Smashing Security podcast #207: Cyber biowarfare, giant ladybugs, and strippers

Industry veterans, chatting about computer security and online privacy.

Graham Cluley
@gcluley

Smashing Security podcast #207: Cyber biowarfare, giant ladybugs, and strippers

Fears are raised about cyber bioterrorists, there’s a widespread blackout for IoT devices caused by a cloud cock-up, and what role do strippers play in a revamp of the United States’s computer crime laws?

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 Mark Stockley.

And don’t miss our featured interview with Steve Salinas of Deep Instinct, discussing ransomware.

Smashing Security #207: 'Cyber biowarfare, giant ladybugs, and strippers'

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Hosts:

Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault

Guest:

Mark Stockley – @MarkStockley

Show notes:

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Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

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