August 6, 2016  

Chet and John record live from DEF CON and summarize all the great content they experienced at this year's Black Hat, DEF CON and BSides Las Vegas hacking conferences. Topics covered this week include Bluetooth man in the middle attacks, password standards, testing binaries for the liklihood of vulnerabilities, using DNS as a botnet detection scheme, hooking the kernel gone wrong and the overall state of hacking conferences in 2016.

Chet Chat 248 - July 29, 2016  

John Shier joins Chester Wisniewski this week to complete the last podcast before the Black Hat and DEF CON conferences in Las Vegas next week. They try to explain the scoop behind the LastPass vulnerability, a dead man's fingerprints, strange behaviours on Tor and Ed Snowden's plan to tell you if your phone is spying on you.

Chet Chat 247 - July 21, 2016  

Join Sophos experts John Shier and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our weekly security podcast. This time: how to get paid for using two-factor authentication; the weirdly-named "HTTPoxy" bug; and ATM jackpotting in the spotlight.

Chet Chat 246 - July 14, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our computer security podcast. This week: Pokémon GO, "boneidleware", Patch Tuesday, Mac malware, free (yes!) tools, and a 15-country cyberbust.

Chet Chat 245 - July 8, 2016  

Sophos Security researchers Chester Wisniewski and John Shier dive into what's behind this week's security news. In this episode they discuss the latest ransomware, Zepto, safe usage of the dark web, how a criminal could take over your Facebook account and how crooks are after your information just as much as they are after celebrities.

Chet Chat 244 - July 1, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our regular security podcast. This week: just in time for Canada Day, some Google Play malware with a Canuckian theme; how pen testers turn bugs into breaches; and Chet puts on his fireproof trousers to come out in favour of Windows 10.

Chet Chat 243 - June 24, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for our latest security podcast. In this episode: hardening Tor, the ransomware with a Pirate Name, and not one but two stories about Apple and crpyto. Enjoy!

Chet Chat 242 - June 18, 2016  

Join Sophos security experts John Shier and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our security podcast. This time: hardware random numbers; the death (we hope) of the Angler exploit kit; the Spam King goes to prison at long last; and Github reminds us all, "Don't re-use passwords!"

Chet Chat 241 - May 21, 2016  

Join Sophos experts John Shier and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our security podcast. This week: TeslaCrypt gives up its master key; iOS researcher fights with Apple; iPad Pro users complain of "bricked devices"; Bing gets tough on fake support; Mr Robot website has Mr-Robot-style security hole; and... please vote for the Chet Chat in the 2016 European Security Blogger awards.

Chet Chat 240 - May 13, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our regular Chet Chat podcast. This week: Friday 13th viruses remembered; US regulators ask tough questions about mobile updates; how software you might never have heard of could put your website at risk; and 3 zero-days in 3 months for Flash.

Chet Chat 239 - Apr 28, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for another entertaining and well-informed episode of our computer security poccast. This week: the test server that wasn't; the text file that isn't; the VPN that might not be; and a cool new concept for bug bounties... the "Occam's Razor Bonus."

Interview with Mark Loman on CryptoGuard  

Chester Wisniewski and John Shier interview Mark Loman about the growing threat of Ransomware and the tool his team developed, CryptoGuard.

Chet Chat 238 - Mar 31, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of our computer security podcast. This week, Chester reports from BSides Austin, where he's been presenting a talk on the security (or otherwise) of the IoT. Other topics this week: Apple and FBI (what *now*?), a password strength meter that wasn't, and how to save your friends and family from the "jury duty" scam.

Chet Chat 237 - Mar 24, 2016  

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest edition of our weekly computer security podcast. In this episode: Tor and backdoors, an overdue kernel patch for Android, Apple's iMessage security hole, and an FBI warning about "car hacking."

Chet Chat 236 - Mar 18, 2016  

Join Sophos experts John Shier and Mario Winter, who recorded this episode live at the CeBIT computer show in Hanover, Germany. From ransomware to the collection of personal data, Mario talks to John about the latest IT security challenges in the German-speaking world.

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