Posts Tagged ‘Security Now!’

“I love it when a plan comes together.”  – John ‘Hannibal’ Smith – The A team

The plan came together when I received an email after subscribing to Troy Hunt’s “Have I been pwned” website notifying me that my account (email address and password) was part of the recently made available LinkedIn 2012 data breach.


UniquePasswordsBlogChuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld

September 1, 2014

This blog post is long over due. I felt with the almost daily announcements in the media of a company losing our sensitive data, such the highly publicized Heartbleed vulnerability, Target and E-Bay breach and multiple StubHub account violation, it was time to start the conversation about the need for strong, random, unique passwords.


You could have an open backdoor to your router and your system.

Chuck Talking Tech / by Chuck Bienenfeld
January 11, 2013

One of the podcasts I find most valuable is Steve Gibson’s “Security Now” on the TWIT network.  This week Steve covered a well know hacker’s posting which exposed a port vulnerability on several popular router.