BJ Mendelson

138: Logic bombs, brain data exploitation, and Digga D tweets

Logic bombs in Excel spreadsheets, how should we protect our brain data from big companies, and how did bizarre messages about Drill rap end up on the Metropolitan Police’s Twitter account and website? All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast by computer security veterans Graham…

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115: Love, Nests, and is 2FA destroying the world?

Is two factor authentication such a pain in the rear end that it's costing the economy millions? Do you feel safe having a Google Nest in your home? And don't get caught by a catfisher this Valentine's Day. All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the “Smashing Security” podcast…

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086: Elon Musk submarine scams and 2FA bypass

The world has been gripped with the story of that soccer team, those poor boys… but enough about England's World Cup hopes being dashed, it's time for another episode of “Smashing Security”. Crypto scamming Thai cave rescue scoundrels! $25 million to make anti-fake news videos! TimeHop data breach! Phone number port out scams! All this…

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074: Smashing Security isn’t bullsh*t

Crime forums on Facebook, fraudsters pose as anti-fraud hotlines, and how big advertising companies are in bed with the rampant data collection of internet giants. 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…

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