Smashing Security podcast #031: Petya (don’t know the name of this ransomware)

Three security industry veterans, chatting about computer security and online privacy.

Smashing Security #031: Petya (don't know the name of this ransomware)

Another major ransomware outbreak rattles the world – but no-one can decide what it’s called, the danger posed to driverless cars by kangaroos, and do you really want an Amazon Echo Show?

All this and more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by cybersecurity veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest David Bisson.

Smashing Security #031: 'Petya (don't know the name of this ransomware)'

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Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault


David Bisson – @DMBisson

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Graham Cluley is an award-winning keynote speaker who has given presentations around the world about cybersecurity, hackers, and online privacy. A veteran of the computer security industry since the early 1990s, he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows, makes regular media appearances, and is the co-host of the popular "Smashing Security" podcast. Follow him on Twitter, Mastodon, Threads, Bluesky, or drop him an email.

4 comments on “Smashing Security podcast #031: Petya (don’t know the name of this ransomware)”

    1. Graham CluleyGraham Cluley · in reply to nilesh

      The clue is in the name of the podcast…

  1. Bob

    The official press statement from Posteo.

  2. Bob

    I've noticed that the RSS feed for Smashing Security has changed in case anybody is wondering why it's no longer synchronising.


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