Bitcoin

Bill Gates’ YouTube Bitcoin Giveaway (Of Course Not)

More than 30 popular YouTube channels livecasting Bill Gates asking for a small Bitcoin payment and promising you'll double your money ...
Security Boulevard

Building Blocks: Professionally Evil Fundamentals Series

We at Secure Ideas love security education. What we enjoy even more is affordable security education. So we decided to start a Professionally Evil Fundamentals Video series. These are short definition videos ...
Phishing attacks exploit YouTube redirects to catch the unwary

Phishing attacks exploit YouTube redirects to catch the unwary

Attackers are increasingly exploiting the fact that email gateways turn a blind eye to links to popular sites such as YouTube, in order to phish passwords from unsuspecting computer users. Researcher Ashley ...
YouTube Takes New Measures to Combat Disinformation Ahead of US Elections

YouTube Takes New Measures to Combat Disinformation Ahead of US Elections

YouTube says it is making changes to its platform in advance of the 2020 United States elections in an effort to curb the spread of false information about candidates or the election ...
Backdoored Phishing Kits are still popular

Backdoored Phishing Kits are still popular

What did you do for the holidays? If you're a cybercrime geek you probably took advantage of some of the extra time on your hands to investigate some new phishing sites, right?Jone ...
Protect Yourself from Social Media  Scams

Protect Yourself from Social Media  Scams

Social media has become a huge attack vector. Learn why social media scams such as quizzes, romance scams, and social phishing are becoming more popular and what you can do you protect ...
Firewalla Review, 15 Most Dangerous Apps for Kids, Rise of the Deepfake

Firewalla Review, 15 Most Dangerous Apps for Kids, Rise of the Deepfake

In episode 93 of our monthly show we review the Firewalla home network device, talk about the 15 most dangerous (or scary) apps for kids that parents need to be aware of, ...

Microsoft OneDrive Personal Vault, Google’s New Privacy and Security Controls, REAL ID Deadline

You’re listening to the Shared Security Podcast, exploring the trust you put in people, apps, and technology…with your host, Tom Eston. In episode 89 for October 7th 2019: Microsoft’s new OneDrive personal ...

YouTube Attacks to Watch Out For in 2019

YouTube, the world’s top provider of streaming multimedia content, keeps reaching new heights in terms of its popularity. Nearly two billion monthly users and five billion videos watched every single day – ...
YouTube Disables Comment Feature on Videos with Minors

YouTube Disables Comment Feature on Videos with Minors

Google-owned entertainment platform YouTube is taking urgent steps to ensure the safety of the younger members of its audience. A newly developed machine learning algorithm will help classify comments more effectively to ...