Sophos experts get to grips with news, opinion, advice and research in these easily-digested, professionally-presented and informative podcasts.

  • Enjoy our weekly Chet Chat, where our resident experts take 15 minutes to give you "the news you can use," talking you through the latest issues in a way you can learn from them.
  • Learn more about specific topics in our Techknow series, where our experts explore, explain and hopefully help you to understand all sorts of security issues, from SSL to two-factor authentication.

You'll be entertained, and for that matter amused, but all our podcasts are serious at heart - we aim to help you improve your own security posture without taking up hours of your time.

Perfect listening for a coffee break or on your daily commute.

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Chet Chat 143 - Apr 16, 2014

From the latest Heartbleed revelations to various successes by law enforcement, Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin take you through the big computer security stories of the week. Be entertained as you learn from the news, all in our regular quarter-hour podcast format.

Chet Chat 142 - Apr 10, 2014

Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin help you to understand - and explain what you can do about - the big ticket security news items of the past week. The epic "Heartbleed" bug in OpenSSL, the last patches ever for XP and Office 2003, and Apple's attitude to updates and support all come under the microscope.

Chet Chat 141 - Apr 2, 2014

Chet and Duck get together once again to look at the week's news with their usual blend of humor, insight and informed intensity. There's Adobe's password breach revisited (in poetic form, no less), why there are 42 days left in Windows XP, how Snapchat dissed the US legislature, and what World Backup Day really ought to mean to you...