Malware can record your conversations, Trump is under fire from Congress representatives, and connected car apps are vulnerable to hacks. All that coming up now on Threat Wire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 Threat Wire RSS: https://shannonmorse.podbean.com/feed/ Threat Wire iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/threat-wire/id1197048999 —————————— Links: https://arstechnica.com/security/2017/02/hackers-who-took-control-of-pc-microphones-siphon-600-gb-from-70-targets/ https://cyberx-labs.com/en/blog/operation-bugdrop-cyberx-discovers-large-scale-cyber-reconnaissance-operation/ https://www.cnet.com/news/congressman-pushes-for-investigation-on-trumps-android-phone/ https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2017/02/trumps-apparent-string-of-security-faux-pas-trigger-call-for-house-investigation/ […]

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The Best Wikipedia Reader EVER, this time on Hak5! Links: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.arcdatum.apps.readable ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 Threat Wire RSS: https://shannonmorse.podbean.com/feed/ Threat Wire iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/threat-wire/id1197048999 ——————————

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3 Great Gmail Tools, Skip The TacLight, Meitu Tracks You, Fakespot Amazon Reviews, Samsung Note 7 Apology —— 00:50 Samsung Note 7 Apology Sunday night Samsung streamed a 50 minute apology/explanation for the Note 7 phones on fire debacle http://www.theverge.com/2017/1/23/14355916/samsung-galaxy-note-7-apology-explanation 04:40 Better Than Bell & Howell TacLight Joel, aka @jj_4884, tweeted @patricknorton, “@patricknorton Thoughts on […]

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Start your 2017 off right by using some privacy and security apps made for anyone! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://twitter.com/Snubs/status/808355762539876352 https://whispersystems.org/ https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.authenticator2&hl=en https://www.authy.com/ https://twofactorauth.org/ https://www.mailvelope.com/en/ https://keybase.io/ https://protonmail.com/ http://keepass.info/ https://www.lastpass.com/ https://thatoneprivacysite.net/vpn-comparison-chart/ https://openvpn.net/ https://www.privateinternetaccess.com/pages/how-it-works/ https://www.privacytools.io/ Youtube Thumbnail credit: https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5503/11406965045_b520282906_b.jpg

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2017: CES, VR, & Android Predictions, FooVR, Comcast’s 1TB Data Cap Alert Broken??? Fix Your Passwords! —— Comcast Terabyte Data Cap Problems Heads up, Comcast’s Usage Meter alerts for the 1 TB data cap might not be working. Here’s what happens if you exceed the cap! https://customer.xfinity.com/MyServices/Internet/UsageMeter/ https://customer.xfinity.com/help-and-support/internet/data-usage-exceed-usage CES 2017 What We’re Looking Forward To […]

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AirDroid is vulnerable to hacks, a Zero Day makes Tor uses not so anonymous, the SF Muni hacker gets hacked, and the avalanche botnet is taken offline. Coming up now on Threat Wire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/12/at-least-10-million-android-users-imperiled-by-popular-airdroid-app/ https://blog.zimperium.com/analysis-of-multiple-vulnerabilities-in-airdroid/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/tor-releases-urgent-update-for-firefox-0day-thats-under-active-attack/ http://arstechnica.com/security/2016/11/firefox-0day-used-against-tor-users-almost-identical-to-one-fbi-used-in-2013/ https://blog.mozilla.org/security/2016/11/30/fixing-an-svg-animation-vulnerability/ https://blog.torproject.org/blog/tor-browser-607-released https://www.cnet.com/news/hackers-sf-muni-ransomware-attack-muni/ […]

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A reused Apple ID could be bad for your privacy, 3 million android devices are vulnerable to hacks, and you can steal cookies from a locked pc with a super cheap device. Coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: https://threatpost.com/iphone-call-history-synced-to-icloud-without-user-consent-knowledge/122030/ https://thehackernews.com/2016/11/icloud-backup.html https://blog.elcomsoft.com/2016/11/iphone-user-your-calls-go-to-icloud/ […]

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Google Pixel Review, $100 Noise Cancelling Headphones, How To Put Out Smartphone Fires, Stop IoT DDOS Attacks —— 00:55 – Google Pixel XL Review Is Google’s Pixel the best Android phone ever? Shannon’s full review in the video! https://madeby.google.com/phone/ 15:12 – Detect Hacked IoT Devices? Joseph writes ask@tekthing.com “After last weeks huge DDoS, has anyone […]

