A scam involving restaurant bookings at The Ritz is suitably sophisticated, the second wave of UK coronavirus testing apps, and we take a look at one of the biggest studies ever into the scourge of robocalls.
All this and much more is discussed in the latest edition of the award-winning “Smashing Security” podcast by cybersecurity veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by BBC technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones.
Rory Cellan-Jones – @ruskin147
- Tech Tent podcast — BBC World Service.
- Sir Frederick Barclay releases footage of alleged Ritz bugging — The Guardian.
- Tea at the Ritz soured by credit card scammers — BBC News.
- Tweet from The Ritz London.
- Coronavirus: England's contact-tracing app gets green light for trial — BBC News.
- Coronavirus: England's contact tracing app trial gets under way — BBC News.
- A simple telephony honeypot received 1.5 million robocalls across 11 months — ZDNet.
- Who's Calling? Characterizing Robocalls through Audio and Metadata Analysis — USENIX.
- Pick of the Week archive — Smashing Security.
- 13 Minutes to the Moon — BBC World Service.
- Borrasca — QCODE.
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