Systems, Network, and Administration Podcast.

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Systems, Network, and Administration Podcast. Every two weeks TechSNAP covers the stories that impact those of us in the tech industry, and all of us that follow it. Every episode we dedicate a portion of the show to answer audience questions, discuss best practices, and solving your problems.

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  • Episode 238: Certifiable Authority | TechSNAP 238

    October 29th, 2015  |  1 hr 18 mins

    TalkTalk gets compromised, Hackers make cars safer & Google plays hardball with Symantec.

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

  • Episode 237: A Rip in NTP | TechSNAP 237

    October 22nd, 2015  |  2 hrs 5 mins

    The OpenZFS summit just wrapped up and Allan shares the exciting new features coming to the file system, researchers warn about flaws in NTP & of course we've got some critical patches.

    Plus a great batch of questions, a rockin' round up & much more!

  • Episode 236: National Security Breaking Agency | TechSNAP 236

    October 15th, 2015  |  1 hr 51 mins

    How the NSA might be breaking Crypto, fresh zero day exploit against Flash with a twist & Keylogging before computers.

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

  • Episode 235: Catching the Angler | TechSNAP 235

    October 8th, 2015  |  1 hr 52 mins

    Debug mode exposes sensitive data, Cisco’s Talos group exposes the Angler exploit kit & how a Microsoft exposed Conficker with an egg hunt.

    Plus some great feedback, a huge round up & much, much more!

  • Episode 234: Key Flaw With GPL | TechSNAP 234

    October 1st, 2015  |  1 hr 6 mins

    D-Link publishes its private code signing keys, exploiting Windows Symbolic Links & why encryption is not sufficient protection.

    Plus some great questions, our answers, a rockin roundup & much, much more!

  • Episode 233: Dukes of Cyber Hazard | TechSNAP 233

    September 24th, 2015  |  1 hr 16 mins

    Let’s Encrypt hits a major milestone, F-Secure publishes their investigation into “The Dukes” & we dig into Tarsnap’s email confirmation bypass.

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

  • Episode 232: Hardware Insecurity Module | TechSNAP 232

    September 17th, 2015  |  1 hr 4 mins

    How Groupon made the switch to FreeBSD & why. Researches extract keys from a hardware module & Intel’s new CPU backed malware protection.

    Plus your questions, a great roundup & more!

  • Episode 231: Leaky RSA Keys | TechSNAP 231

    September 10th, 2015  |  1 hr 16 mins

    Red Hat highlights how leaky many open source RSA implementations are, Netflix releases Sleepy Puppy & the Mac is definitely under attack.

    Plus some quick feedback, a rockin' roundup & much, much more!

  • Episode 230: Trojan Family Ties | TechSNAP 230

    September 3rd, 2015  |  1 hr 9 mins

    Rooting your Android device might be more dangerous than you realize, why the insurance industry will take over InfoSec & the NSA prepares for Quantum encryption.

    Plus some great questions, a fantastic roundup & more!

  • Episode 229: Extortion Startups | TechSNAP 229

    August 27th, 2015  |  1 hr 44 mins

    The real fallout from the Ashley Madison hack gets personal. The Android StageFright patch that doesn’t cover all of the holes, and turning a KVM into a spying appliance.

    Plus a great batch of questions, our answers, a rocking round up & more!

  • Episode 228: Export Grade Vulnerabilities | TechSNAP 228

    August 20th, 2015  |  1 hr 12 mins

    Lenovo & HP are caught injecting malware even after you format the drive, Ubiquiti Networks is socially engineered out of 46 million & are we entering the era of Security Research Prohibition? We debate. Plus your questions, the roundup & much, much more!

  • Episode 227: Oracle's EULAgy #oraclefanfic | TechSNAP 227

    August 13th, 2015  |  1 hr 13 mins

    Oracle really doesn’t want you to reverse engineer their products but they may have just released the Kraken, we’ll explain.

    A massive drop of 35 fixes in one day, great feedback and follow up, a rockin roundup & much, much more!

  • Episode 226: Solving the Flash Plague | TechSNAP 226

    August 7th, 2015  |  1 hr 23 mins

    Adobe is making changes to Flash to mitigate 0day exploits, with help from Google. Chrysler recalls 1.4M vehicles due to a software flaw, we go inside the “Business Club” cyber crime gang.

    Plus a great batch of questions, the roundup & more!

  • Episode 225: SourceForge's Downfall | TechSNAP 225

    July 30th, 2015  |  1 hr 4 mins

    SourceForge sees downtime, and we examine their infrastructure, a new pervasive hackgroup has been exposed and their track record is fascinating.

    Plus a Hacking Team Round up, a wide variety of audience questions, our answers & much, much more!

  • Episode 224: Butterflies & Backronyms | TechSNAP 224

    July 23rd, 2015  |  1 hr 10 mins

    The Backronym vulnerability hits MySQL right in the SSL protection, we’ll share the details. The hacker Group that hit Apple & Microsoft intensifies their attacks, a survey shows many core Linux tools are at risk & much, much more!

  • Episode 223: A Bias to Insecurity | TechSNAP 223

    July 16th, 2015  |  1 hr 22 mins

    The Hacking Team fallout continues with more zero day patches you need to install, a new attack against RC4 might finally kill it & how to save yourself from a DDoS attack.

    Plus a great batch of your questions, our answers & much, much more!