Security In Five Podcast
Security In 5 brings you security news, tips and opinions on information IT and general security in about five minutes. Straight and to the point information in a timeframe you can easily listen to in one sitting. Whether you are a security professional or someone that wants to keep personal data safe this podcast will cover everyone.
Be aware, be safe, welcome to Security In 5.
Episode 966 - How QR Codes Can Be Abused, The Vaccination Site Story
Thursday 29 April 2021
: QR Codes are a convenient and popular way to get people and customers driven to a website or app. A simple camera shot is all you need to...
Episode 965 - The Biggest Privacy Improvement Is Here, iOS 14.5 Is Released, Update Now
Wednesday 28 April 2021
: iOS 14.5 has finally been released and ushers in the biggest privacy improvement in the Internet's history. This episode talks about the new...
Episode 964 - Janitor Is Fired For Not Installing Employer's Smartphone Tracking App
Tuesday 27 April 2021
: Tracking employees for productivity reasons may sound like a good idea. However, there are many legal considerations you need to be aware...
Episode 963 - University Of Minnesota Gets Banned From Linux Kernel Project
Monday 26 April 2021
: The Linux Kernel Project is an open-source community but that doesn't mean it a free world, there still is oversight and control to what is...
Episode 962 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - Multiple Virtual Desktops In Windows 10
Friday 23 April 2021
: This week's tools, tips, and tricks talks about a Windows 10 productivity trick. Did you know you can have multiple virtual desktops in...
Episode 961 - Amazon One Palm Scanning Is About Identity Not Payments
Thursday 22 April 2021
: Amazon is expanding their Amazon One palm scanning technology into Whole Foods. This episode talks about what this is and some concerns...
Episode 960 - The Most Important Privacy Control Improvement In History Is Coming Next Week
Thursday 22 April 2021
: Next week Apple is expected to release iOS 14.5. This update will be the biggest improvement to user privacy in the history of the internet....
Episode 959 - Geico Had Drivers Licenses Potentially Leaked, Why This Is A Big Problem For People
Tuesday 20 April 2021
: Geico is the next company to announce they had sensitive customer data leaked. This episode talks about the leak and what fraudsters could...
Episode 958 - Time To Put Two-Factor On Your Kid's Instagram Account
Monday 19 April 2021
: Instagram is one of the most popular social media apps. Young people especially are heavy users of this app and you should know how to...
Episode 957 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - KeePass Password Vault
Friday 16 April 2021
: This week's tools, tips and tricks episode talks about a password vault. KeePass is a free, open-source password vault for your local PC....
Episode 956 - Kansas Man Charged With Tampering With Public Water System Computers
Thursday 15 April 2021
: The cyber threat to our nation's infrastructure is real. This episode talks about another security incident with a local water supply and...
Episode 955 - Mother - Daughter Duo Arrested For Hacking Homecoming Queen Votes
Wednesday 14 April 2021
: People hack all the time for many reasons. This story is unique because it's about a mother and daughter team but why they were hacking....
Episode 954 - A Case Study In The Importance Of Insider Threat Monitoring
Tuesday 13 April 2021
: Insider threats are just a big of a risk to your company as external threats when you look at the statistics. This episode talks about a...
Episode 953 - 500 Million Records From LinkedIn Leaked, But It Was Not A Breach
Monday 12 April 2021
: This week another social media platform had a large amount of user data offered online. LinkedIn had 500 million users' information put up...
Episode 952 - Tools, Tips and Tricks - HaveIBeenPwned Phone Numbers
Saturday 10 April 2021
: This week's tools, tips, and tricks talk about a new feature on HaveIBeenPwned.com. You can now search for your phone number. This episode...
Episode 951 - What To Do With Passwords In The Event Of Tragedy
Thursday 08 April 2021
: Password vaults are the best solution to maintain and secure your account's credentials and other sensitive data. What do you do if you are...
Episode 950 - U.S. Strategic Command Sends Out Cryptic Tweet, The Reason Is Hilarious
Wednesday 07 April 2021
: Last week the U.S. Strategic Command send out a cryptic tweet. This caused concern and conspiracies to fly wild on what it meant. This...
Episode 949 - Learn On Listenable
Tuesday 06 April 2021
: Listenable is a resource full of a mirco-learning lessons on a wide range of topics. I have created a Cybersecurity course but I have also...
Episode 948 - Facebook User Info Leaked On 533 Million People
Monday 05 April 2021
: A collection of Facebook user information has been put up for sale. This is a huge leak, 533 million people are impacted. This episode talks...
Bonus Episode - Security In Five Back On Monday
Friday 02 April 2021
: Security In Five took a little break. This bonus episode talks about where I was, what I was doing and when I'll be back with regular...
Episode 946 - Taking A LIttle Spring Break 2021
Monday 22 March 2021
: After 4 years I am going to take an extended vacation from the show. It's Spring Break time and this episode talks about things I have in...
Episode 945 - Dropbox Offering Their Password Vault For Free
Thursday 18 March 2021
: Password practices is vital and the easiest improvement you can make with your security posture. Using a password vault is the best way to...
Episode 944 - Time To Move Off Microsoft Edge Legacy Browser... Now
Wednesday 17 March 2021
: Microsoft has depreciated their Edge Legacy browser and now the clock is ticking. This episode talks about what you should do if you still...
Episode 943 - Apple Privacy Label Portal
Tuesday 16 March 2021
: Apple has updated their privacy label portal for all of Apple's apps. The privacy labels help you understand what Apple is collecting from...
Episode 942 - Why Facebooks Hates Apples iOS 14.5 Privacy Update
Monday 15 March 2021
: Apple will be releasing iOS 14.5 very soon. This update delivers a huge improvement to user's privacy by allowing users to directly restrict...