Episode 136

136: Oops, we created Iran's hacking exploit

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July 11th, 2019

49 mins 59 secs

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Mac users of the Zoom video conferencing app are warned their webcams could be hijacked, security firms warn of how scammers are deepfaking audio to steal from businesses, and our guest owns up to the role he played in an Iranian cyberattack against US organisations.

All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by Charl van der Walt.

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Theme tune: "Vinyl Memories" by Mikael Manvelyan.
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