Security 03 – NSA (Part 1 of Many)

New information came out proving that Google and Yahoo were correct in their statement that they have not given or allowed the NSA to come in and parse user data. On today’s show we discuss how the NSA tapped Google and Yahoo at the weakest link.

Show Notes:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/nsa-infiltrates-links-to-yahoo-google-data-centers-worldwide-snowden-documents-say/2013/10/30/e51d661e-4166-11e3-8b74-d89d714ca4dd_story.html


Security 02 – Money, Money, Money

If you had to send money to someone, how would you do it? On today’s show we discuss means of sending money online the simplest, fastest, and most secure way. We discuss the new game in town with Square Cash, and compare it to both Google Wallet, and traditional Bill Pays from a bank. We then look at the security of Square Cash, and Tom gives his verdict.

Show Notes:
Square | SquareUp.com
Google Wallet | Wallet


Security 01 – Pilot

Welcome to our podcast on security. Our goal is to take complicated issues and break them down for the average person. On our first episode of inSecurity, we discuss what it means to have your buddy list and address book shared with the NSA. Next we tackle what is meant by Glen Greenwald with “The worst is yet to come.” We finish up discussing Tom’s talk on security should be shiny.