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.

Download and listen to our experts anytime, anywhere


Ep. 028 - SPEWS, Android security and scary Facebook messages


The Naked Security podcast tells you how to make your web signup forms safer, explains how Android phones can be used as security tokens, and looks into a Facebook "hidden message" that escaped into the wild.. With Anna Brading. Paul Ducklin and Matthew Boddy. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/serious-security-how-web-forms-can-steal https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/android-phones-transformed-into-anti-phishing https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/facebook-admits-supply-chain-data-leak Music by: https://purple-planet.com/







Ep. 027 - Honeypots, GPS rollover and the MySpace data vortex


The Naked Security podcast reveals how long you can expect to go unnoticed online, explains why we still have applications where every bit matters, and comes up with a new vocabulary for "data loss" on the scale of MySpace's music file implosion. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Matthew Boddy and Benedict Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/knock-and-dont-run https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/ep-025 https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/serious-security-gps-week-rollover https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/myspace-songs-come-back Music by: https://purple-planet.com/







Ep. 026 - Android bloatware, hackable routers and website attacks


The Naked Security podcast looks into the annoying problem of bloatware on Android phones, explains a zero-day bug in a TP-Link router and how it turned into bad PR, and gives you advice on how to keep crooks out of your web server. With Anna Brading, Paul Ducklin, Matthew Boddy and Benedict Jones. This week's links: https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/preinstalled-android-software https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/tp-link-router-zero-day https://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/supermarket-patches-its-web Music by: https://purple-planet.com/