Podcasts

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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S2 Ep5 - Phishing, eavesdropping voice assistants and quick fire questions


This week on the Naked Security podcast we discuss whether big tech companies are spying on you and the latest phishing scams. Do you have a question? Let us know and we’ll answer them next week. With Anna Brading, Ben Jones and Matt Boddy. Humans are listening to your voice recordings – Our articles are below: Microsoft: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/09/your-skype-translator-calls-may-be-heard-by-humans/ And then updating its policy: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/16/microsoft-wont-shift-on-ai-recordings-policy/ Facebook: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/15/facebook-got-humans-to-listen-in-on-some-messenger-voice-chats/ Google and Apple: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/05/google-and-apple-suspend-contractor-access-to-voice-recordings/ Apple saying no to backdoor the San Bernadino terrorist’s iPhone: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2016/02/17/apple-says-no-to-iphone-backdoor-in-terror-case/ Sophos says No Backdoors: https://sophos.com/nobackdoors/ Phishing article Matt mentions: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2019/08/20/serious-security-phishing-in-the-cloud-the-freemium-way/ Matt, Ben and Mark did some RDP research: https://sophos.com/rdp







S2 Ep4 - iPhone holes, Android malware and romance scams


S2 Ep4 - iPhone holes, Android malware and romance scams by Sophos







S2 Ep3 - Ransomware, surveillance and data theft


The Naked Security podcast tells you how to keep crooks out of your home network, discusses whether the government should be able to read our private messages or not, and digs into the crooks behind the Baldr malware. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Mark Stockley and Ben Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/nas-vendors-hit-by-brute-force https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/ep-025-business-email-compromise https://sophos.com/rdp https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/five-eyes-nations-demand-access