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Cybersecurity in the News with Graham Cluley

Twenty years ago, cybersecurity was something that only nerds talked about. Now cybersecurity has gone mainstream. Listen in as we talk about common scams, the recent Twitter hack, and organized crime with Graham Cluley from The Smashing Security Podcast. Graham Cluley has been working in the computer security industry since the early 1990’s. He was in…

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Privacy and Security with Rebecca Herold

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve rapidly changed the way we work, how we play, and how we’re educated. This sudden shift leaves us and our families exposed to privacy and security risks we previously hadn’t thought about or planned for. Listen up for any blindspots you might have. Our guest today is Rebecca Herold.…

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Stalkerware with John Bambenek

I’m contacted by people on a regular basis who believe that their devices have been compromised and that they’re being stalked and spied on. Sometimes they’ve misinterpreted what they’re looking at but sometimes they are actually being digitally stalked. Find out what to do about it in this episode.  Today’s guest is John Bambenek. John…

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SIM Swapping with Haseeb Awan

I’ve been telling people for years that they need to implement two-factor authentication wherever possible.  Now that you’ve done that, imagine the havoc that would happen if those security codes were sent to somebody else enabling them to access your email, social media accounts, and worse your bank accounts. It is called SIM swapping, porting…

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Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sociopaths with Dr. Ramani Durvasula

Just because someone isn’t trying to scam you out of your hard-earned money doesn’t mean that they don’t see you as a pawn, stepping stone, or a means to an end. Find out how to protect yourself from a narcissist. Our guest today is Dr. Ramani Durvasula.  Dr. Ramani Durvasula is one of the world-leading…

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Credit Card Skimming with Scott Schober

We’ve all had that random fraudulent charge show up on our credit card and we wonder how did that happen.  Do I need to cancel my credit card? Do I need to get a new one?  Today we talk about credit card skimming with Scott Schober.  Scott Schober is the president and CEO of Berkeley…

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Tracking Scammers with Wayne May

Many of us have seen James Veitch’s comedic YouTube videos of him interacting with email scammers.  Today’s guest shares how he helps real-world victims of those scams and he has participated in taking down criminal enterprises.  Wayne May is the owner of scamsurvivors.com. He began as a scam baiter in 2005 before concentrating and helping the…

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Red Collar Crime with Richard Brody

Accounting doesn’t sound like a sexy career choice.  How about forensic accounting and getting to work with the FBI and Secret Service?  Now that’s getting interesting.  White-collar crime is typically committed by business or government professionals that engage in fraud, insider trader, embezzlement, or cybercrime.  It can destroy companies, individuals, and families.  What happens when…

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