Security 278 – Phone Registration

We talk about how NJ is going to allow you to put your car registration in Apple Wallet. On the surface it looks good, but in reality, why?

https://www.nj.com/traffic/2021/11/new-nj-vehicle-registration-law-has-some-drivers-worried-about-privacy-cops-looking-at-their-phones.html

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Security 276 – Epik Hack

On today’s show we cover all the news that literally broke in the last three days:
1) Epik Hack: https://threatpost.com/epik-confirms-hack-data/174872/
2) Facebook WhistleBlower: https://gizmodo.com/9-horrifying-facts-from-the-facebook-whistleblowers-new-1847791184
3) Do we really need a VPN? : https://www.vice.com/en/article/xgxnwk/you-probably-dont-need-a-vpn

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Security 275 – Maybe a Privacy Violation?

We cover three stories about potential violations of privacy, but maybe not?

https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2021/09/privacy-focused-protonmail-provided-a-users-ip-address-to-authorities/

https://gizmodo.com/whatsapp-moderators-can-read-your-messages-1847629241

https://www.apple.com/child-safety/

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