How does Microsoft hope to defeat the macro terror? How is the UK Government trying to influence the public’s opinion on end-to-end encryption? And what is MoviePass hoping to do with your eyeballs?
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 Thom Langford.
Smashing Security #262: 'Macro progress, eyeball-tracking ads, and encryption backdoors'
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Graham Cluley – @gcluley
Carole Theriault – @caroletheriault
Thom Langford – @thomlangford
- Macros from the internet are blocked by default in Office — Microsoft.
- A potentially dangerous macro has been blocked — Microsoft.
- The Death of "Please Enable Macros" and What it Means — Check Point Research.
- No Place to Hide.
- Why we need EndToEndEncryption and why it’s essential for our safety, our children’s safety, and for everyone’s future — Alec Muffet.
- Smashing Security episode 68: Malware from outer space!
- MoviePass Relaunching Next Summer — Variety.
- MoviePass is back but with eyeball tracking to make you watch ads — Daily Mail.
- MoviePass 2.0 Wants to Track Your Eyeballs to Make Sure You Watch Ads — Vice.
- 2000 AD – the Galaxy's Greatest Comic!
- Future Shock! The Story of 2000AD — IMDB.
- 40 Strange Etiquette Rules Through the Years — Good Housekeeping.
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One comment on “Smashing Security podcast #262: Macro progress, eyeball-tracking ads, and encryption backdoors”
Alan Moore didn't write 300, that was Frank Miller. I appreciate that you have probably had this comment about a billion times by now.