BioStar2 Biometric Data Breach

Biometric Security Data Breach, Critical Windows Vulnerabilities, FBI Data Harvesting

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 82 for August 19th 2019: The BioStar2 biometric security data breach, wormable vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows, and the FBI trying to harvest your social media data. Can you believe that this week Read more about Biometric Security Data Breach, Critical Windows Vulnerabilities, FBI Data Harvesting[…]

Capital One Data Breach

Capital One Data Breach, Equifax Settlement Payouts, Nextdoor App Scams

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for August 5th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: everything you need to know about the Capital One data breach, changes in the payouts from the Equifax settlement, and Nextdoor app scams. If you happen to be in the cybersecurity industry this week is Read more about Capital One Data Breach, Equifax Settlement Payouts, Nextdoor App Scams[…]

Equifax Data Breach Settlement

Equifax Settlement, Android Video File Exploit, Encryption Backdoors

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for July 29th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Details on the Equifax breach settlement, why your Android phone could be exploited by simply watching a video file, and encryption backdoors being requested by world-wide governments. Can you believe that its almost August and Read more about Equifax Settlement, Android Video File Exploit, Encryption Backdoors[…]

FaceApp, Facebook's $5B fine, Amazon Brushing Scams

FaceApp Privacy Panic, Facebook’s 5 Billion Dollar Fine, Amazon Brushing Scams

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for July 22nd 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: The FaceApp privacy panic, Facebook’s 5 billion dollar fine from the FTC, and what you need to know about two new types of Amazon scams. Traveling internationally this summer? If so, make sure you protect Read more about FaceApp Privacy Panic, Facebook’s 5 Billion Dollar Fine, Amazon Brushing Scams[…]

The US Customs and Border Protection Agency Data Breach

US Customs and Border Protection Data Breach, Sign in with Apple, Leaked Facebook Emails

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for June 17th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: the US Customs and Border Protection data breach, the new sign in with Apple button, and more leaked Facebook emails. Protect your digital privacy with Silent Pocket’s product line of patented Faraday bags, phone cases, Read more about US Customs and Border Protection Data Breach, Sign in with Apple, Leaked Facebook Emails[…]

Quest Diagnostics data breach

Quest Diagnostics Data Breach, Google’s Network Outage, US Visa Applicants and Social Media Names

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for June 10th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: the Quest Diagnostics and LabCorp Data Breach, what happens to your smart devices when the Internet goes down, and US visa applicants now required to share their social media names. Protect your digital privacy with Read more about Quest Diagnostics Data Breach, Google’s Network Outage, US Visa Applicants and Social Media Names[…]

Huawei's US technology ban

Equifax Downgraded, Huawei Ban, Google is Tracking Your Purchases

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for May 27th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Investment firm Moody’s downgrades Equifax, Huawei’s US technology ban, and how Google is tracking all your purchases. Protect your digital privacy with Silent Pocket’s product line of patented Faraday bags, phone cases, and wallets which Read more about Equifax Downgraded, Huawei Ban, Google is Tracking Your Purchases[…]

Are camera's recording you on an airplane?

The End of Password Expiration Policies, Seat-Back Camera’s on Airplanes, Unknown Data Breach

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for May 6th 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Is this the end of password expiration policies, are there camera’s recording you on an airplane, and the unknown data breach exposing 80 million records. Protect your digital privacy with Silent Pocket’s product line of Read more about The End of Password Expiration Policies, Seat-Back Camera’s on Airplanes, Unknown Data Breach[…]

Cybersecurity Training and Certifications

The State of Cybersecurity Training and Certifications with Kevin Johnson

In episode 87 of our monthly show, frequent guest Kevin Johnson joins us to discuss the current state of cybersecurity training and certifications. If you’re currently in the industry or pursuing a career in cybersecurity this is one episode not to miss! Tom and Kevin cover the following topics: What’s the state of training and Read more about The State of Cybersecurity Training and Certifications with Kevin Johnson[…]

Microsoft Emails Hacked

Microsoft Email Hacked, Instagram Nasty List Phishing Scam, Facebook Third-Party Data Deals

This is your Shared Security Weekly Blaze for April 22nd 2019 with your host, Tom Eston. In this week’s episode: Microsoft email services hacked, the Instagram “Nasty List” phishing scam, and Facebook’s attempted deals to sell your data. Protect your digital privacy with Silent Pocket’s product line of patented Faraday bags, phone cases, and wallets Read more about Microsoft Email Hacked, Instagram Nasty List Phishing Scam, Facebook Third-Party Data Deals[…]

Free Facebook Privacy & Security Guide!

Recently updated with the latest 2019 Facebook updates, our Facebook Privacy & Security Guide walks you through a baseline of privacy and security settings on Facebook so you can limit as much personal information as possible while still being social. In this guide you'll learn about:

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