Chester Wisniewski

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Name: Chester Wisniewski
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Recycled code causing bugs with popular Android apps

Android has long had the reputation of being a buggy system, despite research showing that Android is actually more stable than iOS . However, that's not to say there aren't bugs in Android; and, new research from the firm that first uncovered Heartbleed ... [Published Phone Arena - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Android's Most Popular Apps Are Lousy With Bugs, Researchers Find

About half of the 50 most popular Android apps have vulnerabilities, and the reckless reuse of code libraries is the blame, according to the researchers who uncovered  the Heartbleed security bug. Codenomicon , the IT research firm first to publish ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Bug, OpenSSL, Security, WhatsApp
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Russia Offers 3.9 Million Rubles for Defeating Tor Network Anonymity

Russia is looking for hackers to help take down the anonymity of the Tor network.In a posting to Russia government's procurement portal earlier this month , the country's Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) offered a 3.9 million rubles (roughly $109,000 ... [Published Security Week - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Chet Chat 157 - July 23, 2014

Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin look for lessons in the latest computer security news.In this week's podcast: how to make SoHo routers more secure; how to decide if you can trust your browser; UK law enforcement takes aim at a banking ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Sophos Techknow - Firewalls Demystified

Join Sophos experts Paul Ducklin and Chester Wisniewski as they take a clear but entertaining trip through the components you'll find in a modern network firewall, helping you to understand the what, how and why of each part.Whether you're an IT professional ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Chet Chat 156 - July 16, 2014

Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin are back with this week's Chet Chat security podcast, turning plain old news into advice you can use.In this episode: Warbiking in Manhattan; buffer overflow hubris for Google; why you don't/do/don't/do ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

SSCC 156 – Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for Google, and how less can be more [PODCAST]

Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin are back with this week's security podcast, turning plain old news into advice you can use. ... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Chet Chat 154 - July 3, 2014

Join Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin for the latest episode of the weekly Chet Chat podcast.In this episode: Were does your country sit on the fraud list, and what can you do about it? Just how much can you trust SMSes on Android, even ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

SSCC 154: Fraud, viruses, patches and encryption (in that order!) [PODCAST]

News, opinion, advice and research!Here's our latest security podcast , featuring Sophos experts and Naked Security writers Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin .[embedded content](Audio player above not working? Download the MP3, or listen on Soundcloud ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 04 2014]
Entities: Virus, Encryption, Fraud
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 3 reports

SSCC 153: TrueCrypt, Towelroot, Cryptowall, and spam in Canada [PODCAST]

Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin present this week's edition of the regular Sophos security podcast, the "Chet Chat."In this episode: the TrueCrypt saga continues; the Towelroot software for unlocking Androids; ransomware after CryptoLocker; and C ... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 3 reports

SSCC 152 - PF Chang's, TrueCrypt (still!), the Twitter worm and the cost of scammers [PODCAST]

Sophos security experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin turn their attention on the week's security news.As usual, they extract plenty of useful lessons during their insightful dissection of the latest issues... ... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 3 reports

SSCC 151 - Measuring vulns, Apple and Wi-Fi privacy, Android ransomware and more [PODCAST]

It's our weekly security pocast!Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin dig into the latest security news for lessons we can all learn... ... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jun 12 2014]
Entities: Ransomware, Wi-Fi, Android

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Recycled code causing bugs with popular Android... [Published Phone Arena - 10 hours ago]
Android's Most Popular Apps Are Lousy With Bugs... [Published ReadWriteWeb - 12 hours ago]
Russia Offers 3.9 Million Rubles for Defeating ... [Published Security Week - Jul 28 2014]
Chet Chat 157 - July 23, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 24 2014]
Sophos Techknow - Firewalls Demystified [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 21 2014]
Chet Chat 156 - July 16, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 16 2014]
SSCC 156 – Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jul 16 2014]
SSCC 156 - Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jul 16 2014]
SSCC 156 - Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Naked Security - Sophos - Jul 16 2014]
E-ZPass drivers warned about Phishing scam [Published CSO Magazine - Jul 14 2014]
Patch Tuesday wrap-up, July 2014 - Adobe fixes ... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 09 2014]
Chet Chat 154 - July 3, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 04 2014]
SSCC 154: Fraud, viruses, patches and encryptio... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 04 2014]
Coinbase wallet app in SSL/TLS SNAFU, joins the... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jul 04 2014]
Chet Chat 153 - June 25, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jun 25 2014]
SSCC 153: TrueCrypt, Towelroot, Cryptowall, and... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jun 25 2014]
SSCC 153: TrueCrypt, Towelroot, Cryptowall, and... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jun 25 2014]
SSCC 153: TrueCrypt, Towelroot, Cryptowall, and... [Published Naked Security - Sophos - Jun 25 2014]
Chet Chat 152 - June 19, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jun 19 2014]
SSCC 152 - PF Chang's, TrueCrypt (still!), the ... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jun 19 2014]
SSCC 152 – PF Chang’s, TrueCrypt (still!), the ... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jun 19 2014]
SSCC 152 - PF Chang's, TrueCrypt (still!), the ... [Published Naked Security - Sophos - Jun 19 2014]
Google's after your health data with 'Google Fi... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jun 16 2014]
Chet Chat 151 - June 11, 2014 [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jun 12 2014]
SSCC 151 - Measuring vulns, Apple and Wi-Fi pri... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jun 12 2014]
SSCC 151 – Measuring vulns, Apple and Wi-Fi pri... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jun 12 2014]
SSCC 151 - Measuring vulns, Apple and Wi-Fi pri... [Published Naked Security - Sophos - Jun 12 2014]
Gameover and CryptoLocker revisited - the impor... [Published Sophos Anti Virus - Jun 09 2014]
SSCC 147 – Why Snapchat will have to tell you t... [Published Security Bloggers Network - May 15 2014]
SSCC 147 - Why Snapchat will have to tell you t... [Published Naked Security Podcast - May 15 2014]
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Android's Most Popular Apps Are Lousy With Bugs... [Published ReadWriteWeb - 12 hours ago]
About half of the 50 most popular Android apps have vulnerabilities, and the reckless reuse of code libraries is the blame, according to the researchers who uncovered  the Heartbleed security bug. Codenomicon , the IT research firm first to publish ...
SSCC 156 – Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jul 16 2014]
Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin are back with this week's security podcast, turning plain old news into advice you can use. ...
SSCC 156 - Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Naked Security Podcast - Jul 16 2014]
Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin are back with this week's security podcast, turning plain old news into advice you can use. ...
SSCC 156 - Warbiking in Manhattan, hubris for G... [Published Naked Security - Sophos - Jul 16 2014]
Sophos experts Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin are back with this week's security podcast, turning plain old news into advice you can use. ...
SSCC 153: TrueCrypt, Towelroot, Cryptowall, and... [Published Security Bloggers Network - Jun 25 2014]
Chester Wisniewski and Paul Ducklin present this week's edition of the regular Sophos security podcast, the "Chet Chat."In this episode: the TrueCrypt saga continues; the Towelroot software for unlocking Androids; ransomware after CryptoLocker; and C ...
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