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DJI Osmo Mobile review, Pixel Phones and Google Home, Windows or Android for Lenovo Yoga Book, fake uBlock Origin! ——- 00:40 Pixel Phones, Google Chrome, Daydream VR, Chromcast Ultra Shannon’s already bought a Pixel XL for review, get our reactions to Google’s new phones, Home (Echo competitor!) , the Daydream View Headset, and Chromecast Ultra […]

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Description: Bluetooth smart locks can be hacked wirelessly, apple begins a bug bounty program finally, point of sale terminals are hacked once again, and Qualcomm had a few Android chipset security flaws. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://www.tomsguide.com/us/bluetooth-lock-hacks-defcon2016,news-23129.html […]

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It is time to leave LastPass? Wireless keyboards can spy on you! A gov’t agency finally gets 2FA, and Android security notifications are now a thing.. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2016/07/27/zero_day_hole_can_pwn_millions_of_lastpass_users_who_visit_a_site/ https://threatpost.com/lastpass-patches-ormandy-remote-compromise-flaw/119533/ http://www.pcworld.com/article/3101354/security/how-to-make-sure-youre-using-the-latest-version-of-lastpass-for-firefox.html https://blog.lastpass.com/2016/07/lastpass-security-updates.html/ https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=884 https://www.wired.com/2016/07/radio-hack-steals-keystrokes-millions-wireless-keyboards/ http://www.keysniffer.net/affected-devices/ […]

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Deploying an OpenVPN server in minutes with one simple script, plus clients configuring Android and automating connections on the WiFi Pineapple. New dates available for Pentest With Hak5! See info at http://pentestwithhak5.com/ ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— https://github.com/Nyr/openvpn-install wget https://git.io/vpn -O openvpn-install.sh && bash openvpn-install.sh Setting […]

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HummingBad hits 85 MILLION Android devices, Comcast and Netflix bury the hatchet, one badass botnet built from security cameras… and the FBI Says Don’t Indict Hillary Clinton. Today, on ThreatWire! ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: FBI Finishes Clinton Investigation http://www.theverge.com/2016/7/5/12096364/hillary-clinton-email-probe-fbi-indict-private-server Comcast & Netflix Bury The […]

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Skimming ALL THE ATMS, #IoT is a problem, Wearables #InternetOfThings might be worse… and, hey, thumb drives… so much potential! This time on ThreatWire ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.org Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— ATM Skimming Attacks Up 546% http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/04/a-dramatic-rise-in-atm-skimming-attacks/ http://krebsonsecurity.com/2016/02/skimmers-hijack-atm-network-cables/ IoT Developers Say Software Is the Problem… http://www.evansdata.com/press/viewRelease.php?pressID=233 Wearable IoT: […]

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The ENCRYPT Act of 2016, the IRS website is hacked again… a malware bot is taking over Androids, and bitcoins are being stolen from Brain Wallets. All that coming up now on ThreatWire. ——————————- Shop: http://www.hakshop.com Support: http://www.patreon.com/threatwire Subscribe: http://www.youtube.com/hak5 Our Site: http://www.hak5.wpengine.com Contact Us: http://www.twitter.com/hak5 —————————— Links: The ENCRYPT Act of 2016 is here […]

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Suicides, extortion, and a $500,000 bounty for Impact Team… it’s gotten ugly at Ashley Madison.com. Amazon’s dropping Flash ads in September. China’s arrested 15,000 that “jeopardized Internet security” tho that does not mean what you think it means. Patch WordPress, there’s some nasty exploits. Some Android browsers have Zero Day flaws, and will Microsoft ever […]

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We’ve got reviews of the LIVA X2 Mini PC, and the Smanos W020i WiFi Alarm and Wireless Camera Kit, more Skylake info from IDF, three awesome free windows apps, how to block phone numbers in Android, and what happens when you use your favorite video streaming gear on vacation! —— Download the video. Subscribe To […]

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Automotive hacking is in its infancy, and already you can see a clear path to failure… just look at how Tesla responsds to hackers compared to Chrysler. Ars Technica calls it: Android updates are a complete failure when it comes to patching security flaws. Ubiquiti Networks makes awesome networking gear… and got taken for $46 […]

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