Smashing Security podcast #249: Devious licks, Netflix, and sensitive hackers

Industry veterans, chatting about computer security and online privacy.

Graham Cluley
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Smashing Security podcast #249: Devious licks, Netflix, and sensitive hackers

Ransomware attackers have got hurt feelings, what does Netflix know about you, and why are schoolkids stealing lavatory seats?

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 1Password’s Matt Davey from the “Random but Memorable” podcast.

Smashing Security #249: 'Devious licks, Netflix, and sensitive hackers'

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Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault


Matt Davey – @mattdavey

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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