Smashing Security podcast #238: Fashion captain, fraud family, and DEF CON. D’oh!

Industry veterans, chatting about computer security and online privacy.

Smashing Security podcast #238: Fashion captain, fraud family, and DEF CON. D'oh!

Pygmy hippopotamus bugs, DEF CON’s data slip-up, and phishing fraudsters have their collars felt.

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 Naked Security’s Paul Ducklin.

Smashing Security #238: 'Fashion captain, fraud family, and DEF CON. D'oh!'

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Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault


Paul Ducklin – @duckblog

Show notes:

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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.

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