In this week’s episode of the “Smashing Security” podcast, cybersecurity experts Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault discuss various cybersecurity incidents. One of the incidents involves a plastic surgeon, Dr 90210, whose patients’ plastic surgery photos and other sensitive information were leaked by hackers. Another incident involves emails sent to the US military ending up in the wrong hands. Additionally, the podcast explores the potential threat of script kiddies utilizing generative AI for Business Email Compromise attacks.
The podcast features Maria Varmazis, a cybersecurity journalist from T-Minus Space Daily, as a guest. Listeners are warned that the podcast may contain explicit language and adult themes.
The episode also includes sponsored content from Kolide and ClearVPN. Kolide offers Device Trust for Okta, ensuring that only secure devices can access cloud apps. ClearVPN provides users with the ability to browse the internet privately, hide their IP addresses, and bypass geo-restrictions.
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Graham Cluley, the co-host of the podcast, is a veteran of the cybersecurity industry with extensive experience in the field. He has worked for various security companies and is known for his expertise in cybersecurity, hackers, and online privacy. Cluley is an international public speaker and frequently appears in the media to discuss cybersecurity-related topics. He can be followed on Twitter, Mastodon, Bluesky, or contacted via email.