Published Jul 14 2012 by Naked Security - Sophos

SSCC 94 - internet meltdown, Microsoft's XML exploit patch, malware in the App Store, "a virus ate my homework" and password thefts galore

Paul Ducklin joins Chet once again to discuss the latest security news. This week's topics include DNS Changer, Patch Tuesday, Find and Call, San Diego's fireworks fiasco and password breaches

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