Transatlantic Cable Podcast

In this week's episode, Dave and I take a look at how phishing emails are being used to target hospitals and the South Korean winter Olympics as well as how a prankster is broadcasting F**k the police on a police radio station. We also discuss how Apple is being urged to tackle smartphone addiction.  Tune in! 

Direct download: tacp-19-final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:26am EDT

In this week's episode, Dave and I delve into the world of Alexa, looking at how Amazon is planning to monetize the service, as well as how the UK police force is looking at ways to use the voice app.  Also in this week's episode, we take a look at the Meltdown and Spectre bugs that everybody is talking about as well as how Android devices are tracking your every move, even after turning location services off.

Direct download: tacp-18-final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:20am EDT

In this week's special new year's episode, Dave and I look at what IT security resolutions we should all look to adopt - from backing up more frequently to ditching the connected toys.  

Direct download: tacp-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:07am EDT

In this week's festive episode, Dave and I take a look at school heating, what Google is doing to help combat fake news, Mozilla's woes and how a researcher is using Twitter to predict traffic jams.  Tune in!

Direct download: tacp-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39am EDT

In this week's episode, Dave and I discuss heating homes with Bitcoins, how ransomware took out a whole county, Facebook comments and Starbucks Wi-Fi using your laptop as a crypto-currency miner.  Tune in!

Direct download: tacp-15-final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:10am EDT

In this week's episode, Dave and I talk about the blockchain, cryptokitties (yes, they're a thing), MP password problems, 2-factor authentication ear-rings and more. 

Direct download: tacp_14_final-01.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:08am EDT

In this week's episode, Dave and I dive into the threat predictions for 2018.  Looking at connected (and vulnerable) cars, ransomware, crypto-mining malware and finally a novelty security camera for your kids... yes, really.

Direct download: tacp_13_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:35am EDT

In this week's episode, Dave and I talk about people powered internet in Detroit, Germany destroying smart watches, Amazon Key (again!) and car infotainment systems.

Direct download: tapc_12_final.mp3
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Direct download: tapc_11_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:33am EDT

In this week's episode, David and I discuss Facebook's attempt to tackle revenge porn, sad robots, Netfix phishing scams (and how best to avoid them) and gaming keyboards with key-logging software installed.

Direct download: tapc_10-final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:57am EDT