Security 184 – WPA3

Is Google Reading your email? Well, did you allow it in permissions: https://www.bbc.com/news/technology-44699263

Time to talk more about permissions: https://myaccount.google.com/permissi…

WPA 3:  https://www.howtogeek.com/339765/what-is-wpa3-and-when-will-i-get-it-on-my-wi-fi/

And your reminder that commercial VPNs are still terrible. Create your own, it isn’t that hard:

Algo: https://blog.trailofbits.com/2016/12/…

PiVPN: http://www.pivpn.io/

Security – 181 – Reboot Your Router

The FBI tells us to reboot our router (go on, we can wait)

More Malware on Android phones

Troy Hunt shows us the Password light

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2018/05/fbi-tells-router-users-to-reboot-now-to-kill-malware-infecting-500k-devices/

https://www.engadget.com/2018/05/24/report-finds-android-malware-pre-installed-on-hundreds-of-phones/

https://www.troyhunt.com/pwned-passwords-in-practice-real-world-examples-of-blocking-the-worst-passwords/

https://www.troyhunt.com/have-i-been-pwned-is-now-partnering-with-1password/

Security 180 – #Efail

we cover what this new PGP vulnerability is, we talk about a big goof from signal, and we finish with your cell phone location data:

https://efail.de/

https://lists.gnupg.org/pipermail/gnupg-users/2018-May/060334.html

https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/05/tracking-firm-locationsmart-leaked-location-data-for-customers-of-all-major-u-s-mobile-carriers-in-real-time-via-its-web-site/

https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2018/05/senate-voted-stand-net-neutrality-now-tell-house-do-same