Footballers’ wives go to war over Instagram leaks, it turns out fake news is fine on Facebook (just so long as it’s in a political ad), and things take a horrific turn in Japan, as a stalker uses a scary technique to find out where his pop idol lives.
All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by The Cyberwire’s Dave Bittner.
Smashing Security #150: 'Liverpool WAGs, Facebook politics, and a selfie stalker'
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- Prince Harry launches phone-hacking case against Sun and Mirror owners — The Guardian.
- Mark Zuckerberg: An Elizabeth Warren presidency would 'suck' for Facebook — CNN.
- In leaked audio, Mark Zuckerberg rallies Facebook against critics, competitors, and Elizabeth Warren — The Verge.
- Elizabeth Warren Facebook ad mocks Facebook's fact checking policies — Engadget.
- Graham getting thrashed by Garry Kasparov — @gcluley on Twitter
- Stalker zoomed in on Japanese idol's eyes to find out where she lived — Graham Cluley.
- Obsessed fan finds Japanese idol's home by zooming in on her eyes — AsiaOne.
- Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch – Nintendo Switch Trailer — YouTube.
- Funny English Idioms – and why we say them! — YouTube.
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