176: Hacking hacks and university attacks
Journalists spying on their rivals, the NHS rejects Apple and Google's approach to Coronavirus-tracing, and universities are hit by an old-fashioned sexy lady attack.
All this and much much more is discussed in the latest edition of the "Smashing Security" podcast by computer security veterans Graham Cluley and Carole Theriault, joined this week by special guest Rik Ferguson.
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Theme tune: "Vinyl Memories" by Mikael Manvelyan.
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Special Guest: Rik Ferguson.
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- Financial Times reporter accessed private calls at Independent and Evening Standard — The Independent.
- FT suspends journalist accused of listening to rival outlets' Zoom calls — The Guardian.
- Sky News admits it hacked Canoe Man’s email — Naked Security.
- Is it ever acceptable for a journalist to hack into somebody else’s email? — Naked Security.
- NHS rejects Apple-Google coronavirus app plan — BBC News.
- Threat Actors Repurpose Hupigon in Adult Dating Attacks Targeting US Universities — Proofpoint.
- Warwick University kept data hack secret from students and staff — Birmingham Live.
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