TechSNAP

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

233 episodes of TechSNAP since the first episode, which aired on December 4th, 2014.

  • Episode 215: EXTenuating Circumstances | TechSNAP 215

    May 21st, 2015  |  1 hr 26 mins

    Researches have uncovered a weakness in almost all Internet encryption. We’ll explain what LogJam is, how to protect yourself & what the cause is.

    Plus Linux gets bit by a filesystem corruption bug, passport id thieves, a great batch of questions & more!

  • Episode 214: Venomous Floppy Legacy | TechSNAP 214

    May 14th, 2015  |  1 hr 50 mins

    We explain the Venom vulnerability, what the impact is & the steps major providers are taking to protect themselves.

    Plus strategies to mitigate Cyber Intrusions, a truly genius spammer, great questions, a huge round up & more!

  • Episode 213: Blame as a Service | TechSNAP 213

    May 7th, 2015  |  1 hr 38 mins

    Why a stolen healthcare record is harder to track than you might think, Security pros name their must have tools & blame as a service, the new Cybersecurity hot product.

    Plus great questions, a huge Round Up & much, much more!

  • Episode 212: Dormant Docker Disasters | TechSNAP 212

    April 30th, 2015  |  1 hr 33 mins

    The man who broke the music business, the major downsides to the container culture & yes, they really are trying to sell you Security Snake Oil.

    Plus your great questions, our answers & much, much more!

  • Episode 211: The French Disconnection | TechSNAP 211

    April 24th, 2015  |  1 hr 47 mins

    What’s really the key to detecting a breach before its become much too late? We’ll share some key insights, plus a technical breakdown of China’s great cannon & the new New French Surveillance Law that should be a warning to us all & much, much more!

  • Episode 210: SMBTrapped in Microsoft | TechSNAP 210

    April 16th, 2015  |  1 hr 23 mins

    Researches find an 18 year old bug in Windows thats rather nasty, we’ve got the details. A new perspective on the bug bounty arms race & the security impact of Wifi on a plane.

    Plus great feedback, a bursting round up & much much more!

  • Episode 209: Day-0 of an InfoSec Career | TechSNAP 209

    April 9th, 2015  |  2 hrs 9 mins

    Is it possible to make a truly private phone call anymore? The answer might surprise you. Cisco and Level 3 battle a huge SSH botnet & how to Build a successful Information Security career & much, much more!

  • Episode 208: Any Cert Will Do | TechSNAP 208

    April 2nd, 2015  |  1 hr 23 mins

    Why boring technology might be the better choice, Google revokes & China chokes, why you want to create an account at irs.gov before crooks do it for you.

    Plus your great IT questions, a rocking round up & much, much more!

  • Episode 207: Lunch Lady Lockdown | TechSNAP 207

    March 26th, 2015  |  1 hr 26 mins

    Reverse Engineering Incentives to Improve Security. New Jersey school district computers held for ransom & the flash bug that lives on from 2011 with a twist!

    Plus some great networking questions, drone powered Internet & more!

  • Episode 206: Two Factor Falsification | TechSNAP 206

    March 19th, 2015  |  1 hr 39 mins

    Microsoft takes 4 years to fix a nasty bug, how to bypass 2 factor authentication in the popular ‘Authy’ app.

    Hijacking a domain with photoshop, hardware vs software RAID revisited, tons of great questions, our answers & much much more!

  • Episode 205: An Uber Mess | TechSNAP 205

    March 12th, 2015  |  1 hr 3 mins

    Using encryption is a good thing, but its just the start, we’ll explain. Plus how one developer totally owned the Uber app.

    Then it’s a great batch of your questions & our answers!

  • Episode 204: Ghost of Crypto Past | TechSNAP 204

    March 5th, 2015  |  1 hr 38 mins

    We’ll break down the technical baggage that led to the new FREAK SSL flaw & the security ramifications of top executives using personal email accounts…

    Plus why just need to stop hiding file extensions. Plus some great feedback & much, much more!

  • Episode 203: TurboHax | TechSNAP 203

    February 26th, 2015  |  1 hr 47 mins

    Lenovo & Google are victims of DNS hijacking, we’ll share the details, Everyone wants you to secure your data, just not from them & how Turbotax profits from Cyber tax fraud!

    Plus a great batch of your questions, a fantastic round up & much, much more!

  • Episode 202: SuperFishy Mistake | TechSNAP 202

    February 19th, 2015  |  1 hr 11 mins

    Lenovo PCs ship with man-in-the-middle adware that breaks HTTPS connections, we’ll break down how this is possible, the danger that still exists & more.

    Plus the story of a billion dollar cyber heist anyone could pull off, the Equation group & much more!

  • Episode 201: Group Problemcy | TechSNAP 201

    February 12th, 2015  |  1 hr 34 mins

    A 20 year old design flaw in Windows has just been patched & it requires some major re-working of the software. Attackers compromise Forbes.com & why Facebook’s new ThreatExchange platform could be a great idea.

  • Episode 200: Your TechSNAP Story | TechSNAP 200

    February 5th, 2015  |  1 hr 39 mins

    A new major security breach at a large health insurance firm could expose 10s of millions, a phone phishing scam anyone could fall for & we celebrate our 200th episode with your TechSNAP stories.

    Then its a storage spectacular Q&A & much, much more!