Oct 12, 2018
Eric and Jon both use chat support for network gear, the Bloomberg story gets stranger, and a double pile on Facebook and Google Plus. Microsoft joins OIN, opening up its patent portfolio. For fun Eric likes The Good Place, and Jon likes both The Broken Earth trilogy as well as binary layout optimization(??).
Oct 6, 2018
Burgerville isn't safe from data breaches, despite their fabulous fresh fruit milkshakes. The GRU minions make some rookie mistakes. Aaaand, boom. Bloomberg drops the "All your hardware are belong to us" bomb. Eric likes Volkswagen, Jon likes doodles, and they both like Weird Al...
Sep 28, 2018
A class action lawsuit is filed for NCIX data sale, 854 million worth of cryptocurrency has been stolen in 2018, and Monero fixed a catastrophic bug which would allow someone to 'print' money. Google backs off forced logins to chrome after pressure from the community. Why we have insecure software, and Facebook...
Sep 23, 2018
Right to Repair is back with Tractor Talk. Eric chats cryptocurrency losses and potential losses. Jon agrees with Jeff, there is only security - and what happens to computer data when a company goes under? Eric hikes a volcano and Jon freezes his credit.
Sep 15, 2018
Eric talks Blockchain security at LA conference, another MongoDB is exposed on the internet, and California poised to pass an IoT security law. Aadhaar grand challenge (episode 32) accepted -- evidently Aadhaar enrollment software is routinely modified. For fun, Eric suggests the Netflix Origins series, and Jon collects...